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7 Types of Ladders And How They Can Be Used

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 Simon Woodard (February 27, 2015)  Step Ladders Step ladders come in various types and sizes. There are smaller ones that have just a few steps, some that include a safety rail so you can stand on the top step, others that have steps on both sides of the ladder, and even ones that include a platform - usually about a third of the way up - to rest your tools on. Step ladders are the most popular ladders to have around the . (Yard Equipment)

Learning The Process Of Colorbond Fencing Installation

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 Charlot Fernandez (July 13, 2013)  Colorbond fence are the kind of fence that is not just for your home aesthetic effect, but also for a strong and durable fence that will make your home or yard outstand with others. What is good about this colorbond fence is that, you can learn to install it by yourself for your home or lawn. If you want to learn how to install this type of fences, here are the step by step processes on . (Yard Equipment)

Affordable Mower Lift Tips for You

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 Kevin Schmiterson (January 24, 2013)  One of the most important things for any lawnmower is a lift kit. When people have problems with their mowers, they may need a lift kit in order to properly inspect the bottom. For those who want to find affordable mower kits, they can do the following things in order to make their search process easy. First, people should research the different types of models. Some models only work .. (Yard Equipment)

The Dominance of Synthetic Grass Perth

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 Charlot Fernandez (January 26, 2012)  Having a real grass for the landscape can be tiring to maintain that's why a synthetic grass Perth is an option for most of homeowners in Perth because it look as real as the authentic grass. It is actually fun and great way to design your lawn that are made by many manufacturer that are being supplied around the city. A small space allotment in your backyard or front yard can come full . (Yard Equipment)

Make Your Life More Secluded With Peel Fencing

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 Charlot Fernandez (January 24, 2012)  When building a home in a populated city compels a sense of obligation to protect the privacy and the property belonging within the residence, fencing might be the kind of security anyone needs. Of course, there is nothing more sheltered than the feeling of having around the perimeters of one’s home the most secure fence to guard against who-knows-what. Fencing is considered the .. (Yard Equipment)

Propane Fire Pit – Best Alternative To Wood Burners

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 Mary Mccready (December 21, 2011)  Does the propane fire pit fascinate you? If you want a bit of fine looking decorations for your patio, this outdoor fireplace is certainly one artistic style that livens up your decks. They enhance the right ambiance for a relaxing time with your family or fun amusement with your buddies. Your visitors will truly find comfort in the warmness supplied by this heat source which you may .. (Yard Equipment)

How to choose a Swimwear for Big Busts

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 Kim Barkan (June 22, 2011)  It would be an exaggeration to say that finding Swimwear for Big Busts is an easy deal. However, the choice in shops pleases. Even if the model you wish to buy is a bit small, you can often find a similar swimsuit, designed for larger bust in web. It’s another matter that the girl with the large forms doesn’t always have a good feeling on the beach, where eyes went on her. .. (Yard Equipment)

Outdoor Kitchens and BBQ Islands Earn Their Keep

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 Bethany Willems (July 20, 2010)  Outdoor kitchens are greater than the sum of their parts, and the better those components are, the better your outdoor kitchen will be. From the stainless steel outdoor kitchen cabinets to the stone or ceramic tile counter tops to the Cal Flame grill or the Fire Magic BBQ island, the key is quality industrial design. Today’s outdoor kitchen equipment manufacturers have united .. (Yard Equipment)

Buying Canopy Shelters

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 James Connecticut (July 12, 2010)  Having your very own canopy or shelter or tarp can be very helpful for any homeowner. These products can give you a great option to provide shade and comfort for you, your family, your friends, your property, and even your plants and pets. It helps make the outdoors a bit easier to deal with. That being said, you cannot just take any canopy tent or garage kit you find. It is important .. (Yard Equipment)

Garden Sheds Leicester

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 Jenny Pilley (May 26, 2010)  Take a look out of your window at the garden and ask yourself; am I making the most of the space available? At this time of year the chances are that if the sun is up it‘ll be shining brightly and so you and the family will probably be spending more time out the back. But after a long winter, and hopefully an equally lengthy summer, clutter can begin to build up and garages can .. (Yard Equipment)

Recycling Plastic Barrels into Rainwater Barrels.

