Lawn Equipment- Best Garden Hoses

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Let’s face it: garden hoses are not exactly a riveting topic. But even if you do have a professional tending to most of your lawn and landscaping needs, owning (at least) one hose is still necessary. The old adage goes,”anything worth doing is worth doing right.” In that spirit, we’ve done some research for you, …

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Winterizing Your Trees and Shrubs

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As winter draws near, any attentive gardener knows this shift comes along with specific measures to be taken in the interest of maintaining the health of one’s plants- both large and small. On one hand, nature has successfully withstood the seasonal changes, without any help from us humans, for millenia. Yet on the other hand, …

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The Different Types of Leaf Blowers

If you have looked at the leaf blowers market recently, you know that there are hand-held, backpack and leaf blowers on wheels that you can choose from. What type of leaf blower should you buy? The answer to this question depends primarily on two factors: How many leaves to blow The speed with which you …

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Choosing a Grass-Friendly Weed Killer for Your Lawn

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Every home deserves a beautiful yard, but it’s important to be sure you’re taking the right steps to keep it healthy. Weeds are always enemy #1 in your yard, so finding an herbicide that doesn’t harm the grass is the best way to protect your landscape. With so many options on the market, it can …

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Caring for St. Augustine Grass

Drop Spreader

If you live in the southern United States, you may have St. Augustine grass – known scientifically as Stenotaphrum Secundatum. Many people enjoy this grass for its excellent ability to grow and thrive in both tropical and sub-tropical climates. It is typically spread via stolons (creeping, horizontal stems), and often referred to as runners because …

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Best Methods of Care for Your Zoysia Grass

Empire Zoysia Grass

Zoysia grass loves the hot summer months of June, July, and August because it thrives in warm temperatures. However, this means careful maintenance and attention are required during the cooler seasons to ensure its survival. If you love how Zoysia grass looks in your garden, it’s imperative to adopt an effective care schedule to support its …

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Great Tips for Effective Lawn Care

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What kind of grass do you have in your lawn? The care your grass needs varies greatly, depending on the type and species. Some grasses do great with extreme sun exposure, while others will suffer from too much heat and light. Knowing your grass type and its specific needs is critical for providing optimal care. …

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Caring For Bermuda Grass

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Bermuda grass is considered one of the most terrific grass options for those living in a southern climate. It’s quite tough, capable of surviving extreme summer heat with very little water supply. With minimal care and maintenance, this grass can provide a lovely, hardy lawn cover. This special grass grows very low and is lovely …

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