Riding Mower Attachments

Riding Mower Attachments (what to own, what to avoid)

If you have a riding mower you probably either own attachments or are considering purchasing some. In today’s article I’ll talk about some of the most common riding mower attachments and I’ll discuss which ones are worth owning.

The reality is that some equipment is essential and well worth the investment and the space it will occupy in your garage or storage shed, but other riding mower add-ons simply won’t be used often enough to justify the purchase (you can spend that money better elsewhere).

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How Often to Change Lawn Mower Oil

Wondering How Often to Change Lawn Mower Oil?

Many new homeowners may not consider the maintenance requirements of a gas-powered lawn mower. However, their engine – much like a car engine – does require tune-ups and regular light maintenance to run in optimal condition. That being said, your commuting car runs every day, but your lawn mower? It might sit idle for a week or two at a time, and you might only use it for 6 months out of the year. So you may be wondering how often to change lawn mower oil to properly maintain your mower. I’ll explain in this article.

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Do Brand New Lawn Mower Blades need to Be Sharpened

Do Brand New Lawn Mower Blades Need to be Sharpened?

Have you recently purchased a lawn mower? If so, you may be wondering if you can start mowing your grass immediately, or do brand new lawn mower blades need to be sharpened before you mow?

In this article I’ll answer that question, and I’ll also discuss things to look for when mowing that may mean that the blades are dull. I’ll also briefly explain how to sharpen the blades of your mower (including whether you should do it yourself or hire a pro).

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Starting a Lawn Mower with Old Gas

Tips for Starting a Lawn Mower with Old Gas

When you think of things that get old and start to go bad, you tend to think about food products. One thing that probably does not come to mind is gasoline. But over time gas breaks down, and when left in machinery such as lawn mowers it can cause reduced performance or even difficulty starting. If you have old gas in your lawn mower, don’t fret. Here are some tips for starting a lawn mower with old gas that will get your mower out of the garage and purring like a kitten this Spring.

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