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 Mike Bowater (February 15, 2010)  To discover just how easy it is to transform Used Plastic Barrels into Rainwater Barrels download my Free Rain Barrel e book plus take sometime to view the rest of my site which also contains Downspout Diverter information as well. Used Plastic Barrels are a great item to easily transform to store and collect rain water for garden uses. Storing and collecting rain water in rain barrels . (Yard Equipment)

How to Buy a Lawn Mower?

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 Victor Thomas (October 29, 2008)  Lawn mowers at present are available in a gamut of types, sizes and price tags for which you should perform some careful research before purchasing a lawnmower There are a plethora of things that has to be taken into consideration such as the size and type your lawn, what you can afford, how long the lawn mower will function to nicety and mechanical abilities In general, all lawn mowers . (Yard Equipment)

Extending Battery Powered Lawn Mower Battery Run Time

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 Dan Powell (September 01, 2008)  I will be the first to tell you that from time to time this summer the juice in the batteries have run out on our solar charged electric lawn mower prior to us finishing mowing our lawn. Yes, it is frustrating to me when this happens . . . as the customer service department of the mower manufacturer will tell you. So, we present to you our tips on how to get the most out of a single .. (Yard Equipment)

Snowblower Safety Tips

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 Janet Ashby (August 18, 2008)  Snowblower and lawnmower accidents account for many severe injuries every year, including loss of fingers and toes, deep cuts, burns, crushed and broken bones. Injuries occur to all age groups but most people affected by these types of injuries are between twenty five and sixty. Here are some basic tips to make sure you are not among them! Basic Safety Tips Always read the manual and .. (Yard Equipment)

Choosing a Lawn Mower

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 Ned D'Agostino (August 11, 2008)  So you finally determined you need a new lawn mower but there are so many choices that you really don't know where to start. Well choosing a lawn mower is not all that difficult if you know what you are looking for. There are of course lots of factors involved, but the three main things you need to consider are the size and slope of your yard, the quality of the engine, and what .. (Yard Equipment)

Lawn Mower Madness - Can the Right Brand Stop the Insanity

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 Chris L. Jensen (August 10, 2008)  The two main types of lawn mowers are the push mower and the riding lawn mower. Lets look at the push mower first. There are three main categories to look into when choosing a push mower. They are gas powered, electric, and non-powered. Each has their own advantages and disadvantages. Looking at the riding lawn mower, these are generally chosen for larger yards that would take hours to .. (Yard Equipment)

Lawn Vacuum Lawn Management Made Easy With the Use of the Lawn Vacuum

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 George Kilbride (August 01, 2008)  Often in order to get the best things from nature, it is imperative that you take care of it and make sure that it is well-kept and well-managed. Same is true with the lawn just in front of your ancestral home. The lawn needs to be well-kept and should be managed well at all times in order for the lawn to look good. Caring for the lawn is like an investment; don't pay attention and you .. (Yard Equipment)

Lawn Mowing Tips For Homeowners

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 William Stearns (August 01, 2008)  I have owned a home for over twenty years with just over a little an acre of lawn and provide all of the care myself. Not everyone can afford having lawn or landscaping services come in and maintain the mowing and the care of their lawn. Whether you are using a push mower or a lawn tractor Here are a few basic guidelines for proper mowing your lawn. Walk the area you are mowing and .. (Yard Equipment)

Lawn Tractor Reviews Helps You Find the Right Tractor For Your Needs

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 George Kilbride (July 31, 2008)  Lawns may come in many sizes, some families have more than half an acre lawn and some may even own lawns larger than that. If you own a small lawn then well and good since the space you'll need to cover is small. And even though you may need to push the mower, it wouldn't strain you that much since the space is limited. But what if the lawn is at least half an acre in area? For sure .. (Yard Equipment)

Choosing a Lawnmower

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 Victor Thomas (July 30, 2008)  There are several types of lawnmowers available today, thanks to the advanced technology. Generally when new innovative products get introduced, the old types will become obsolete and will disappear from the market gradually. But in the case of lawnmowers the old, tested and trusted manual lawnmowers still remain in use. It is the cheapest among all types of lawnmowers by virtue of its .. (Yard Equipment)

Lawn Sprayers The Road to a Well Maintained Lawn Starts With the Use of Reliable Lawn Sprayers

