7 Essential Tips for Lawn Tractor Maintenance
Follow these pro tips for faster and better lawn tractor maintenance and tubeless tire repair. Good maintenance will prevent expensive repairs in the future.
Should You Rake Leaves or Just Leave Them?
Is raking up your leaves and taking them to the dump really the best course of action?
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.
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...
A Homeowner’s Guide to Buying a Lawn Mower
How to pick the perfect lawn mower match for your property and your comfort level.
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...
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.
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Lawn Mower Won’t Start
Learn the reasons why a lawn mower won't start after winter or during peak season, and how to fix those...
How to Know When You Need a New Lawn Mower
A carbon-coated spark plug can make for hard starting, and so can old gas or a plugged carburetor. All are...
How to Sharpen Tools
A bench grinder, file and cone-shaped blade balancer are the key tools for creating a sharp edge and well-balanced blade.
How to Get Nonslip Mower Treads
Retread old, bald lawn mower tires with a knobby bicycle tire for extra traction on hilly terrain.