Lawn Care 101: A Beginner's Guide

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Explore articles for lawn care tips and turn your yard into a luscious oasis.


5 Common Lawn Weeds

For most of us, these things called weeds are everywhere.Let’s take a look at the five most common weeds, along with some tips and products for preventing them.

Lawn tools hanging up

Tips for Storing Lawn and Garden Tools

You may notice when you clean out the garage: that you have a lot of lawn and garden tools. Finding a place to store those tools will cut down on the clutter.

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How to Grow a Greener Lawn

If you’re unsure of where to start, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve compiled a helpful list of tips and key lawn and garden products you need to have on hand this year.

Lawn Aerator

How to Aerate Your Lawn

Aerating or dethatching your lawn can help those critical nutrients reach your lawn’s roots and bring back the lush, green lawn you’ve worked hard for.

Lawn spreader with fertilizer

How to Choose a Lawn Spreader

Need to know which lawn spreader is right for both the growing material and the size of your lawn? Our guide will help you determine which spreader is the best choice for your applications.

Man edging his lawn

How to Edge Your Lawn like a Pro

Most of us like to polish off our lawns with nice, straight edges along sidewalks, driveways, and curbs. Learn how to get the perfect lawn edge and borders.

Man servicing his lawn mower

Lawn Mower Maintenance 101

Mowing can feel like a full-time job, especially if your lawn mower isn’t in top condition. Keep your mower alive and purring for years to come by learning how to properly maintain it.

Rake against a pile of leaves

Fall Lawn Care - How to DIY

Many homeowners think of spring as the best time to fertilize, and feed their lawn, did you know that proper fall lawn care is the most important step to a healthy, year-round lawn?

Two people laying in green luscious grass

Eco-friendly Lawn Care Tips

While harsh chemicals may eliminate unwanted pests, they can also cause damage to the soil. These environmentally friendly lawn care tips will help ensure safe lawn care.

Mower along with other lawn equipment in the grass

How to Winterize Gas-Powered Lawn Equipment

Winter doesn’t just mean the end of outdoor chores for a few more months — it’s also the time for winterizing your lawn and garden equipment.

While do-it-yourself projects can be fun and fulfilling, there is always a potential for personal injury or property damage. We strongly suggest that any project beyond your abilities be left to licensed professionals such as electricians, plumbers, and carpenters. Any action you take upon the information on this website is strictly at your own risk, and we assume no responsibility or liability for the contents of this article.


Lawn Mower Maintenance 101

Tips to keep your mower alive and running smoothly for years to come

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Companion Gardening: What Plants Grow Well Together?

Follow these easy tips to yield a bountiful harvest this year

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Attract More Bird Species with the Right Bird Food

Indulge in your bird-watching hobby and feed your feathered friends properly

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6 Leaf Cleanup Tips

Easy ways to ensure you maintain a tidy and healthy lawn this fall

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Scotts 4-Step Program

This annual lawn care program is a simple & effective way to get a beautiful yard

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