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Craftsman Announces Big Upgrades their Outdoor Power Equipment

Craftsman Announces Big Upgrades their Outdoor Power Equipment

40V MAX outdoor power equipment and new riding mowers are available from Craftsman right now.

Lowe's 80V MAX - Leaf Blower

Kobalt’s New 80V MAX Yard Tools

The new Kobalt 80V MAX yard tools from Lowe’s are a big step up in performance.

DeWALT Launches 40V MAX Battery-Powered Outdoor Equipment

DeWALT Launches 40V MAX Battery-Powered Outdoor Equipment

If you love the performance, quality, and durability that DeWALT is known for, you’ll love their new line of outdoor power equipment.

How to Convert Your Lawn to Drought-Tolerant Native Plants

How to Convert Your Lawn to Drought-Tolerant Native Plants

Here’s how to convert your lawn to a more water efficient landscape using drought tolerant plants.

Photo Gallery: John Deere Factory & Test Site in Greeneville

Photo Gallery: John Deere Factory & Test Site in Greeneville

Photos from our visit to the John Deere, Greeneville, TN factory where they produce the D100 series, EZTrak and S240 Sportster riding lawn mowers.

GreenIQ Manages Your Lawn and Garden Watering Schedule So You Don’t Have To

GreenIQ Manages Your Lawn and Garden Watering Schedule So You Don’t Have To

Your Smart Garden Hub can be controlled from any device across every platform.

Quikrete Walk Maker Will Have You Laying Pavers Like a Pro

Quikrete Walk Maker Will Have You Laying Pavers Like a Pro

QUIKRETE Walk Maker Building Forms are reusable plastic molds for creating patterned walks, paths, patios, courtyards, etc.

Best Practices for Peak Summer Season Lawn Maintenance

Best Practices for Peak Summer Season Lawn Maintenance

The heat is on, and hopefully your lawn is thriving. What worked in Spring doesn’t always work in Summer, so lawn equipment experts at Husqvarna shared some tips and best practices for peak summer season lawn maintenance.

Installing Landscape Lighting Into Caliche

Installing Landscape Lighting Into Caliche

Use a cordless drill and masonry bit to deal with tough caliche dirt.

Synlawn Artificial Grass Upgrades Our Backyard

Synlawn Artificial Grass Upgrades Our Backyard

If you’ve got a problem lawn, consider Synlawn artificial grass from Lowe’s which will save you time and money on your lawn.

John Deere Factory Tour and Tractor Testing

John Deere Factory Tour and Tractor Testing

Behind the scenes at the John Deere factory where their compact tractors are built and tested.

Husqvarna 1650EXL Snow Thrower Review

Husqvarna 1650EXL Snow Thrower Review

The constant barrage of snow New York has seen this winter proved the perfect setting to put the Husqvarna 1650EXL snow thrower through its paces.

STIHL BGA 85 Electric Blower is Storming the Industry

STIHL BGA 85 Electric Blower is Storming the Industry

The most powerful electric blower available today is from STIHL

RYOBI Gas Powered Backpack Blower

RYOBI Gas Powered Backpack Blower

This fall get serious about removing leaves with this backpack blower from RYOBI

Get a Healthy Lawn Using Less Water

Get a Healthy Lawn Using Less Water

Conserving water is an important part of responsible home ownership. From the kitchen to the bathroom to your yard, you should regulate your water usage

John Deere Riding Mower Test and Review

John Deere Riding Mower Test and Review

We tested John Deere riding mowers against leading competitors such as Craftsman, Cub Cadet and Simplicity. See who came out ahead.

John Deere Horicon Works Factory Tour

John Deere Horicon Works Factory Tour

Photos from our visit to the John Deere Horicon Works factory in Wisconsin.

Five Steps to Your Own Backyard Meadow

Five Steps to Your Own Backyard Meadow

Let the weeds go wild and enjoy a colorful meadow in your own backyard

STIHL HSA 65 Cordless Hedge Trimmer Review

STIHL HSA 65 Cordless Hedge Trimmer Review

STIHL makes professional grade cordless outdoor power equipment which means these tools are sturdy, have great runtime and can be a bit heavy. They are built primarily for commercial use for landscapers who work in areas that have noise or pollution ordinances. But if you are a homeowner with a […]

Scraping Topsoil: Why Your Lawn and Garden Won’t Grow

Scraping Topsoil: Why Your Lawn and Garden Won’t Grow

For years developers have been scraping the topsoil (8-12 inches) from properties and selling it to sod farms. It’s another way that land can be monetized and topsoil is a valuable commodity that contains minerals and nutrients from years of plant and animal decomposition. Nutrient rich topsoil can make or […]

Spring Giveaway: Cordless Outdoor Power Tools from Black & Decker

Spring Giveaway: Cordless Outdoor Power Tools from Black & Decker

Spring is here which means it’s time to get your yard back in shape. Instead of fixing up your old gas trimmer or or dull hedger, enter to Win a new Black & Decker cordless 36V trimmer or hedge trimmer. Black & Decker invited us to test both tools and […]