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Take care of your home and yard with the latest outdoor power equipment; lawn mowers, snow blowers, chainsaws, pressure washers, air compressors, generators.

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    We Tried the Earthwise Electric Snow Shovel and Wish We’d Bought It Long Ago

    The Earthwise snow shovel is the easiest way to shovel your deck, patio, sidewalks and driveway. Save time and effort with this electric snow thrower that blows away a manual shovel.

    I Tried Anker’s Solix F3800 Portable Power Station with 240V Power

    From welding to washing clothes, we put the Anker portable power station to the test for the job site, home...


    I Live in a Van, and I Swear By the Jackery Generator

    Outdoor enthusiasts will love this 500-watt portable power station that extends the life of their appliances on short trips.


    Stihl Enters the Electric Mower Market with the RMA 510 V—We Tried It

    I finally got my hands on the new Stihl RMA 510 V electric mower and put it through the testing...


    I Tried the EGO Cordless Two-Stage Snow Blower and I’m Sold on this Snow Clearing Beast

    I put the EGO 24-inch snow blower through a litany of tests and I was amazed at how easy it...

    I Tried the Greenworks Cordless Snow Blower and It Made a Winter Chore Enjoyable

    I put the Greenworks 16-inch snow blower through a litany of tests and was left in awe of this small...


    What To Know About Portable Power Stations

    From lawn-care tools to tile saws and welding, here's how portable power stations can make your off-grid worksite more peaceful...

    We Tested This Worx Snow Blower, a Cordless Model That Makes Snow Removable—Dare We Say—Enjoyable

    Turning your driveway into a winter wonderland is all fun and games until the snow-removal marathon begins. But fear not:...


    We Tried the All-New 2024 Toro TimeCutter SS4225 Zero-Turn Lawn Mower

    The Toro TimeCutter SS4225 is the revamped version of the classic zero-turn lawn mower. We tested it for ourselves.


    Husqvarna 455 Rancher Chainsaw Review: A Powerful Saw Capable of Nearly Any Task

    With hundreds of trees on my property, I'm constantly managing growth, clearing dead trees and removing invasive species. I tested...


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    Diesel vs. Propane Generators

    As alternatives to gasoline models, diesel and propane generators offer pros and cons. Here's an in-depth comparison to help you...

    We Tested the Husqvarna TS 242XD, and This Riding Lawn Mower Offers Speed, Power and Fun

    We know Husqvarna makes some of the best lawn care equipment, but does that include riding mowers? Our Husqvarna TS...


    The 9 Best Power Tool Brands You Should Reach for First

    In the world of home improvement, these are the best power tool brands for both homeowners and pros.


    Our Turf Expert Put a John Deere Lawn Tractor to the Test

    I'm a turf professional, and I've sold a lot of heavy-duty commercial turf equipment over the years—so I know a...


    How To Mount a PTO Wood Chipper to a Tractor

    Got some unwanted deadwood you'd like to turn into wood chips? A PTO wood chipper is the most robust solution...


    How To Use a PTO Wood Chipper

    Got some unwanted trees and brush you need gone fast? A PTO wood chipper is the ultimate solution.

    We Tried the Stihl BR 600 Backpack Blower, and It’s a Must-Have for Fall Cleanup

    The Stihl BR 600 backpack blower is fuel efficient and durable, and it produces low exhaust emissions and...


    We Tried the Craftsman Electric Lawn Mower, a Riding Mower for Tight Spaces

    Ready to take the plunge and go battery-powered? We tested the Craftsman electric lawn mower–here’s what we thought.


    Why the SawStop Table Saw is the Best Choice for 2024 (Our Honest Review)

    SawStop may be the safest table saw money can buy, but how does it actually perform? We put the compact...


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    How To Choose the Best Extension Cord for the Job

    Buying an electric extension cord? Keep a few important considerations in mind. Here's what to know.


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    Saker Mini Chainsaw Review: A Yard’s Best Friend

    No fatigue, no gas, no fumes, no problem!


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    How a Pressure Washer Unloader Valve Works

    Pressure washers have lots of parts. Discover what the unloader valve is, what it does and why it's so important.


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    When Should You Let Your Child Mow the Lawn?

    Many factors come into play when making this decision. As with any right of passage, the child's safety is the...


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    How To Check, Clean and Replace Pressure Washer Filters

    When a pressure washer isn't performing well, clogged filters could be why. Learn how to find, clean or replace those...


    Is the TikTok Hack of Pressure Washing Showers Brilliant or Dangerous?

    With the help of a contractor and two professional cleaners, we explore whether cleaning your tile shower with a pressure...

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    6 Best Portable Solar Panels for Off-Grid Power

    Summer camping plans? Don't go without one of the best portable solar panels to keep your gear running for the...


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    How To Service a Pressure Washer Muffler and Spark Arrestor

    Got a pressure washer that's too loud, or isn't running at full power? The muffler and spark arrestor could be...


    Make Light Work of Yard Debris with the Sun Joe Chipper

    Quickly turn branches and sticks into mulch with this affordable chipper/shredder!


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    What Oil To Use for a Pressure Washer

    Any kind of oil should work in a gas-powered pressure washer, right? Our expert has the answer to that and...


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    How To Start a Pressure Washer

    Need to wash your deck, car or patio fast, but aren't sure how to begin? Let us guide you through...


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    10 Best Portable Solar Power Systems

    From charging a laptop to running a welder, here are some of the best portable power stations you can run...