Wednesday, May 11, 2016
When getting a snow blower, the first thing that you have to consider would be the kind of pathway that you have. Keep in mind that different pathway materials would mean different types of snow blowers. Snow blowers can generally be classified into two single-stage and two-stage. A single-stage snow blower tends to be lighter in weight compared to a two-stage snow blower. That being the case, they are more suited for smaller jobs. Single-Stage Gas Single-stage snow blowers are recommended for those who do not experience more than 8 inches of snow. Companies like Cub Cadet recommend this kind of snow blower for those pathways that are paved, flat, and of medium size. It is not recommended for gravel walkways as well as steep walkways.
Your lawn would not clean itself. For that, you would need the help of a lawn mower. Now, while it can be tempting to go out and just buy the first lawn mower that you come across with, that may not be the right thing to do. You have to keep in mind that there’s a specific lawn mower for each job on hand, and knowing which one does which job best can make sure that you make the most of your mower. Types of Lawn Mower Generally, lawn mowers can be grouped into two – motorized lawn mowers, and manual lawn mowers. Rotary Push Lawn Mower Rotary push lawn mowers are typically powered electrically or make use of gas and petrol. They are considered to be the most common, and the most efficient, of the different types of lawn mowers. They are best for lawns that already have tall weeds and are filled with dandelions.
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Many experts would advise homeowners to change the oils every month, even when not used, to maintain it in its peak condition. This can be a waste of oil, though, since you obviously have no need for your cub cadet snow blowers until next winter. However you also can’t risk leaving stale oil in your equipment, because it can cause the carburetor to corrode. It is important to remember that most of the fuel available on stores are blended with ethanol, a corroding agent. Before oiling your equipment, check for any warning logos or oiling instructions on acceptable ethanol percentage. If the instruction tells you to not use a fuel blend with not more than 10% ethanol, specifically ask for this blend from your local hardware stores.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Parents should always remember that lawn mowers are dangerous machines designed to cut. When mowing the lawn, little children should stay indoors until the parents are done with the yard work. As for senior citizens, they should avoid using stand-on or walk-behind mowers due to the potential slip and fall risk. It is highly advisable that they instead use a zero-turn toro lawn mower, like those available in Denny’s Lawn & Garden. Being able to sit down while doing the yard work promotes both safety and comfort for the elderlies. Zero-turn mowers are also very user-friendly because they have mode settings to suit the preference of senior citizens; some may prefer a slow but smooth ride, while others would only want a quick run-through before some guests arrive.
Sunday, September 20, 2015
In most places, homeowners have to mow their lawns for about half the year. Choosing an ideal lawn mower for your yard makes the job much easier. There are many different types of mowers, and Toro mowers are among the top-selling models in all categories. Here are some of the most popular options. Quiet Electric Mowers The Toro e-Cycler 20360 is a cordless electric lawn mower with 36 volts of power. It can take care of thick grass and small twigs, and it has excellent battery life, enough juice to mow about one-third of an acre. You can charge the battery to 70 percent in a few hours, and a full charge takes 12 hours. The e-Cycler 20360 is extremely quiet, especially compared to the roar of a traditional gas mower. It's also about 20 pounds lighter than a gas-powered Toro lawn mower.
The winter season may not be far off as of this writing, but that only means additional preparations for the onset of the cold. Part of that effort requires acquiring two-stage snow blowers to go into action when the snow becomes too thick for anyone’s taste. Making the purchase through companies such as Denny’s Lawn and Garden can serve that purpose. The Look and Feel Snowblowers come in either single-stage or two-stage models, and you need to learn what makes them different. A single-stage snowblower functions by using its auger to pick up the snow and channel it to the snow chute in one motion. They are usually engineered to work in snowdrifts of no more than ten inches high and only on paved surfaces.
Friday, September 18, 2015
Some homeowners may take pride in a property that has a large lawn where the loved ones can enjoy playing in. There are those, on the other hand, who see the expanse as a canvas waiting to be manicured in another eccentric way, like putting in a stripe or design on it, as an article in The Art of Manliness postulates. Line Up People who admire well-trimmed greens like, say, a football field or a baseball field, will not run out of words to say about the setup of any lines on the grass. It is a common idea that the lawn mower’s blades are set to varying heights to achieve the right consistency of the lines. It is simply a case of the blades being bent to the right angle and finding ways to make a good line.