lawn care

learn the best ways to mow the lawn, take care of those pesky weeds and create the backyard of your dreams with these lawn care maintenance and repair tips.

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this is the most efficient way to mow the grass

you want your lawn to look good, but you don't want to spend a lot of time mowing. when it comes to lawn care, there is a right and wrong way to mow the grass.


how to stripe a lawn, according to a stadium groundskeeper

stripe a lawn like a pro. create your own field of dreams and make a big-league impression with these professional...


wide-open spaces

whip your acreage into shape with professional-quality machines from kubota


spend more time outdoors with this chemical-free mosquito repellent

we tried this chemical-free flying insect trap to limit the number of irritating mosquito bites we endured. here's what we...

how to save your lawn during water restrictions and drought

from skipping the fertilizer to sharpening your mower blades, here's how to help your lawn survive when water is scarce.


what are palm fronds?

if you've never grown a palm tree, you may not know how to take care of those brown palm fronds....

from the beach to the backyard, take this sunshade everywhere you go

beat the sun everywhere you go with this family handyman approved portable sunshade.


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cut through yard work with this stihl cordless pruning saw

kiss those hand-cramping pruners, shears and loopers goodbye. try this family handyman approved battery operated pruner instead.


things other than books you can put in a little free library

little free libraries aren't just for books. here are other brilliant options.


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stay shady with this family handyman approved sun shirt

have some fun in the sun wearing this family handyman approved work shirt with built-in uv protection.

the best multitool for big jobs? check out the zippo axesaw

this family handyman approved multi-tool is the master of the campground, the yard and more!


john deere recalling two lawn tractors amid crash concerns

john deere has recalled two lawn tractors due to defective wheel hubs. find out if this affects you, and what...


we tried amazon’s best-selling cordless string trimmer

if you need a lightweight cordless string trimmer that's easy to use, this 12-inch model from worx is perfect for...


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family handyman approved: blue sky ridge fire pit

there's no place i'd rather be on a warm summer night then relaxing with family and friends around a crackling...


tips for installing artificial turf grass

installing artificial turf grass is a lot like laying carpet. artificial turf works best on a flat, compacted, well-draining substrate.

12 best sprinklers for kids

the best sprinklers for kids turn any yard into a home-based water park. our home expert, a mom of five,...


types of sod for your lawn

install sod, rather than planting grass seed, if you want an instant lawn. but don't expect much choice in types...


family handyman approved: ranger ready repellent

check out the buzz surrounding this deet-free, family handyman approved insect repellent.


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family handyman approved: toro timemaster 30 lawn mower

want to trim the time it takes to mow your grass? the toro timemaster 30 lawn mower will do the...


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take your cookout on the road with this family handyman approved portable pellet grill

take your passion for cooking nearly anywhere with this family handyman approved portable pellet grill.


how to build 4 different styles of path lights

bollard posts are short, stout posts used around buildings or as roadway dividers. they resemble tree trunks, which are also...


10 best compost tumblers

keep food scraps and plant trimmings out of landfills by using a compost tumbler. let us help you find the...


buyer’s guide to outdoor benches for your backyard

a properly placed outdoor bench evokes thoughts of pleasant days taking in the sights and sounds — even if you...

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eco-friendly alternatives to lawn grass

here are some attractive alternatives to a traditional grass lawn.


homeowner’s guide to no mow grass

hate mowing your lawn? plant a no mow lawn and reduce that chore to once or twice a year while...


key differences between lilac bushes and lilac trees

lilacs are a beautiful, sweet-smelling sign of spring, whether in shrub or tree form. what differences between the two do...


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this family handman approved lawn aerator will keep your yard looking great

to stimulate root growth, and keep your lawn healthy and looking great, check out 2022年世界杯中国小组赛积分 approved corona yardbreather...


12 best rake tips and tricks

rakes don't just clean up leaves. they can do lawn care and so much more.


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get your hands on some family handyman approved hestra job duratan flex work gloves

when headed outdoors to work on your spring projects, the first essential tool to reach for...