May 15, 2021

Using Commercial Robotic Lawn Mowers | Know the Landscape

If you’ve seen a small, unmanned device cutting a neighbor’s grass, you already know that residential robotic lawn mowers have gained in popularity. It’s easy to understand the reason: they offer a carpet-like lawn of constant height—and a lot more free time! It’s only natural for Pro landscapers to wonder if the same technology can […]

How to Maintain Your House Paint with a Pressure Washer

Is the Paint On Your House Starting to Show Its Age? The paint on the house we bought last year was dirty, chalky, and faded. The stucco had some hairline cracks that needed sealing. It just needed a good, old-fashioned facelift. We decided to hire Pro Tool Reviews contributor and Painter extraordinaire Jeff Kennedy and his […]

Review9.1(out of 10)

Wolverine I-90 EPX CarbonMax Boot Review

The Wolverine I-90 EPX CarbonMax Boot won the 2018 Pro Tool Innovation Award for Best Boot so there must be something special about it. I laced up a pair to find out exactly what Wolverine did so well. PROS CarbonMax safety toe and nylon shank protect feet and keep boot light Waterproof upper Comfortable, removable footbed […]

Review9.2(out of 10)
Simpson Surface Cleaner

Simpson Surface Cleaner for Pressure Washers

I can still hear the loud rumble of my father’s old, rusty pressure washer. He still uses it today. Now that I think about it, he might have built the thing! An exposed belt cranked the pump and pushed out some dangerous level of PSI. Watch your toes! As a kid, I learned to dread what […]

Review9.1(out of 10)
Simpson Megashot 3200

Simpson Megashot 3200 PSI Pressure Washer

If you missed my recent review of the Simpson 3600 PSI Surface Cleaner, do yourself, your aching back, and your driveway a favor and read it in a moment. In that article, I teased a review of the machine to which I had the surface cleaner attached, the Simpson Megashot 3200 PSI Pressure Washer. Well, today […]

Review8.0(out of 10)
Milwaukee Leaf Blower

M18 FUEL Gen 2 Milwaukee Leaf Blower Review – 2724-20

It seems like only yesterday we got all jazzed up when Milwaukee announced its entrance into the OPE market. Among a handful of new tools was the company’s first blower . It turned out to be a respectable first crack at what Milwaukee billed as a supplemental tool for Pros working in noise- or emissions-abatement […]

Black and Decker 60V Max PowerBoost Cordless Blower

Black and Decker 60V Max PowerBoost Cordless Blower Review

Since our huge cordless blower shootout back in August, we’ve been blowing through individual spotlights of each tool so you can take a closer look. The head-to-head (or perhaps nozzle-to-nozzle) competition yielded a lot of data from the 16 competitors. Breaking all of it into bite-sized morsels helps everyone parse it thoroughly. Today, we’ll be focusing […]

Review8.5(out of 10)
Echo PB770-T backpack blower

Echo PB770-T Backpack Blower Review

Well, we recently tested a variety of blowers in our Best Backpack Blower Shootout, and we had the opportunity to try out the Echo PB770-T backpack blower. Echo has a pretty deep line of lawn care equipment, and they’re pretty well respected in the lawn care industry. They even released their X Series, a line […]