Joy of Mowing

Easy Fixes for an Uneven Mower Cut

Easy Fixes for an Uneven Mower Cut

Have you ever finished mowing your lawn only to step back and notice that the cut looks uneven, like a patchwork rather than a smooth carpet of green? Fret not! This common issue can often be fixed with a few simple adjustments. Whether you're a seasoned lawn care...

Love My Mower Photo Contest

Love My Mower Photo Contest

Simply upload a photo of your mower and answer the question – Why I Love My Mower? Whether it’s a new or vintage model, has a nickname, or has been in your family for years, we want to hear your story…

Bolens

Bolens

Bolens was started in 1850 by Harry Bolens and John Gilson in Port Washington, Wisconsin as the J.E. Gilson/ H.W. Bolens Manufacturing Co originally.

REO Motors

REO Motors

REO originated from the initials of a man named Ransom Eli Olds in Lansing, Michigan. He founded the Olds Motor Works and Reo Motors. REO began producing mowers in 1946.

Mulch 101

Mulch 101

Mulching happens all around us naturally when the leaves and needles from trees and plants fall off and form a layer of organic matter around the roots, which helps reduce or eliminate soil erosion. This layer also acts as insulation for the root system, keeping severe heat and cold out, moisture in, and feeds plants much-needed organic nourishment.

Shady Garden Tips

Shady Garden Tips

It is a beautiful landscape, a perfect spot for a garden, you say. If only this piece of land got more sunlight!, you say. Don’t give up on the idea. You can, in fact, garden with shade.

Sunny Garden Tips

Sunny Garden Tips

There are a number of full sun species that will burst into bloom in dawn-to-dusk sunlight, while others need a break from intense light, and still more varieties don’t do well in the heat. Your local independent landscape expert can help you …

Spring Gardening Tips

Spring Gardening Tips

With spring upon us, the dormant plants of winter are ready to burst into bloom. But there are some things you can be doing right now to set your garden up for maximum growth and vibrant color