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  • The Time is Now for Artificial Lawn

    We love the smell of fresh cut grass like the next person and taking pride in a well manicured lawn is an accomplishment, but in the current age of water conservation…

  • Gettin’ Dirty in the Yard

    + Sprinkler System Install + Laying Sod + Shear Willpower + Love the Golden Barrel Cactus + Water Saving Gadgets for Your Garden…

  • Nothing Runs Like a John Deere Giveaway

    This week we’re giving away TWO baseball caps from John Deere! Modeled above by Laura Dahl, these caps are mean and green and look great on a boy or girl in…

  • Dog Urine and Your Lawn

    We love dogs. In fact it’s tough to imagine life without the furry creatures. But there are a few drawbacks, specifically to your outside landscape. Beyond the bad habits of digging,…

  • Lawn Care Tips from John Deere

    As much as maintaining the yard and landscape can be a joy, sometimes there’s stress involved…and I’m talking about the lawn. When dealing with summer lawn maintenance there are a few…

  • Solar-Powered Lawn Mower

    It’s lawn week here and we’ve got a weekend project from Lifehacker that will help you transform your lawn mower from a gas guzzling, loud, and eco-impacting machine to one that…

  • 3-Steps to a Healthy Lawn

    There is more to maintaining a lawn then just mowing it with an eco-friendly mower. Having lush and healthy grass isn’t just pretty; it’s good for the environment. Grass filters rainwater…

  • Pesticide Alternatives

    Lawn pesticides are toxic and are immediately dangerous to children and animals who often don’t heed warnings and roll around in the poison. Here are some alternatives to ridding your lawn…

  • Be the Boss (of your yard)

    Cultivating your lawn with this tool is no joke. Called the “Yard Boss” this power cultivator won the Organic Gardening Editor’s Choice Award and also features a ton of attachments such…

  • Lessons in Leaf Blowing

    photo: TroyBilt Consumer Search doesn’t just provide reviews but they review the reviews and provide insight beyond the marketing spiel. We’ve recently found them useful for reviewing the top leaf blowers…

  • Maximize Your Small Front Yard

    Whether you can call it a yard or garden, here are some great tips for making the most of the small space in the front of your home.…

  • Repair Lawn Burn

    Lawn burn is characterized by unsightly brown patches of grass and is typically caused by dog urine and over-fertilization. Once your lawn is “burned” you’ll have to replace the grass but…

  • Electric Lawn Mowers

    Wired Magazine reviews some of the latest electric lawn mowers and their top choice is the Sunlawn. It’s manageable weight, easy storage, and simple battery replacement give it the top scores…

  • Spring Riding Mower Inspection

    It’s officially Spring and lawns are back. If you use a riding lawn mower you should inspect it similar to any other vehicle that you would have stored for 3-5 months.…

  • Weed Burner

    Forget leaning over and getting your hands all messy, from toolspotting comes a foolproof way to remove weeds instantly, by burning them! The Weed Burner is propane fueled and will burn…