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Best Pond Pumps

By Matt Hagens

Best Pond Pumps For Backyard Ponds & FountainsIf you want a pond that not only thrives but stays healthy, the most important thing to do is to keep the pond water aerated and circulating, either by artificial means or naturally. The pond pumps that we will be reviewing today have been chosen from a large […]

Best Patio Heaters

By Matt Hagens

Patio Heater ReviewsStay Warm & Cozy OutdoorsWhen colder weather knocks at the door, it doesn’t mean that you have to hibernate inside until the sun comes back. The newest batch of outdoor patio heaters are all well equipped to allow you to continue spending quality time outdoors with your friends and family.  These patio heaters are […]

Best Loppers

By Matt Hagens

Best Loppers for PruningMany gardeners and landscapers are faced with the task of cutting through smaller branches and twigs that are 1″-2″ in diameter – branches that are too big for pruning shears to handle, and not big enough to require using a pruning saw. This is when garden loppers can come to the rescue! […]

Best Garden Hose Reel

By Matt Hagens

How To Find The Best Garden Hose ReelA hose reel is a cylindrical spindle that is used for hose storage. Hose reels are made from a variety of materials, including metal, fiberglass, or plastic. The mechanism of the hose reel can be motor-driven, spring-driven, or a hand crank. They can be portable and able to […]

Best Soil Test Kit Reviews

By Matt Hagens

Best Soil Test Kits & Meters Buyers Guide for 2018Testing your soil is a very important contribution to the health of your plants. Plants require the right pH level (the amount of acidity and alkalinity) in order to best utilize all the nutrients in the soil. Every plant has a different pH preference which is […]

Best Cordless Trimmer

By Matt Hagens

Best Cordless Trimmer Reviews for 2018One of a landscapers favorite tools, string trimmers are essential for proper lawn care.There are 3 different types of trimmers – gas-engine powered, electric edge trimmers with power cords, and battery-powered weed eaters  which are typically recharged after each use.It’s important to examine the different makes and models of cordless […]

Best Electric Snow Blower Reviews

By Matt Hagens

Best Electric Snow Blower Reviews for 2018If snowfall routinely falls in your area, then it’s high time to invest in a high-quality snow thrower. With this type of machine, the front portion scoops up the snow, while an internal auger breaks it down and “throws” it away from the path you are clearing. Even the smallest […]

Best Hedge Trimmer Reviews

By Matt Hagens

Best Hedge Trimmer Reviews for 2018A hedge trimmer (also known as a bush trimmer or shrub trimmer) is a gardening machine primarily used for trimming, pruning, or cutting hedges and bushes. There are various types of stand-alone hedge-trimmers, powered by gasoline, electricity, or human power. Although manual hedge trimmers are environmentally friendly, they are slow and […]

Best Garden Tiller Reviews

By Matt Hagens

Best Garden Tillers & Cultivators for 2018Whether you are starting a new garden or renewing an older one, you will need a rototiller or cultivator. Tilling or cultivating gets your garden ready for planting. If you’re adding sand, compost, lime, or fertilizer, tilling or cultivating will mix them into the soil where they will do […]

Best Pole Saws

By Matt Hagens

Best Pole Saw Reviews for 2018Let’s say that you need to remove a branch that is high up on a tree. You have the option of attempting to saw it off by hand while precariously clinging to a ladder, but since you are a smart human being, you decide that this probably isn’t the safest […]

Rain Barrel Buyers Guide

By Matt Hagens

Best Rain Barrel Reviews & Buyers Guide For 2018In its most basic definition, a rain barrel can be described as a container that is used to capture and store rainwater. Modern barrels usually have a maximum capacity of between 50 and 80 gallons, and they feature a spigot for filling water jugs or cans. Most […]

Chippers & Shredders Buyers Guide

By Matt Hagens

Best Chipper Shredder Reviews for 2018Long gone are the days when you could simply burn twigs, leaves, and other yard debris in your backyard. Most municipalities have now outlawed these disposal methods in residential neighborhoods, and as homeowners become more aware of the benefits that such debris offers — as compost or mulch — there […]

Lawn Fertilizer Buyers Guide

By Matt Hagens

2018 Best Lawn Fertilizer Reviews & Buyers GuideYour lawn has specific fertilizer requirements, depending on both what soil type you have, and the particular type of turfgrass you are growing. Fertilizers contain essential nutrients that will help your lawn to survive. This buyers guide will discuss different types of fertilizers, what nutrients they contain, how […]

Ultimate Guide To Bermuda Grass Seed

By Matt Hagens

Ultimate Guide To The Best Bermuda Grass Seed Bermuda grass is one of the most popular warm season choices for athletic fields, lawns and golf courses across the country. Its fine texture, thick growth and vibrant green color make it the perfect choice for individuals living in the southern states. This type of grass is […]

Best Grass Seed For Shade

By Matt Hagens

Best Grass Seed For ShadeA lawn would look pretty bare if it had no trees, shrubs or ornamentation. Lawns that have too many trees can block out the sun. providing precious little for the grass below. Planting grass seed that has been specifically developed to thrive in shady areas can help keep lawns green and […]

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