lawn care

Makita ConnectX Lawn Care Equipment Video

Makita is making big strides in helping professional lawn care crews switch from gas to battery power. At the heart of their latest initiative is the ConnectX power supply—a 1200 watt-hour backpack battery that also fits on top of a self-propelled lawn mower. With the initial launch, there’s also a string trimmer and blower, and […]

Greenworks Commercial Lawn Care Equipment | The Case to Ditch Gas

GIE 2021 was a huge eye-opener for us. After taking a year off with the rest of the world, we had 24 months worth of product development to catch up on. For Greenworks Commercial lawn care equipment, it was the perfect time to make a legitimate case to ditch gas equipment. Why Consider Switching to […]

When to Fertilize Your Lawn

Knowing when to fertilize makes a big difference in how healthy your lawn stays throughout the year. Of course, every part of the country is different, so the tried and true timing we use in central Florida doesn’t work for everyone. Nor does the same fertilizer, for that matter. To get a broader scope, we […]

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Greenworks 60V Blower BL60L2510 Review

Greenworks 60V Blower Complements System Beautifully The Greenworks 60V OPE system is one of the most well-rounded in their lineup. We’ve been using this system for a couple of years and really like it for general homeowner use. Like most of the line, the Greenworks 60V Blower balances weight and performance and we want to […]

Ryobi Zero Turn Mower

Ryobi Zero Turn Mower – ZT480e

Has The Future Of Mowing Taken A Turn? The Ryobi Zero Turn Mower Makes A Strong Case For Affordable Electric Mowers Ryobi has been making really great battery-powered mowers for the homeowner for a while now, but they’ve finally entered into the zero turn market. The Ryobi ZT480e has a great range and some solid […]

Lawn Mowing Etiquette

The Do’s and Don’ts of Lawn Mowing Etiquette An article on lawn mowing etiquette probably shouldn’t have to be written. You would think that most people would just know to be courteous when it comes to lawn work. But, after a few Saturday mornings of being woken up at 6:45 by a neighbor mowing right […]

Can Lawn Pros Go Robotic?

Can Lawn Pros Switch To a Robotic Lawn Mower System?

Can Pros cash in on the robotic lawn mower movement? It’s an interesting idea that has its pros and cons. The short answer is that there are some situations and areas of the country where it makes sense. Robotic Lawn Mowing for Commercial Pros The basic idea is that you’ll lease each mower to your client […]

How a Lawn Mower Cuts Grass

How A Lawn Mower Cuts Grass

It seems like I’ve spent an inordinate amount of time cutting grass lately. With all this time at the back of a mower, I’ve had plenty of chances to let my mind wander. Now, I’m not prone to wondering about physics, or engineering, or lift force, or any of the other tech-y, nerd science that […]