Category Archives: How-to

Spring is Near; Here’s Your Brinly Lawn Equipment Maintenance Checklist

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Even though it’s mid-winter and snow may even blanket your lawn, you can use this down time to clean-up your Brinly-Hardy lawn equipment for spring. If you were busy in the fall trying to get outdoor chores done before winter, you might have run out of time to do end-of-season maintenance on your equipment. If […]

9 Tips to Help Plant Trees and Shrubs in the Fall

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If you missed out on a spring planting, and are now wondering if you can plant shrubs and trees in autumn, then you’re in luck! Fall is a wonderful time to plant many different varieties of trees and shrubs. The soil temperature is warm, the air temperature starts to cool, and depending on where you […]

How to Give Your Lawn a Final Fertilization or Weed Control Treatment before Winter

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Fall is slowly moving toward winter; which means you’re almost done with your lawn and garden chores… Just don’t forget about the final steps of pre-winter lawn treatment. Before you put away your spreader for the season, your lawn needs one more shot of fertilizer if you live in the North. If you live in […]

Annual Lawn Equipment Maintenance Checklist: Get Ready for Spring

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Warm weather is on the way! Time to knock the dust off the lawn equipment that’s been sitting in storage waiting for the seasons to change. Hopefully everything was stored properly in the fall, otherwise we might have a chore on our hands. To help simplify the maintenance process a little bit, we’ve developed a […]

Icemaster: 2-Step DIY Snow and Ice Removal

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He’s coming. There’s no stopping him. Every year, like clockwork, Jack Frost arrives just in time for the holiday season. His aim? To cover your walkways in a wintery mix of ice, slush, and snow. He wants Grandma to slip and fall, but you’ll be there to stop him…won’t you? This two-phase do-it-yourself snow and […]

Homeowner How-to: Aerating and Overseeding

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Author: Shawn Thomas Determine the Need for Lawn Aeration If you have noticed that your turf grass isn’t looking its best or that water has difficulty penetrating through the soil surface, it may be time to aerate your lawn. Clay soils and lawns that bear heavy foot and vehicle traffic are especially notorious for needing […]

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