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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    How to Sharpen a Lawn Mower Blade

    A sharp lawn mower blade will help keep your grass healthy.


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    How to Kill Weeds

    The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Travis Larson, will show you how to apply concentrated broadleaf herbicide to eliminate weeds in...


    What You Need for a DIY Backyard Movie Theater

    An outdoor movie night isn't just for a park or public lawn — you can create a DIY backyard movie...



    Growing Lawn Grass: The Organic Approach

    Grow your lawn grass organically and get the same results as a chemically treated lawn.


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    Easy Lawn Care Tips

    Get a greener, healthier lawn with less work!


    Wet Basement Repair: Curing a Wet Basement

    The answer may be a dry well


    Fix Lawn Spots

    5 Remedies for your hurting turf

    Cures for a Patchy Lawn

    Prepare your lawn and enjoy a lush lawn every spring


    How to Repair Curved Lawn Edging

    Use longer lengths to make this repair look good


    Home Care Myths Busted!

    Experts weigh in on common myths and misunderstandings.


    How to Build a Timber Frame Garden Arbor

    You can cut perfect, old-style joints with standard tools...and keep all the fasteners out of sight


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    How to Make Your Lawn Mower Last Longer

    Tune up your lawn mower in 5 simple steps.


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    How to Reseed a Lawn

    If your lawn is weedy or your grass is in poor shape, establish a healthy new lawn by starting over....


    13 Tips for Getting Rid of Crabgrass for Good

    Follow these tips to defend your turf from crabgrass and be one step closer to having a perfect lawn


    Time to Deal with Crabgrass!

    Get started now and save headaches later.

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    Fall Lawn Care: Keep a Healthy Yard Through Winter

    Lawn care tips you need to do in winter.


    ‘Green’ Your Lawn with Drought-Tolerant Turf

    If your community has implemented watering restrictions to deal with water shortages, it might be time to change the way...


    11 Tips for a Lush Lawn

    Use these tips to have the best lawn in the neighborhood!