Archives: Landscaping

Fall Leaf Cleanup Tips

By Todd Fratzel on Lawn Care

Cleanup Fall Leafs for Healthier Spring Lawn Fall leaf cleanup is essential in order to have a healthy lawn in the Spring. Based on a recent survey (for John Deere conducted by Harris Interactive) only 22% of Americans know that Fall is the best time to clean up leaves over Spring. The following tips were…

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How To Seal An Asphalt Driveway

By Todd Fratzel on Driveways

Sealing Asphalt Driveways Sealing your asphalt driveway is an important maintenance step that’s needed to prolong the life and keep it looking like new. Asphalt driveways are a simple yet effective mixture of asphalt, stone and sand. When properly maintained an asphalt driveway can last 15 to 20 years. Maintenance of asphalt driveways consists of…

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Lawn Care Tips for Father’s Day from John Deere

By Todd Fratzel on Lawn Care

Father’s Day Lawn Care Tip This Father’s Day why not share some great lawn care tips with Dad. The folks at John Deere were kind enough to share 5 common mowing mistakes to avoid. Combine this with several of our detailed articles on mowing, fertilizing, aerating and care so that you’ll have the best lawn…

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Spring Landscaping Projects

By Todd Fratzel on Landscaping

Spring Is Here – Get Your Yard Ready For Summer Here in New England we are coming off one of the worst winters I can remember in a VERY long time. Now that Spring has finally arrived I’ve been busy planning spring landscaping projects that will ensure our yard is looking it’s best this summer.…

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Black & Decker® Rechargeable Mower Giveaway

By Todd Fratzel on Feature Story, Giveaways, Landscaping

And the winner is…. The contest is now closed. I wanted to quickly thank Black & Decker for sponsoring this great giveaway. I also wanted to thank everyone that entered. Ok…so the big winner is…..Russ! Congratulations Russ. Be sure to watch for an email so I can get your mailing address and have Black &…

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Riding Lawn Mowers at The Home Depot

By Todd Fratzel on Lawn Care

The Home Depot – Tractor Brands You Expect The summer mowing season is quickly approaching and that means it’s time to start researching that new mower! If you’re in the market for a new riding mower this year then be sure to check out the huge selection of top brands at The Home Depot. The…

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ECHO Pro Attachment Series

By Todd Fratzel on Landscaping

ECHO Pro Attachment Series The Versatile Tool for Every Need! Are you in need of a new string trimmer this summer? How about a new blower or pruner? Instead of buying several different power tools for these landscaping tasks why not purchase one quality tool that offers all of those tools and many more in…

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John Deere Rolls Out New Models For 2011

By Todd Fratzel on Lawn Care

New 2011 John Deere Residential Mowers Yesterday I had the pleasure of learning all about some new John Deere Mowers for the 2011 line-up. I’ve been a John Deere owner for years and a huge fan so anytime new Deere’s hit the street I’m always excited! This year includes some exciting new models for Zero-Turn…

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