Riding Mower Articles & Tips

At the end of mowing season, resist the temptation to drive the riding mower to the back of the garage and forget about it. By spending an hour with it now, it will be easier to get it ready in spring, when the grass suddenly starts... Read more .

Updated October 19, 2023. 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. Fortunately, many of the issues that... Read more .

Updated on October 18, 2023. Much like your car, a riding mower requires maintenance if you want it to last. But even with riding mower maintenance, a well-maintained machine will eventually need to be replaced. Our handy graphic helps you... Read more .

When you’re looking for riding lawn mower repair or lawn tractor service in the Houston area, schedule a repair visit through Sears Home Services in Houston and we’ll get your mower back in top shape in no time. We’re your best option for quick... Read more .

With simple, regular maintenance, your mower will have your neighbors thinking the grass really is greener on the other side of their fence. Whether it’s time to break out the riding mower at the start of the mowing season, or it’s time to give... Read more .

Not all grass is created equal. Follow these expert tips to help you make sure your grass is the greenest on the block. 1. Use the Right Type of Riding Mower When you have less than a half-acre and your grass is a thin Bermuda or similar... Read more .

When it comes to maintaining your lawn, a functional riding mower is an invaluable asset. However, even the most reliable machines can encounter starting issues, leaving you scratching your head for solutions. Solving the issue depends on what... Read more .

Fixing a riding mower that won’t start can be challenging without the proper knowledge, experience and training. Sears Technicians receive factory training on riding mowers and other lawn & garden equipment so they can accurately fix any type... Read more .

There can be many reasons why your riding lawn mower won’t start — everything from a dead battery to interlock switch problems. Try these basic troubleshooting steps to get your riding mower running again: Charge or replace the battery. You... 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 .