Anyone who has spent hours carrying watering cans back and forth from a spigot knows how tiring and tedious it becomes.
Sprinklers resolve this problem but lead to the issue of inefficient watering because the motion does not always hit the part of the plant that absorbs the water. Rain does not always water our gardens how they need to be watered.Continue reading
A gardener is only as good as his tools. This is a very valid statement for me when I discover my lawn mower isn't cutting as well as it used to. If you mow your lawn without sharp blades, you might find that 2-3 days afterward your lawn will have a brown cast to it, which won't look good!Continue reading
I write a lot about "beautiful gardens" and my lawn is a key element of that. Keeping a lawn well-watered is as important as weeding and planting.
Watering your garden seems like it should be a simple thing to do, and it is, for the most part. How much water is too much and what time of day is the best to water, though?Continue reading
Are you frustrated with your current weed eater or string trimmer because it’s not powerful and you constantly have to hand feed new string?
Well, that would not be a problem anymore if you owned one of the best commercial weed eater models. They are specially designed to cut weeds fast and run for long periods of time without interruptions.Continue reading
Are you looking for a new lawn mower? Maybe you are wondering if now’s the right time to actually make that new lawn mower purchase. That is a really good question to ask yourself because believe it or not there are certain times of year that we feel you can get better deals on lawn mowers than at other times of the year.Continue reading
One of the most frequently planted but also most misunderstood plants is grass. Most people who care about their lawn will have a bag or two of grass seed in storage.
That leads to one of the biggest areas of confusion concerning grass seed – how long does grass seed last in storage before it is no longer usable?Continue reading
Some people like doing yard work but the majority of people would rather spend time doing something else. No matter which category you fall into the task of taking care of your landscape pretty much comes down to you being equipped with 10 essential lawn care tools.Continue reading