How To Winterize Your John Deere Mower
How To Winterize Your John Deere Mower

While there might be a couple of days of lawn care and yard work left, it’s time to start prepping for colder weather by winterizing your riding, zero-turn or walk-behind lawnmower. Taking the time to properly store and care for your mower will ensure the machine starts up right away in the spring. Here are […]

November 26, 2019

How to Safely and Effectively Sharpen Your Mower Blades
How to Safely and Effectively Sharpen Your Mower Blades

We’re deep into the mowing season, and it’s important to maintain an aesthetically-pleasing and healthy lawn. Keeping your equipment summer-ready is crucial. Here is a step-by-step process on how to safely and effectively sharpen the mower blade. Do I Even Need to Sharpen the Blade? In order to tell whether you should even sharpen your […]

July 17, 2019

Should I Replace My Lawn Mower Blade(s)?
Should I Replace My Lawn Mower Blade(s)?

Lawn mower blades are made to last a long time but not forever. It can be hard to decide if your blade needs to be replaced or just sharpened. This article examines the quality of 4 lawn mower blades, explaining if they should be replaced or not. Blade #1: REPLACE This blade is completely worn […]

July 18, 2018

Mulching Performance
Mulching Performance

Recycling grass clippings by returning them to the lawn after mowing has many benefits. Research shows the practice improves turfgrass growth rates, boosts water infiltration and reduces fertilizer requirements by 75 percent. It also eliminates the need to rake, empty baggers or deal with large piles of freshly cut grass. Mulching mower systems speed the process […]

June 20, 2018

Oil Recommendation Guide
Oil Recommendation Guide

There are many different grades of engine oil to select from.  To make it easier, we have provided a list of choices along with the description of each to help you select the best oil for your power equipment: Oils for Heavy Duty Diesel Engines John Deere Plus 50 II SAE 15W-40 Superior Protection for […]

June 19, 2017

When To Sharpen or Replace Your Mower Blade(s)
When To Sharpen or Replace Your Mower Blade(s)

One of the most important tips to having a healthy lawn is to use sharp mower blades. Sharp blades cut grass cleanly which helps the grass to recover faster and stay green. A dull blade will rip the grass blades, leaving ragged tears that weaken the grass and promote grass diseases. Mowing with sharp blades […]

April 20, 2017