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Best Pressure Washer

Best Pressure Washer

Top 10 Rated Pressure Washers By Brittany Rowland Pressure washers are an essential tool for keeping the outside of your home clean. Made for blasting through grime on cars, boats, driveways, grills, and house sidings, a pressure washer carries exponentially more power than a regular garden hose. As we compiled our top 10 list for […]

John Deere D130

42-inch Cut Riding Lawnmower  8.5/10 For an automatic transmission ride mower in its class, this 42-inch John Deere model may be getting into the expensive range at $1,899. It cuts grass very well without much of a fuss. Able to handle gently sloping terrain, this 22 horse-power mower runs fast at 5.5 mph going forward […]

Poulan Pro PB22H46YT Riding Lawn Mower

Best Riding Lawnmowers

Top 10 Rated Riding Lawn Mowers By Jon Bannister With riding lawn mowers, you want the same performance you get from a walk-behind mower but in a much larger package. Riding lawn mowers are the ideal choice if you have a lot of property to cover. Here are some of the most important factors we […]

More Self-Propelled Mowers

Kholer Lawn Boy 10604  8.5/10 Rear wheel drive Non-CARB compliant Height adjustment 1–4 inches A lightweight, affordable self-propelled mower, the Lawn Boy 10604 packs a lot of power. It runs easily up inclines, making the work easier for you. In fact, at full speed, you’d have to jog…read more Back to Top Self Propelled Mowers

Best Shop Vacuums

Best Shop Vacuums

Top 10 Rated Wet/Dry Vacs By Brittany Rowland Sometimes you have big messes that a regular broom, mop, or vacuum cleaner just can’t handle. Shop Vacs, or wet/dry vacuums, are invaluable tools when it comes to cleaning up tough wet or dry spills and messes around the house, garage, workshop, or car. Shop Vacs can […]

How to Use a Lawn Edger

How to Use a Lawn Edger

By Steve Holdgren Lawn edgers are designed for getting a sharp edge along the borders of sidewalks and walkways. They cut vertically (along an edge), unlike lawn trimmers, or string trimmers, which are suited for trimming hard-to-reach areas such as under bushes and around trees. However, many current models combine trimmer and edger functions, allowing […]

Self Propelled Mower Comparison

Self Propelled Mower Comparison: Husqvarna HU800AWD vs Honda GCV190

By Steve Holdgren If you are in the market for a new high-powered self-propelled lawnmower, it may help to compare the features of two popular models, the Honda GCV190 and the Husqvarna HU800AWD. The two lawnmowers are in the same price range—the Honda GCV190 is $699, whereas the Husqvarna HU800AWD is $509.99. Let’s look at […]

Front vs Rear Wheel Drive Mowers

Front vs Rear Wheel Drive Self Propelled Lawn Mower

By Steve Holdgren Self-propelled lawnmowers have two types of drive: front wheel and rear wheel. But what does that mean, and which one is better? Essentially, when a gearbox propels the rear wheels, it’s a rear wheel drive mower. When the gearbox propels the front wheels, it’s a front wheel drive mower. What type of […]

Husqvarna HU700FH Self Propelled Mower

Best Self-Propelled Mowers

Top 10 Rated Self-Propelled Lawn Mowers By Steve Holdgren People tend to think of mowing the lawn as backbreaking, sweat-inducing work, but self-propelled lawnmowers can make the task a lot more bearable, particularly if you have hilly or uneven terrain to maintain. All you have to do is guide the mower; it does all the […]

Yard Machines 12A-A13K729

21″ 140cc Self-Propelled Mower  7/10 By Steve Holdgren The Yard Machines 12A-A13K729 is an affordable, lightweight self-propelled mower that handles thick grass and inclines with ease. The mower was simple to assemble and get going. We were pleased with how easy it was to adjust the wheel height to handle different grass heights. We noticed, […]

Toro 20371

22″ Self-Propelled Mower  7/10 By Steve Holdgren An affordable, easy-to-handle self-propelled mower, the Toro 20371 typically starts on the first or second pull of the cord. Its speed and power are impressive, although sometimes it’s difficult to keep it going in a straight line. We liked that the tank is easy to refill with fuel […]

John Deere JS28

22″ Self-Propelled Mower  7.5/10 By Steve Holdgren The John Deere JS28 features mow-mentum drive, which gives users greater speed control for better mowing. Its rugged steel deck can handle hilly, uneven terrains, aided by the large, 8-inch rear wheels which roll smoothly on its bearings. We were satisfied with how easily the John Deere JS28 […]

Husqvarna HU700FH

22 inch Self-Propelled Push Mower  8/10 By Steve Holdgren Combining the Honda and Husqvarna names, the Husqvarna HU700FH has great power but runs fairly quietly. Starting on the first or second pull, it runs smoothly up and down hills. The variable speed control, located on the handles, gives you the ability to set the pace, […]

Kholer Lawn Boy 10604

20″ Self Propelled Lawnmower  8.5/10 By Steve Holdgren A lightweight, affordable self-propelled mower, the Lawn Boy 10604 packs a lot of power. It runs easily up inclines, making the work easier for you. In fact, at full speed, you’d have to jog to keep up, but the speed control is easy to adjust. This Lawn […]

John Deere JS36

190cc Self-Propelled Mower  8.5/10 By Steve Holdgren One of the nicest features of the John Deere JS36 is that when you release the control, the engine and blades stop immediately. This provides greater control to the person mowing. The John Deere JS36 also offers solid construction and design, including a simple pivoting lever to raise […]

Husqvarna HU800H

22″ 160cc Self-Propelled Mower  8.5/10 By Steve Holdgren With a powerful Honda engine, the Husqvarna HU800H starts easily with a single pull and runs smoothly. Best suited to medium to large lawns, its speed controls are on the handles; a drawback is that you have to hold them down the entire time, which can quickly […]