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Selecting the Right Mower Blades

Which mower blades should you be using with your mower? There are several designs out there, each with its own advantages and disadvantages. Here’s how you can tell them apart and choose the right ones for your needs. Lift, Vacuum, … Continue reading

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Should You Get a Diesel Mower?

 Just a few years ago, there was a massive gulf between gas and diesel-powered mowers. Diesel engines offered more power and better fuel efficiency but came with a hefty price tag. Today, that gap is closing as manufacturers have introduced … Continue reading

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Summer Mower Tune-Up

Is your mower not performing as well as it should? Even if you give it a full service when you pulled it out of storage, your mower may be due for some work to keep it going through the rest … Continue reading

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How to Sharpen a Lawn Mower Blade

If you‘re a professional landscaper, you probably sharpen blades weekly, but the rest of us may only think about it after the mowing season has ended. However, your lawn will better off if you sharpen the blades based on their … Continue reading

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Mantis Tillers

Mantis invented the mini tiller over 40 years ago, and since then their models have remained the best-selling on the market thanks to constant innovation. Today, their lineup includes models with tillers with two-stroke and four-stroke engines as well as … Continue reading

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Little Wonder Hedge Trimmer

Little Wonder is known for their top performing commercial blowers and vacuums, but that focus on design isn’t limited to their largest machines. Their gas trimmer is built for landscapers who need something that works day in and day out, … Continue reading

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Little Wonder C5 Blower

You wouldn’t use a push mower to mow a large property, so why would you use a small two-stroke blower to remove leaves and debris? Little Wonder’s C5 walk-behind blower is small enough to be practical for homeowners, but it … Continue reading

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Little Wonder Optimax Blower

What’s the best alternative to backpack blowers? Just ask Rental Magazine. Last year, they gave the Editor’s Choice Award to the Little Wonder Optimax blower. Why? It has a patented impeller design that delivers far more power than backpack models … Continue reading

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Briggs & Stratton Redesigns Professional Series Engines

Briggs & Stratton’s Professional engines can best be labeled “prosumer” as they bridge the gap between the company’s EX Series residential engines and the company’s horizontal shaft Vanguard commercial engines. These engines are mostly known for their use in top … Continue reading

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Wright Fence Mowers

Taking care of a fence around your home is a nuisance, but taking care of one that surrounds pasture land or other large properties can be a nightmare requiring either a lot of time or a lot of herbicide. The … Continue reading

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