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Best Lawn Edger for Trimming Ragged Edges and Taming Encroaching Plants

At one time, edging and trimming around walks and growing beds meant using hand clippers or getting up close and personal with stray grass and weeds. Hand tools are still an option for creating neat, trim edges around walks and along borders. For larger gardens, automated tools might be a better option.Photo credit: Internet Archive […]

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Best Pole Saw for Trimming Trees and Cutting Undergrowth

[tcb-script type=”text/javascript”]// [tcb-script src=”//z-na.amazon-adsystem.com/widgets/onejs?MarketPlace=US”][/tcb-script] Just about everyone who has worked with tree trimming or wood cutting knows that carrying a chainsaw up a ladder is hazardous business. A pole saw offers a safer solution – one that does not involve falling from a height while holding a running saw. With that said, there are many […]

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Best Bug Zappers to Help Control Mosquitos both Indoors and Outdoors

With spring comes green grass, flowers and mosquitos. These pesky, whining, biting and disease carrying insects occur all over the world. Scientists have identified 3,500 different strains of mosquito, but have come up short on safe, effective ways to control them. Best Bug Zappers to Help Control Mosquitos both Indoors and Outdoors Mosquitos: the Deadliest […]

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Best Broadcast Lawn Spreaders: A History, Their Features, and Selecting the Best Broadcast Lawn Spreader for You

A Broadcast Lawn Spreader is one of those lawn and garden tools that you don’t really think about until you hand spread grass seed or fertilizer, and see first-hand the uneven results. Walk-behind spreaders make the work easier because they support the weight of the fertilizer, seed or ice melt. They also add the safety […]

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