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What To Know About PTO Wood Chippers

A PTO wood chipper is one that mounts on a tractor. More powerful than a gas or electric chipper, you can bring it places other chippers won't go.

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The Family Handyman Approved Ryobi Cordless Tire Inflator Is a Worthy Addition to Your Garage

Air compressors require a lot of work if you only need them for a minute or two to top off...


Wood Chippers: Renting vs. Buying

Is wood chipper rental a better choice for you than buying? That depends on the answers to a few key...


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7 Best Robot Lawn Mowers for Hands Free Lawn Maintenance

Do you enjoy a freshly mown lawn but hate to do the mowing? A robot lawn mower may be the...


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7 Best Accessible Lawn Mowers for All Users

Finding an accessible mower for those with limitations can be surprisingly difficult. We cover a range of options and factors...

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The Best Backpack Leaf Blowers

Clear your yard of debris in comfort with best backpack leaf blower for you and your yard. Here are our...


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The Best Gas Leaf Blowers

The best gas leaf blowers have the power to clear your yard of leaves, sticks and debris.

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The Best Lawn Mowers for Small Yards

Just because you have a small yard doesn't mean your lawn can't look great. Here are some of the best...


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The Best Wood Chippers of 2022

These wood chippers turn bulky landscaping and pruning debris into a manageable pile of mulch.


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The Best Gas Lawn Mowers

If you want power, a gas lawn mower will give you what you need. Here's a collection of eight top...


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8 Best Electric Lawn Mowers

The best electric lawn mowers help homeowners keep their lawns looking great while reducing emissions and maintenance time.

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The Best Riding Lawn Mowers

Thinking of upgrading to a riding mower? One of these great options may be perfect for you and your lawn.


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8 Best Air Compressors

Air compressors are an affordable way for DIYers to expand their tool options. Here's a roundup of nine great options...


7 Best Chain Saw Mill Attachments

Want to mill your own lumber? With a chain saw mill attachment you can cut logs into boards or beams....


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9 Best Reel Lawn Mowers

You may be surprised by the variety of reel lawn mowers on the market. Consider their key features to find...


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8 Best Electric Chain Saws

Without the noise and messy mix of gas and oil, the best electric chain saws are extremely effective at most...

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6 Best Electric Wood Chippers

Electric wood chippers reduce branches and leaves into mulch, all without the extra noise and fumes of gas-powered machines.


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8 Best Chainsaws of 2022

Few power tools provide the raw power and efficiency of a chainsaw. When used correctly, it can complete landscaping projects...


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7 Best Gas Chainsaws

Gas-powered chainsaws are unequaled for raw power and long runtimes. They're extremely useful tools that require keen attention to safety...


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Small Engine Maintenance Tips from the Pros

Small engines, big investment. Here’s how to maximize small engine performance.


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Family Handyman Approved: Snow Joe Cordless Snow Blower

Clearing the driveway is a chore, but it’s one you'll actually look forward to with...


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How To Choose the Best Wood Splitter

Tired of splitting wood with an axe? A relatively inexpensive wood splitter can turn your logs into firewood with a...


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The Best Cordless Chainsaws Tested by Family Handyman

We tested six of the best cordless chainsaws for run-time, charging time and more. Here's how they stack up against...


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6 Best Chain Saw Sharpeners

A dull chainsaw is not only inefficient but reduces the lifespan of the saw itself. The solution? A chainsaw sharpener....

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How to Make a DIY Storage Ottoman

Build this footstool and gain a perfect place to stow your stuff.


17 Useful Gifts for New Homeowners

If someone you know just purchased their first home, all kinds of gifts can make being a homeowner easier. Find...


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Tips for Measuring a Chainsaw Bar and Chain

If you need to buy a new chainsaw bar or chain, it's important to find the perfect fit. Here's how...


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How to Easily Clean an Outdoor Rug

Your outdoor rug should be cleaned just like an indoor rug or carpet. Here’s how to do it.


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How Long Can You Run a Generator?

When relying on a generator to get through a long-term power outage, you'll want to know how long you can...


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What Type of Oil for a Chainsaw?

Chainsaw oils are essential to keeping your chainsaw running well. Understanding the different types of oils can help you choose...