Lawn Care projects
Lawn Care: How to Repair a Lawn
Grow lush grass, even if your lawn looks worn out and unhealthy. By using a combination of soil additives, fertilizers, and tender, loving…
Fix Lawn Spots
Improve your lawn’s natural defenses and reduce future maintenance chores with these common sense cures for spots, thatch, fairy rings,…
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How to Achieve a Healthy Lawn
Keep your lawn healthy and looking good by proper cutting, watering, fertilizing and aerating. Good timing and techniques mean less time and…
Lawns: How to Reseed
If your lawn is weedy or your grass is in poor shape, establish a healthy new lawn by starting over. Follow all our steps for success.
Riding Lawn Mower Reviews
All riding lawn mowers fall into one of four classes. Use this review of features, drawbacks and prices to decide which type suits your needs…
How to Revive Grass: Thinning Lawn
Revitalize your lawn a weekend using just one or two tools. An aerator helps the soil breathe and a power rake gets it ready for seeding.
How to Resod Grass: Replace Dead Grass Patches
Restore dead spots in your lawn instantly with new sod. This technique takes only minutes.
How to Fertilize Your Lawn
Fertilize your lawn the right way or your grass will be more susceptible to disease than it would be if you don’t do anything.…
Best Cordless Lawn Mower
Want to buy the best cordless lawn mower? Before you shell out your cash, check out these seven models, and see which one fits your needs.…
Growing Lawn Grass: The Organic Approach
To make your lawn thrive without chemicals, switch to organic materials to supply nutrients and control weed growth. Also test your soil to…
6 Common Lawn Problems and How to Fix Them
Try these expert and homeowner-tested solutions to common backyard landscape problems—eroding slopes, a shady lawn, wet soil, bad soil,…