Lawn Maintenance & Repair

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How to Care for Your Lawn as a Pet Owner

Protect both your yard and your fuzzy friends.

Hidden Causes of Lawn Damage

If your lawn looks unhealthy, here's how to figure out why.

How to Dethatch Your Lawn in the Spring

Dethatch your lawn every spring for healthy, vibrant grass.

Lazy Lawn Care Tips

There are some easy ways to maintain a great-looking yard.

Keep These 5 Types of Plants Away from Your Lawn

These plants will do more harm than good.

The Root of Common Lawn Problems

So you've been working feverishly on your lawn-fertilizing, watering, aerating, mulching, maybe even

How to Have Great Soil

The key to having a great garden lies within your soil. Without good soil, anything you try to plant,

Catch Basin

A catch basin helps take out debris like leaves, garbage, and mud from a drainage system. Many people

Answers Lawn Care and Fertilization Questions #1

Q. Is it a good idea to apply weed and feed fertilizer immediately after cutting your lawn?A. The grass

Turf Lawn vs Natural Grass

Turf lawns are cheaper and easier to maintain.

How to Avoid Common Mistakes in Lawn Care

Dull lawnmower blades are the most common mistake.

How to Remove Sod or Grass

Removing grass needn't be a chore with these three foolproof methods.

7 Lawn Care Myths

Ever wonder if your lawn care methods are really helping?

How to Make Lawn Mowing Easier

From trimming tree branches to installing tree rings, here's a few ways to ease the chore of mowing the lawn.

Caring for Japanese Blood Grass

Plant and cultivate your Japanese blood grass with these tips.

How to Get Rid of Monkey Grass

Though monkey grass is a gardener's favorite due to its beauty, it can overtake a garden quickly.

Reseeding Your Lawn

Read this article for information on reseeding your lawn.

Get Your Lawn Ready for Spring

Concentrate on these five areas for lush lawn this spring.

Answers to Lawn Care Questions #2

From seeding to watering to fertilizing, get the answers you're looking for.

How to Keep Fescue Grass from Browning

Fescue grass is mostly found in Europe and is a cool weather grass. It is known for having a deep and

How To Adjust Mower Height

To properly adjust your mower, follow these very simple guidelines.

How To Operate A Lawn Mower

Operating a lawn mower doesn’t have to be a complicated process, but it can be a little daunting

Build A Riding Mower Trailer

Trailers can be very helpful, albeit expensive, additions to any riding mower. If a trailer is out of

Sharpening Your Push Mower Blades

Get your push mower back to max capacity with these steps.

Quackgrass vs Crabgrass

Identify and eliminate these two invasive weeds.

How to Remove Quack Grass

Remove this invasive species with the following tips.

Reviving a Dead Lawn

The 5 things you need for the green grass you want.

Five Tips for Mowing on a Steep Hill

Do a tough job safely and well by following these five tips.

How to Do Basic Lawn Repair

These basic lawn repairs can fix a lawn that's patchy, full of weeds, or overgrown

Troubleshooting Common Self-propelled Lawn Mower Problems

Don’t scrap your mower if it’s not working right. Check for these simple problems and their easy solutions first.

Is Your Dog Killing Your Grass?

Be proactive and prevent your dog from killing grass.

Push Mower Safety Precautions

As with any piece of sharp cutting engine-powered equipment, there are safety precautions that need to be followed before using it.

How to Repair an Electric Mower

Like anything else with moving parts, every now and again your electric mower is going to need some repair work done.

Safe Tree Stump Removal - 5 Methods

Tree stump in your way? Here's how to get rid of it.

How to Get a Gorgeous Lawn Using Hydroseeding

Hydroseeding produces an affordable, healthy lawn.

How to Adjust the Throttle of Your Self-Propelled Lawn Mower

Adjust the throttle to meet your speed needs.

How to Regrow a Grass Patch that Has Been Taken Over By Weeds

Weeds are invasive, but with some care you can keep them out

Lawn Care without a Lawnmower

There are environmentally friendly ways to tend your lawn.

How to Cut Grass with an Electric Mower

It's very similar to cutting with a gas-powered lawnmower.

Preventing Crabgrass

Crabgrass is an intruder for your otherwise uniform lawn.

How to Bury a Time Capsule and Avoid the Water Table

Make sure it's waterproofed anyway.

Taking Care of Your Lawn

Dethatch and aerate every spring for healthy grass.

Getting Your Lawn Ready for Winter

Proper care in the fall will prepare your lawn for spring.

Artificial Turf: 11 Advantages

More homeowners are turning to articifial turf instead of traditional grass lawns, here are 11 advantages to making the change.