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Pull-Behind Lawn Sprayer 101

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Lawn Care 101: Pull-Behind Lawn Sprayers Pull-behind lawn sprayers are used to apply fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides in either spot or blanket applications. For spot applications, most sprayers come equipped with a spray hose that allows the user to apply … Continue reading

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4 Factors to Consider when Choosing a Heavy-Duty Garden Cart

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    How to choose a heavy-duty garden cart you won’t regret Many times, having the right tool is the difference between a simple task and a painful one. Imagine trying to remove a wood screw with a ball peen … Continue reading

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Grass Seed Planting Guide

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Grass Seed Planting Guide – BrinlyU With spring only a week away, many of us are beginning to think of warmer temperatures, short sleeves, and green grass.  Soon, we’ll begin the process of reviving our lawns from a long winter’s … Continue reading

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Fertilizer Spreader Settings Tutorial

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In order to ensure the proper application rates, we must validate our fertilizer spreader settings by accurately calibrating the spreader. Optimum Spreading Speed = 3mph Because most broadcast spreaders are wheel-driven, the speed at which you walk significantly affects the … Continue reading

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How to use a Lawn Dethatcher

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Why do I need to use a lawn dethatcher? Thatch is made of up old grass clippings, dead roots, leaves and other small organic debris.  It builds up in layers underneath your lawn, on top of the soil.  Good lawn … Continue reading

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