Articles for tag: Container Growing, Planting Shrubs, Weed Eaters

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Planting Shrubs: Ten Tips for Success

Having healthy shrubs begins before you even place the plant in the ground. How they are planted can ensure their survival or their demise. Here are ten tips to planting and having healthy shrubs, whether they are in place as a garden accent or a hedge. Knowing what to do before the first plant is ...

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DIY Guide to Lawn Aeration

Are you looking for a detailed guide to lawn aeration? Read on and learn what lawn aeration is, the benefits of the process, how to get started, DIY tips, what products and tools you need, and when to call in the cavalry. What is Lawn Aeration? Think of lawn aeration as jabbing holes in the ...

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Tips for Buying a Weed Eater

One of the greatest tools for saving time on lawn care is a weed eater. Weed eaters can cut down your lawn care time significantly and free up more of your time to do fun things that you enjoy…or just to sit back and enjoy your nicely manicured lawn. When choosing a weed eater there ...

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Five Tips for Healthy and Safe Gardening

Spring is here and so are all the wonderful chores that go with lawn and garden care. Beautiful yards and spectacular flower displays don’t grow themselves- they require physical work. Along with the beauty however, pain can follow. Sore backs and legs, wrists and arms can result from over eager use in the spring gardening ...

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Beware of Flimsy Return Policies at Walmart

As many consumers may have noticed, there have been some changes made to Walmart’s return policy in the last year. Behind the customer service desk is a large sign that distinctly spells out the same return policies as their website does. This return policy states that “Most store items can be exchanged or refunded with ...

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Review: The Bolens BL-150 17″ 31cc 2-cycle Straight Shaft Gas Trimmer

With my experience in commercial lawncare, I understand that gas-powered trimmers are a necessity in the business. They have power, precision, and reliability that even the best cordless electric trimmers just can’t touch. All those reasons are what makes them so much more expensive. The Bolens Company (a division of MTD Corporation) makes some affordable ...