Lawn & Garden Articles & Tips

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 .

What’s hot in gardening this year, plus cool tools to help you make the trends bloom in your yard. What garden trends have sprung up this year? When it comes to outdoor spaces, it’s all about ease, function and simplicity. Whether that’s... 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 .

Follow our expert’s advice to help avoid accidents while using your lawn mower, chainsaw, weed wacker and other yard tools. Spring is in the air. Soon enough it will be time for all those outdoor chores you either love or dread: cutting and... Read more .

6 DIY projects to make sure your riding mower makes the cut. Most homeowners with big, beautiful yards can’t live without their lawn tractors. So when it breaks down or has a problem, it’s something that most people want to address immediately.... Read more .

These cost-effective landscaping ideas will help you create your dream garden. A great garden can raise a home’s value. But, perhaps even more importantly, it can raise your spirit. A gorgeous garden doesn’t have to break the bank, either. “The... Read more .

Rough ride? Spewing smoke? A lot of lawn tractor problems are DIY — though some will require a repairman or, possibly, a new mower. Here’s how to determine which is which. Much like your car, a riding mower requires maintenance if you want it... Read more .