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Understanding Leaf Blower Power Ratings: CFM vs MPH

Confused about the difference between a leaf blower’s CFM and MPH?  We were too.  Here’s everything you need to know about picking the right leaf blower for your needs. Understanding Leaf Blower

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How to Use a Leaf Blower: Time Saving Tips & Strategies

Using a leaf blower isn’t rocket science.  But believe it or not, there’s a right and a wrong way in terms of efficiently blowing leaves. There are 3 basic types of leaf blowers and each has its

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Best Lawn Mowers for Hills and Steep Terrain: 2019 Reviews

Mowing hills and other steep terrain can be challenging and even dangerous if you're not using the right equipment.  In this article we're going to cover a variety of mower options that will help you

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Yard Force 120V Battery Powered Lawn Mower Review (YF120vRX)

When it comes to cordless mowers the more power (voltage) they have the more likely they are to perform like a traditional gas-powered mower.  Yard Force has taken this to the extreme with their 22"

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Perfectly Dried Firewood: Buying & Cutting Your Own

​There's nothing better than a nice warm fire on a cold day.  In addition to keeping you warm, an efficient wood-burning stove or fireplace is also a great way to save on your power bills during

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Gas vs Electric: Finding the Right Mower for Your Yard

I grew up in a house with a lawn big enough to necessitate a riding mower. Of course, this meant that I found myself at a loss when I moved into our current house. The lawn is barely big enough to fit

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Greenworks Pro 20-Inch Cordless Mower Review

We reviewed this mower when it was initially released.  At the time 40V lithium-ion batteries were some of the more powerful on the market.  Since then the Pro 20 has fallen behind.  It's priced

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GreenWorks Pro 21-Inch 80v Cordless Mower Review

Of all the electric mowers we've tested to date the Greenworks Pro 21" and the Snapper XD are the best.  In our head to head competition we gave the Greenworks the top spot because it weighs in at

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Snapper XD 82V Electric Lawn Mower Review

When battery-powered electric mowers first hit the market we were HIGHLY skeptical of their capabilities.  Battery life, engine power, and durability were big concerns. Several recent models, including

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How to Properly Winterize Your Zero Turn Lawn Mower

The leaves are changing and starting to drop, signaling the end of the mowing season.  While you might have a few more tasks in store for your lawn mower (like picking up all those leaves), it's time

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