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Chainsaw Safety Apparel: What to Wear

You like your limbs. They do useful things. For that reason, the operation of a chainsaw demands proper chainsaw safety apparel. Though manufacturers equip chainsaws with several safety mechanisms, additional protection can change the outcome of an accident. Head gear Whether the accident is from falling debris or an out-of-control saw chain, head gear will […]

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Mowing Toward the Future: Husqvarna’s Automower

Ever want a Roomba for your yard? Tired of sweating out in the sun when you could be running errands, finishing another project, or spending quality time with your family? Husqvarna’s Automower has you covered. The best-selling robotic lawnmower on the market, the Automower is the future of yardwork and landscaping. The Silent Robot With […]

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6 Ways to Care for Your Lawn While on Vacation

School may be back in session, but there’s still time to take a summer vacation in the South. Whether you’ve planned an extravagant getaway or a simple visit to family, you’re about to enjoy your time away from home. However, what about the property you’re leaving behind? If you want to keep your yard in […]

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Maintaining Your Lawn in Extreme Heat: Here’s What to Do

For Southerners, excessive summer heat rolls around each year as no surprise. If your lawn has warm season turf, then your grass also is prepared to take that excessive 90-degree heat plus some; however, just like you have limits in hot weather, so does your lawn. Here’s what you can do while maintaining your lawn […]

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Watering Your Lawn: How Often Should You Do It?

Do you want healthy, vibrant green grass? Watering your lawn is obviously critical to its well-being, but how often should you do it? Your lawn’s grass type and region determine how often you should water your lawn. Follow these basic guidelines to get on the right track. The rule of thumb Irrigate, or water, your […]

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Choosing the Best Chainsaw: Ask Yourself These Questions

Finding the appropriate tool for the job can sometimes be a task in itself. Whether you need to fell a tree, trim some hedges, or cut logs, choosing the best chainsaw can make all the difference. Before purchasing a chainsaw, ask yourself these questions! How powerful is the chainsaw’s engine? Power, measured by cubic centimeters […]

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A Closer Look at Husqvarna’s Battery Series

If you think electric cars are the next big thing of the future, so is electric handheld power equipment! Following the ecofriendly trend of the last few decades, Husqvarna offers several types of battery-powered handheld equipment that feature quiet, long-lasting, and innovative technology. Husqvarna’s battery series is reputed as environmentally friendly, neighborhood friendly, and budget […]

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Why Ethanol is Bad for Your Outdoor Power Equipment

Acquiring fuel for your outdoor power equipment isn’t as simple as picking a brand and fueling up the gas tank. Most gas stations sell a blend of ethanol and gasoline, and the law requires these stations to label the ethanol content on the gas pump. Ethanol is bad for your outdoor power equipment, but you […]

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4 Chainsaw Safety Tips to Keep in Mind

Working with chainsaws can be a dangerous job, and operators should use protective clothing and practice safe procedures. The toothed, rotating chain used to fell trees can cause lacerations—the most common chainsaw injury—when the equipment is used improperly. These chainsaw safety tips can help you avoid needless injury whether on the job or private property. […]

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Tips for Storing Your Power Equipment in the Winter

For many, cold weather marks the decline in use of gardening equipment, specifically outdoor power equipment with small engines like a lawn mower. An unused engine can develop rust, and leftover fuel without additives can separate between the gas and the alcohol component. The alcohol, or ethanol, can exasperate rust and corrode plastic, rubber, and […]

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