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 George Kilbride (July 30, 2008)  Gardeners may not want to use it, but there are no escaping garden sprayers. In fact in a year, the gardener may have to use many different kinds of sprayers for different purposes. Sprayers are important garden implements and these equipments should come in handy for farmers and gardeners alike. Sprayers are equipments that can be used for applying pesticides in order to control the .. (Yard Equipment)

Gas Leaf Blower Etiquette

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 Mark Donovan (July 30, 2008)  If I was asked to put together a top 10 list of the worst inventions, a gas leaf blower would be near the top of my list. It is an extremely annoying and loud machine that provides little to no value to anyone, including the person running it. Yes, it can quickly push a few leaves around, which may help in a few hard to reach locations, but overall it is an extremely ineffective and .. (Yard Equipment)

Lawn Mower Reviews Know What to Look Out For

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 George Kilbride (July 28, 2008)  Reviews are very important. They give you an idea of what something is about, how it was, and if it is worthy of patronizing based on the testimonial of another person who has had experience with it. Movie is one thing that is most reviewed about, as well as novels, stores, and products. When someone talks about a particular movie right after he has watched the movie first hand, giving .. (Yard Equipment)

Electric Lawnmower What Are the Advantages?

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 George Kilbride (July 25, 2008)  One reason why many people settle for what they have is that they never knew there are far better ones that they could have. Same goes for the lawn mower you have at home. Back pains, stress, and getting irritable are just some signs that you are using an old lawn mower. Next thing you know, no one in your household would mow the lawn anymore. So you have to convince yourself that .. (Yard Equipment)

Whats With the Mulching Lawn Mower?

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 George Kilbride (July 24, 2008)  More and more people are becoming sensible nowadays. At a time where the campaigns for recycling and saving the mother earth are intensifying, many have opted to go out of their way to help protect the environment. Segregating your waste is one thing, but using a mulching lawn mower could be another way to keep you from adding up to the community waste pile. One thing about cutting .. (Yard Equipment)

Zero Turn Lawn Mowers Are Not Just For Pros

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 George Kilbride (July 23, 2008)  Lawn care could be easily done in a breeze if only you have extra money to afford one of those zero turn lawn mowers every one of your neighbor is talking about. The thought that this particular type of machine is only for professional landscape artists is not at all true, since by far, they are the only ones who can afford these babies easily. When you use something for business, it is . (Yard Equipment)

Trim Your Mowing Times Zero Turn Mowers

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 K Pate (July 22, 2008)  Zero turn radius mowers (ZTRs) emerged mainly as a tool aimed at the commercial mower market. With their speed, agility and ability to turn on a dime they soon became a valued tool for contractors and commercial users. It was not long before manufacturers, realizing the huge potential of the market, introduced models specifically aimed at homeowners. In terms of pure speed models .. (Yard Equipment)

Wood Chippers Buy New, Buy Used, Or Make Your Own?

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 Tyler Jonsson (July 20, 2008)  Wood Chippers, Shredders and Grinders are fantastic tools for anyone who owns land and wants to keep it in good condition. Whether you have lots of brush to rid yourself of or larger trees which you need to clear, a Wood Chipper can certainly take care of your needs. But the question becomes, what kind of Wood Chipper should you try to acquire? New Wood Chippers can be quite expensive .. (Yard Equipment)

Adirondack Furniture - the Key to Decorating Your Cottage For Vacationing

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 Jennifer Akre (July 17, 2008)  Because you are not there every single month out of the year, it is important that you make your vacation cottage a special place that you can retreat to whenever the mood strikes. After all, it is the decor and design of this vacation cottage that will keep you happy and stress free whenever you feel the need to escape for a while to enjoy yourself either alone or with your friends or .. (Yard Equipment)

File Sharpening For Your Yard

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 Len Q. (July 10, 2008)  When it's time to clean up outside and do the yard, certain tools are commonly used no matter where you are. But I'm not talking about gardens and gardening tools. I'm talking about the yard itself. If you've got a lawn, you'll probably own a lawn mower. If you have trees in your yard, you may have a chain saw, even an axe. What's your plan when your blades become dull? When the lawn .. (Yard Equipment)

