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Understanding Your Yard and Different Soil Types

You may think that soil is just the dirt that your plants grow in and that it doesn’t really matter which type your yard has. However, that couldn’t be farther from the truth. The type of soil on your property┬ácan … 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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How to Keep Your Lawn Looking Healthy

Everyone loves a healthy lawn. Surprisingly, a healthy lawn is not that difficult to obtain. By following a few simple suggestions and acquiring a few tools, such as trimmers and other lawn equipment, your lawn can be picture perfect all … 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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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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STIHL HSA 65 Cordless Hedge Trimmer Review

Although the STIHL HSA 65 Cordless Hedge Trimmer was just released in July 2010, by October of the same year it had already won the prestigious Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award. This award recognizes the most usefully unique products of the … Continue reading

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How to Choose the Right Walk-Behind Mower

Spring is here, and with it comes that necessary task of mowing the lawn. In most cases, the homeowner already has a lawnmower that merely needs servicing to get it ready for the next two seasons, but many will be … Continue reading

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Spring Lawnmower Service Tips

Ah, the birds are singing, the sun is shining, and the dandelions are mobilizing on their annual campaign to take over your yard. Spring is here. Now that Mother Nature is awakening from a Winter nap, it is time to … Continue reading

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Toro Reintroduces The Grand Stand Commercial Mower

Toro has made an aggressive move toward gaining market share in the growing stand on mower market by reintroducing the Grand Stand Commercial Mower. Commercial landscapers and homeowners alike are choosing stand on mowers over the popular zero turn mowers … Continue reading

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