Dormant Grass

Drought Lawn Care

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-162.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSOver 70% of the country has been classified as abnormally dry, or worse. What about the oasis in your own backyard? Lawn Care Do’s and Don’ts During a Drought DON’T Water your lawn at night. Grass left wet … Continue reading Drought Lawn Care

Perfect Lawn

Planting Grass Seed, Strategies for Success

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-157.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSWhile planting and growing grass is not difficult–I once heard that it could be planted on concrete–there are strategies for successfully planting grass seed to ensure the most success. Listen to this audio podcast to … Continue reading Planting Grass Seed, Strategies for Success

Mower maintenance includes blade sharpening

Mower maintenance and tips for a better lawn

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-154.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSThe Handyguys interview Mike Ballou,  product Manager for John Deere, and discuss Mower maintenance and the best way to care for your lawn. Mower maintenance Proper mower maintenance is critical for having a healthy … Continue reading Mower maintenance and tips for a better lawn

aerators

Renting a Lawn Aerator and avoiding weeds

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/quicktip_episode_1.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSOkay – here is a quick tip, not a full show. Lawn Aerating Fall and Spring are a great time to aerate your lawn. An aerator will break up hard compacted soil and allow … Continue reading Renting a Lawn Aerator and avoiding weeds

Stamped Concrete

Hardscaping Options – Concrete, pavers or stamped concrete

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-147.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSHardscaping options The Handyguys discuss some hardscaping options under consideration for Brian’s fathers house – concrete, stamped concrete and pavers. Concrete Ideas and Tips Plain old concrete is the cheapest and fastest option for … Continue reading Hardscaping Options – Concrete, pavers or stamped concrete

sawdust

Dust Collection and Resiential Sprinkler Systems

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-143.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSHow should the do-it-yourselfer handle dust? When the handyman moves inside to cut and sand wood, a major hazard exists with all the dust that is accumulated in the air and potentially in your … Continue reading Dust Collection and Resiential Sprinkler Systems

Emerald Ash Borer Trap

Preventing and repairing thatch and those purple triangle thingys in trees

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-141.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSIn this audio episode The Handyguys discuss thatch in your lawn as well as discuss those purple kite looking things that are showing up in trees around many states in the Midwest and Northeast. … Continue reading Preventing and repairing thatch and those purple triangle thingys in trees

Black & Decker LST220 Cordless String Trimmer

Battery String Trimmer opinions and a Contest

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-139.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSIn this audio episode of The Handyguys Podcast we discuss our impressions of a battery-powered string trimmer and announce a contest to give one away! Sponsor: Protect your Home with ADT Security Services! Call … Continue reading Battery String Trimmer opinions and a Contest

Square Foot Garden

Gas can Safety and Square foot gardening

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-137.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSThe Handyguys discuss the dangers of an empty can of fuel. In addition, we discuss how easy it is to create a square foot garden. Sponsor: Protect your Home with ADT Security Services! Call … Continue reading Gas can Safety and Square foot gardening

End Of Season Tractor Maintenance, Storing Your John Deere Tractor

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-127.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSIn this audio episode of The Handyguys Podcast Brian and Paul discuss tractor maintenance and how to winterize your lawn and garden equipment and store your Deere tractor for the winter. Check your owners … Continue reading End Of Season Tractor Maintenance, Storing Your John Deere Tractor

Ice

Troubleshooting Ice Maker Not Making Ice And Lawn Aeration

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-125.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSIn this audio episode of The Handyguys Podcast we start by discussing a question about ice makers not making ice and then get into some recent projects in our “What are ya doing lately” … Continue reading Troubleshooting Ice Maker Not Making Ice And Lawn Aeration

Deere Oil Change

Tractor and Mower Maintenance Video – Oil, Fuel, Air, Grease and Spark

Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSIn this video episode of The Handyguys we discuss some common tractor and mower maintenance for your John Deere. We discuss changing oil, checking air filters, the location of spark plugs, grease points and … Continue reading Tractor and Mower Maintenance Video – Oil, Fuel, Air, Grease and Spark

Controls of the John Deere LA115

Controls, Maintenance And Cutting Techniques Of A John Deere La115 Lawn Tractor

https://media.blubrry.com/handyguyspodcast/p/handyguys.wpengine.com/wp-content/media/handyguys-episode-118.mp3Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSThe Handyguys discuss the controls and maintenance of a John Deere LA115 lawn tractor in this audio only podcast. When Handyguy Paul first received his LA115, he sat on the seat, stared at the … Continue reading Controls, Maintenance And Cutting Techniques Of A John Deere La115 Lawn Tractor