Why Choose Used Farmall Tractors

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 Irwan H Nuswanto (July 07, 2008)  Farmall tractors are truly impressive machines. Whether you choose to buy a new or used one, a good choice of machinery has been made. There is nothing wrong with buying a used or second-hand tractor, providing you know exactly what you are looking for. These days, as well as going to a reputable dealer or looking in the classified ads of your local newspaper, there are many tractors to . (Yard Equipment)

The Top 6 Lawnmowers This Summer

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 Davide Moss (July 07, 2008)  Included in this article is a review of the best 6 lawnmowers you can buy this summer. Qualcast Panther 30 Sidewheel Cylinder Lawn mower Qualcast have been making hand powered cylinder mowers for over 80 years. They are a useful alternative to electric and petrol powered products and are naturally kind to the environment. The cylinder blade cuts like a pair of scissors and consequently . (Yard Equipment)

How to Winterize a Riding Lawn Mower

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 Linda Lasczc (July 03, 2008)  A riding lawn mower is a big investment, and should be protected. For many, the winter months mean putting mowers away and not giving them another thought until the spring season comes around. Before putting a rider into storage, though, take a few simple steps to help maintain it over the winter. First, drain the fuel from the gas tank and the oil from the crankcase. Always recycle .. (Yard Equipment)

The Biggest and Best CAT Grader There Is

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 Gottlieb Wendehals (July 02, 2008)  Introducing the mother load of all road scrapers graders and all alike. Yes I am talking about the biggest and baddest road grader available the cat 140h motor grader. If you have problems with your road or if you sometimes wonder how the roads are made this is the machine that you need information about. This article will inform you on this machine by telling you what a cat 140h motor .. (Yard Equipment)

Are You Looking to Buy Small Farm Tractors?

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 Y. Tilden (June 30, 2008)  If you have some outside work to finish around the house, then small farm tractors may be just what you need. These tractors are also known as compact tractors, and are built as miniaturized versions of full size agricultural vehicles. These tractors are mainly used for landscaping purposes on smaller estates. They are not recommended for a full scale harvesting operation. What are the . (Yard Equipment)

Used Exmark Mowers

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 Walter Diener (June 30, 2008)  Exmark lawn mowers have been built to last through alot of abuse which comes with them being used for eight hour days and up to seven days per week. Although these mowers are built to the toughest standards it is very important to maintain them properly. A poorly maintained mower will fail alot faster than one that has been looked after with great care. When searching for your next used . (Yard Equipment)

Cordless Lawn Mower Makes Your Life Easy

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 George Kilbride (June 27, 2008)  Cordless lawn mowers have been very popular among all those people with medium or regular sized gardens. Usually, these types of machines are very light weight, easy to operate and cut very neatly. There are several designs available and you can choose according to your needs. If you have a larger sized garden then it is worth to go for a riding mower that gives you freedom to cut the .. (Yard Equipment)

Push Reel Lawn Mowers For the Environmentally Friendly Gardeners

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 George Kilbride (June 26, 2008)  Lawn mowers come in various types, design and style. The basic reel mowers have a rotary blade to cut the grass. This is the standard type of machine used by many gardeners. It is an environmentally friendly generation that is looking out for alternatives that can save the environment and the energy and push reel lawn mowers serve this purpose. History These machines were invented by .. (Yard Equipment)

Versatile Sprinkler System For Small and Odd Shaped Yards Or Gardens

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 J Delms (June 25, 2008)  A sprinkler system that will water around corners or big bushes, and will effectively water irregularly shaped yards or tall gardens is fairly easy to make. Such a system comprises two-to-four above-ground, plastic-pipe-raised spray nozzles connected in tandem by one-to-three hose remnants. Because these stake-anchored raised nozzles can give from one-to-360-degree spray patterns, they .. (Yard Equipment)

Reel Lawn Mowers The Best Option For Mowing Your Grass

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 George Kilbride (June 25, 2008)  Most of the present day house owners are looking for an environmentally-friendly solution to yard maintenance. The reel lawn mower isn't a new idea but they are growing popular day by day. The big reason for their popularity is perhaps people are becoming “environmentally-aware". These “environmentally-aware" house owners are now taking their hands off from the petroleum .. (Yard Equipment)

