Category Archives for "Gardening"

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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Buyer’s Guide for Selecting the Best Wheelbarrow for Your Lawn and Garden

As a gardener, you know that a good wheelbarrow is your best friend. It is handy throughout every season. Selecting the best wheelbarrow for your lawn and garden means matching the wheelbarrow to your garden size and type. <img class=”tve_image” alt=”” src=”” style=”width: 624px”> Photo credit: John Loo via / CC BY The classic […]

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Amazing Mints: The Versatile Plant Species That Does Everything from Entertaining your Cat to Cleaning Your Teeth

Mint plants, Lamiaceae, come in a wide variety. Some are good for making tea or jelly, freshening breath or even cleaning your house. Others act as insect repellents or are believed to have medicinal properties. The best news about mint plants is that many of them are the brown-thumb gardener’s saving grace. Once started, mint […]

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Best Leaf and Lawn Vacuum for Spring and Autumn Cleaning

The best leaf and lawn vacuums for spring and autumn cleaning are the ones that combine time saving, energy efficiency and low decibel levels. In many cases, this means using electric leaf vacuums, but it could also mean using a gas-powered leaf blower with a vacuum attachment to take care of seasonal chores. <img class=”tve_image” […]

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