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Author: Timothy Moore

Finding The Top Walk Behind String Trimmers: Reviews and Buying Guide

Bearing the appearance of a cross between a string trimmer and a lawn mower, a wheeled / walk-behind string trimmer is a powerful gardening implement that can easily cut through thick, stubborn weeds and grasses. They are perfect for use in rugged terrain that can’t be handled with a regular mower, or where the grass / shrubbery is too thick to be dealt with using standard string trimmers. Walk behind string trimmers are catching on and filling the market. In fact, the inexperienced gardener may find it hard to choose the best one for their needs on their own;...

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Weeding Through the Best String Trimmer Brands

So you want to buy a weed eater.  But what brand is best and what models will suit your needs?  There are gas powered trimmers or electric trimmers with batteries or cords. With gas powered trimmers, you get the power and efficiency you would expect from a gas powered motor but you also get the price tag as well.  With a quality weed eater, you can expect to spend over $200. Corded electric string trimmers have the power to handle grass as well as most gas powered trimmers but at a fraction of the cost and weight.  But there is...

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171 Inspirational Gardening Quotes And Sayings

“Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.” Luther Burbank “Little things seem nothing, but they give peace, like those meadow flowers which individually seem odorless but all together perfume the air. .” Georges Bernanos “I know that if odour were visible, as colour is, I’d see the summer garden in rainbow clouds. ” Robert Bridges “Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are. ” Alfred Austin “The flower which is single need not envy the thorns that are numerous. ” Rabindranath Tagore “A lawn is...

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Finding The Best Weed Eaters: Buyers Guide

Weed eaters, also referred to as string trimmers, have been around for years, making garden maintenance easy for the average homeowner. Today, electric grass trimmers are becoming popular due to their environment friendliness and compact nature. Even the gas-powered varieties are far less polluting thanks to stricter environmental regulations around the world. Gas PoweredElectricCordless There are lots of gas-powered models which have engines certified to meet federal regulations for 300 hours instead of the standard 50. The greater the number of hours, the lesser pollution they cause – plus, the engines are far more durable. However, these efficient gas powered...

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Does Grass Seed Expire

If you’ve got a bare spot in the lawn and an old bag of grass seed in the shed, it may seem as though your troubles are over. Before sprinkling that seed and nurturing it carefully, however, you should ask yourself how long can you store grass seed and how long has this been here? The germination rate of grass seed decreases with age so, while hope springs eternal, your grass seed may not. Contents Introduction Does Grass Seed Expire? How Long Can You Store Grass Seed? How Do You Store Grass Seed? How Will I Know If My...

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