Finding John Deere Lawn Mower Parts

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 Tom Zondman (June 25, 2008)  I am the proud owner of a John Deere LT155 riding lawn mower. Rarely do I have any troubles with it, but occasionally I have to replace some parts. Even the highest quality machines, like the John Deere, will need work done on them at some point - even if it's just routine maintenance. I've found that my John Deere is easy to work on, and the manual provides great direction on how to .. (Yard Equipment)

Riding Lawnmowers A Guide to Purchasing Riding Lawnmowers

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 George Kilbride (June 24, 2008)  A lawn mower is something that everyone generally has. Having its inception somewhere around 1830, they very soon became essential to everyone. As a consequence of several years of evolution, there exists various kinds of lawn mowers in the market ranging from the most rudimentary push models to the most advanced remote-control machines, and so it is still very difficult to locate the .. (Yard Equipment)

Lawn Mower Hand Powered Manual Mowers Get Fit and Reduce Your Gardening Costs

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 Brian Holland (June 24, 2008)  Lawn Mower hand powered manual mowers are powered by good old human energy, a large wheel on the back of the mower is pushed causing the grass cutting blade to turn fast enough to cut grass. The hand mower is nearly silent in operation, ideal for built up areas. Alternative lawnmowers are powered by electrical motor or petrol engine, both these options cost the household money for .. (Yard Equipment)

Husqvarna Lawn Mower in Review

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 Phil Reusch (June 24, 2008)  The Husqvarna lawn mower is growing in popularity, and there are essentially several different variations and models of this brand of lawn mower as well. The Husqvarna lawn mower is reasonable and affordable in price, and there are many places where these mowers can be purchased. The mowing decks on various models offer versatility, as well as offering bags or no bags in order to .. (Yard Equipment)

Riding Lawn Mower Blade Care

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 Linda Lasczc (June 24, 2008)  Occasionally, a riding lawn tractor or mower's blades can become unbalanced, bent, or dull, and will need either reconditioning or replacement. It is recommended that maintenance be performed on the blades at least twice a year. To care for a riding lawn mower's blades, follow the steps listed below. NOTE: These materials are prepared for use by trained technicians who are experienced .. (Yard Equipment)

Best Riding Lawn Mowers For Better Performance

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 George Kilbride (June 23, 2008)  Many gardeners are looking for easier ways of cutting the grass. Walking behind an unwieldy lawn mower is the thing of the past. Riding mowers are becoming very popular but finding the best riding lawn mowers can be a daunting task for the customer. If there is a sprawling lawn that covers almost half an acre, then machines that are pushed from behind or walk-behind are of no use. The .. (Yard Equipment)

Top Seven Common Riding Lawn Mower Problems and Solutions

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 Linda Lasczc (June 20, 2008)  Riding lawn mowers are valuable and incredibly useful tools that can save time and energy spent on yard work. However, riding lawn mowers can have problems and need maintenance. Listed below are seven (7) common riding lawn mower problems along with trouble shooting tips. If a problem cannot be solved from the advice laid out in this article, contact a repair shop. NOTE: These .. (Yard Equipment)

Best Lawn Mowers Plenty to Choose From

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 George Kilbride (June 20, 2008)  Everyone wants to own a beautiful garden with sprawling spaces of lush green grass. The lawn adds beauty to the premises of a house, building or an office. Designing, creating and maintaining a beautiful garden is the focus of many home owners. The growing demand for developing, lush green lawns have resulted in the increase in production of lawn mowers. Companies are competing with .. (Yard Equipment)

Why You Need a Zero Turn Lawn Mower

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 Phil Reusch (June 17, 2008)  Your lawn should be a source of pride. It increases the curb appeal of your property. It provides a wonderful place for your family to enjoy the outdoors. It gives you a chance to show up the neighbors. However, most of us have better things to do than mow that lawn for hours, only to have to follow up with more time-consuming trimming. The good news is you don't have to spend so much .. (Yard Equipment)

Electric Lawn Mowers Can Save the Planet?

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 Dan P. (June 16, 2008)  Gas powered lawn mowers have a bad rap, and some so rightfully so. They have many disadvantages as compared to electric lawn mowers. Gas-powered mowers are noisy, dirty, and require much greasy maintenance. The noise, smoke and bother of maintaining a gas powered lawn mower, have led many wise home owners to consider purchasing an electric lawn mower. An added benefit to the planet, .. (Yard Equipment)




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