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How to Reduce Mowing Time

While having a beautiful, green lawn seems to be the ideal goal for most householders, it actually creates a great deal of work and cost in fertilizing, mowing, and watering. While it is possible to install an automatic watering system, there is no way to get automatic mowing – unless you hire someone else to do it or use a robotic lawnmower..…
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It might be time to aerate.

Are there tracks in the lawn?  Are there tons of weeds despite a good fertilizer with weed prevention?  Are pests becoming a problem?  Is water pooling in the lawn after heavy rains?  Are there bare spots that you haven’t been able to help?  The soil might have compacted, and it might just take a little aerating to make the lawn thrive.  If the…
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Most Inexpensive Lawn Mowers

A lawn mower can be a substantial investment for most home owners, just like everything else about owning a home. But there is no reason, if you have a small yard that you must invest hundreds into a lawn mower. The most inexpensive lawn mower is a corded model, that is ideally suited for mowing small yards. For many, the idea of using a corded…
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Waterwise Gardening: A Guide

Waterwise gardeners need only follow a few principles to conserve and make the most of a dwindling resource. Waterwise gardening is not rocket science. Instead, it is a mindset. Following a few fundamental guidelines can launch any gardener on a path of water conservation, healthier plants and protection of the environment. Planning and Design of…
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