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What to Do When Your Snow Blower Won’t Start

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Nothing is worse than getting set to clear freshly fallen snow only to find that your snow blower won’t fire up or properly throw the snow. Even if you regularly service your machine, at least every other year, the occasional glitch is unavoidable. At Backyard Boss, we are winter machinery authorities; we’ve tested and reviewed …

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Crocodile Fern Guide: Caring for a Microsorum Musifolium Plant

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There is a large array of tropical houseplants you can choose from to help brighten up those dark corners and add texture and color throughout your living area. Unfortunately, most people only pick and choose from a few offered species and leave out unique options. The Crocodile Fern is one such plant, and unlike its …

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Best Charcoal Grills: Durable Options for Outdoor Cooking

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A good, dependable grill is a must-have item for backyard parties, cookouts and family fun. Charcoal grills offer versatility in cooking, impart that delicious smoky flavor, and can be an affordable choice for your outdoor fun. The best charcoal grills hold heat for slow, low-temperature cooking, can burn hot for quick high-heat cooking, and provide easy-to-use …

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Umbrella Tree Guide: How to Take Care of the Shefflera Plant

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BY HELEN LEWIS AND DANI GALLAGHER The umbrella tree is an indoor tree that looks great in most homes. Schefflera plants are known for their gorgeous foliage, resilience, and easy care. It’s no wonder that they are one of the most popular house plants. A lot of varieties fall under the Schefflera family, including umbrella …

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38 Garage Storage Ideas to Clear Up Your Clutter

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Garages have a tendency to become cluttered quickly. It doesn’t take long for stored items to pile up and take over any workspace you may have once had. Not only is a cluttered garage frustrating to look at, it can also become a breeding ground for unwanted critters such as mice, spiders, and insects that prefer …

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