Lawn & Garden Articles & Tips
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Is your yard ready for the cold weather? Our infographic reveals simple lawn and garden tips for the fall and winter. When cold weather sets in, lawns go dormant, leaves fall and gardens transition. But plenty of flowers and veggies can grow well... Read more .
Are you ready to prepare your yard for summer? View our infographic for the best summer lawn and garden care, including tips on watering, mowing and what to plant now. You don’t want to be that neighbor, the one with the overgrown lawn and... Read more .
Want the perfect lawn this year? Check out our infographic for simple tips on lawn maintenance, lawn fertilization and weeds by region. This is the year. This is the year you’ll no longer be green with envy over your neighbors’ lawns. This is the... Read more .
If you’re selling your home, there are certain renovations you can undertake to help increase your asking price — without breaking the bank. If you’re planning to stay in your home for the next 10 to 15 years, you don’t need to worry too much... Read more .
Let your dogs and cats play on your lawn or in your garden, knowing they’re free from chemicals and dangerous tools. If you are a pet owner, you want to give your cat or dog a pet-friendly yard where they can run around, play fetch and explore... Read more .
How to make sure your gas-powered ride-on mower is truly cutting it. A ride-on mower is similar to a car in that it needs regular service and care if it’s going to last. So whether you own a push mower or a ride-on tractor, if basic maintenance... Read more .
Winter is finally over, which means it’s time to put away the snow shovels and start thinking about spring projects, such as your lawn. Winter weather can leave your grass, shrubs and trees weak and hungry, especially after months of lying... Read more .
Don’t get taken for a ride. Uncover the truth behind these riding lawn mower misconceptions. Not all grass is created equal. We’re busting the most common riding mower myths — from mowing wet grass to mixing up your mowing pattern — to help you... Read more .
With simple, regular maintenance, your mower will have your neighbors thinking the grass really is greener in your yard. It’s time to break out the riding mower and get to work. To make sure it’s ready to do the job, Ed Rzasa, subject matter... Read more .
Whether your flowerbeds are just taking root or you’re nursing a long-established vegetable garden, mulch can keep your greenery healthy and provide protection. Despite its mixed reviews, successful gardeners know that organic mulches are more... Read more .