Lawn Mowers

Push mowers, riding mowers and zero turns. Find out how to pick the perfect mower for your yard for the perfect cut.

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    10 Signs Your Lawn Mower Blade Needs Sharpening

    Notice your lawn looking a little uneven? That could be a sign it's time to sharpen your lawn mower blade.

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    8 Best Affordable Lawn Mowers

    Lawn mowers are an essential tool for many homeowners. But how do you find a great choice without breaking your...


    Green Industry Expo to Return In-Person This Fall

    After a year of virtual trade shows, the GIE+EXPO returns to its normal format this October.


    Reddit Users Share Their Hysterical Robot Fails

    They're supposed to make life more carefree, but sometimes robot devices cause mayhem. These robot fails will make you laugh,...


    20 Coolest Cordless Tools For Your Collection

    These battery powered tools will blow you away.

    15 Things Your Neighbors Want You to Stop Doing

    It's not big deal to you, but your neighbors are rolling their eyes!


    10 Most Common Uses for a Pressure Washer

    Got a pressure washer collecting dust in your garage that you're just not sure what to use for? Here are...

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    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.


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    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.


    20 Things to Consider When Buying a Lawn Mower

    There's lots to consider when it comes time to buy a lawn mower


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    What to Know About Lawn Mower Spark Plugs

    Gas-powered lawn mowers need spark plug maintenance. Learn how to change, remove and clean your spark plugs to keep your...

    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...


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    8 Most Common Lawn Tractor Repairs

    If you own a lawn tractor, a.k.a. a riding lawn mower, knowing how to make these eight common repairs can...


    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...


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    How to Get Your Lawn Mower Ready for Spring

    A little maintenance twice a year pays off with longer, more reliable lawn mower performance. The work isn't difficult and...

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    How to Sharpen Lawn Mower Blades

    It's easy when you know what you're doing!


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    A Homeowner’s Guide to Buying a Lawn Mower

    How to pick the perfect lawn mower match for your property and your comfort level.


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    Best Zero Turn Lawn Mowers for 2021

    Here are our picks for the top zero turn lawn mowers in six categories.


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    What Type of Lawn Mower Oil Should I Use

    Your lawn mower needs the right kind of engine oil used in the right way. Read on to learn about...


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    Zero Turn Mower Buying Guide

    A zero turn mower allows you to move faster and navigate impossibly tight turns. If you've got a demanding yard,...


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    Lawn Mower Parts You Can Replace Yourself

    Lawn mower letting you down? A little repair know-how can go a long way. Learn which lawn mower parts you...


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    Riding Lawn Mower Buying Guide

    A riding lawn mower is a major time saver, but also a significant investment! Learn about riding mower tech, features...


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    The Homeowner’s Guide to Buying a Push Mower

    Thinking of buying a push mower? Here's an overview of options, cost and features.

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    How to Get Rid of Gasoline Smell

    To get rid of that smell, you'll need to do much more than mask it with a sweetly-scented spray.


    20 Bad Spring Yard Work Habits You Need to Stop Doing

    It's been a long winter and you're ready to start some yard work. But before you grab that rake or...


    Yes, You Need to Winterize Your Lawn Mower. Here’s How.

    Now’s the time to put your lawn mower away before the ground is covered with a foot of snow. We'll...


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    How and When to Change Oil in a Lawn Mower

    The Family Handyman automotive expert, Rick Muscoplat, will show you how to change lawn mower oil.


    Tips for Buying a Walk-Behind Lawn Mower

    Whether you're buying your first mower or replacing an old one, navigating the maze of models and features can be...


    Why is My Lawn Mower Smoking?

    Leaking oil from the exhaust is the usual cause of blue, white or black smoke from a lawn mower. Learn...