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.
What’s the Best Temperature to Start Working on My Lawn?
Like other lawn care tasks, patience is a virtue when planting grass seed. Reseeding your lawn too early will not...
Before You Buy a Lawn Tractor: 6 Questions to Answer
Here’s the info you need to choose the best lawn tractor model for your yard and budget.
The Best Features to Look for When Buying a Lawn Tractor
Lawn tractors come in a wide price range. Even the lowest-priced models can cut your mowing time in half compared...
10 Flowering Groundcovers
Flowering groundcovers beautify trouble spots, help with erosion and add a blaze of flowers to home landscaping.
When Should You Start Mowing Your Lawn in the Spring?
Keep these things in mind before mowing your lawn for the first time this spring.
Should You Cut Wet Grass After it Rains?
We address the age-old dilemma of whether to cut wet grass or wait until it dries.
15 Best Lawn Care Products for 2020
Get your yard looking great with help from these top-rated lawn care products.
20 Things to Consider When Buying a Lawn Mower
There's lots to consider when it comes time to buy a lawn mower
12 Types of Grass and Garden Weeds (and How to Remove Them)
Grab your sprayers or herbicides, or be ready to tackle by hand some of the peskiest and most persistent lawn...
12 Tricked-Out Lawn Mowers You Need to See
Whether you want your machine to go faster or have more style, these tips for tricking out your lawn mower...
Weed Whacker Buying Guide
From ease of use to cutting versatility and maintenance, here's everything you need to know about buying a weed whacker.
40 Best Lawn Care Products You Need This Spring
Get you lawn in shape this spring with the best lawn tools available. Check out 40 of the best lawn...
What to Know About Artificial Grass
Have you considered installing artificial grass instead of the real thing? Here's what you should know about this convenient, controversial...
10 Common Things a Homeowner Can Be Fined For
Here's a look at things that can lead to sometimes hefty fines, depending on local laws and covenants, along with...
7 Best Lawn Aerators
For serious lawn care aficionados, an aerator is the ace up their sleeve. If you're ready to get serious, check...
How To Remove Rust from Metal
Learn three ways how to remove rust from metal and two ways to prevent rust from coming back
How to Get Started in Welding
Whether you’d like to build custom cars or just fix a cracked lawn mower deck, learning to weld gives your...
How to Repair Small Engines: Cleaning the Carburetor
Don't Google "small engine repair near me" the next time your lawnmower sputters. Learn how to do it yourself. Small...
Family Handyman’s Vintage Projects and Tips From the ’60s
Family Handyman has always taken great pride in teaching readers to DIY through the use of step-by-step projects. To celebrate...