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Is It Time to Dethatch your lawn?

Grass, like other plants, has an underground root system that is topped by a living above ground shoot. Between the root system and the top layer, is a layer known as thatch. Although thatch is natural and beneficial for your … Continue reading

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All About the Importance of Lawn Aeration

A beautiful lawn requires a wide variety of basic lawn care practices, such as fertilizing, watering and mowing. However, one of the most important tasks necessary for a beautiful lawn is aeration, which is necessary to ensure that much-needed nutrients … Continue reading

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When is the Best Time to Mow the Lawn?

The weekend is coming up and your yard is looking a bit overgrown. That means mowing has just made it to the top of your Saturday to-do list. Now the question is, when should you mow? Some people think it’s … Continue reading

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How to Properly Cut and Trim Your Hedges

Hedge cutting and trimming is hard work but exceptionally rewarding. Before you start your hedge cutting and trimming, make sure you take your hedge trimmers and lawn equipment to Ralph Helm Inc., for maintenance and any necessary small-engine repair that … Continue reading

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Lawnmower Maintenance Tips

Mowing your lawn involves much more than merely adjusting the blade, turning it on, and walking across the yard. If you do not take proper care of your lawnmower, you will shed years off of its life and possibly experience … Continue reading

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Things You Need to Ask Your Dealer Before Purchasing a Tractor

A new lawn tractor could make caring for your property a lot easier and more pleasant, as long as you make the right choice. The wrong purchase may not be able to handle all the work you need done, could … Continue reading

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Checklist for Buying New Lawn for Your Backyard

A yard can make or break the curb appeal of a home. If you have dead, dry grass, the home most likely does not look attractive. A lush, green yard though can make even an ugly home look better. When … Continue reading

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5 Gift Ideas for Garden-Lovers

Gardening provides an escape for many people as a form of relaxation and satisfaction; the quiet solitude of working in a garden calms people and allows their minds to wander away from the cares of the world. For those that … Continue reading

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Hearing Loss: How Basic Lawn Mowing Chores Should Be Left To Professionals

It seems that almost everyone has heard of hearing loss through listening to loud music; the age of MP3 players and ear buds has even escalated the issue to be highlighted in local high school newspapers, such as The Lance … Continue reading

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7 Things That Make Toro Mowers A Dream Mower

For almost 100 years, the Toro Company has been the emblem of durability, quality and easy handling. This manufacturer takes pride in designing instruments, lawn mowers and landscaping products, which help customers with their household/business tasks in a comfortable and … Continue reading

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