How To Drain Gas From a Lawn Mower
When a lawn mower needs to be winterized, draining the gas is an important step. This detailed guide shows you how to drain gas from a lawn mower two ways.
Should You Rake Leaves or Just Leave Them?
Is raking up your leaves and taking them to the dump really the best course of action?
What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home
When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....
When Should You Start Mowing Your Lawn in the Spring?
Keep these things in mind before mowing your lawn for the first time this spring.
Should You Cut Wet Grass After it Rains?
We address the age-old dilemma of whether to cut wet grass or wait until it dries.
How to Get Started in Welding
Whether you’d like to build custom cars or just fix a cracked lawn mower deck, learning to weld gives your...
How to Repair Small Engines: Cleaning the Lawn Mower Carburetor
Don't Google "small engine repair near me" the next time your lawnmower sputters. Learn how to do it yourself. Small...
What to Know About Buying a Lawn Mower in 2023
How to pick the perfect lawn mower match for your property and your comfort level.
How to Get Rid of Gasoline Smell
To get rid of that smell, you'll need to do much more than mask it with a sweetly-scented spray.
20 Bad Spring Yard Work Habits You Need to Stop Doing
It's been a long winter and you're ready to start some yard work. But before you grab that rake or...
22 Yard Tools You Should Get Your Hands On This Fall
Fall yard work can be a pain in the...everything! Make your outdoor chores much easier with these incredibly handy tools.
How and When to Change Oil in a Lawn Mower
The Family Handyman automotive expert, Rick Muscoplat, will show you how to change lawn mower oil.
How to Sharpen Mower Blades With an Angle Grinder
An angle grinder makes quick work of this dirty job.
Lawn Mower Won’t Start
Learn the reasons why a lawn mower won't start after winter or during peak season, and how to fix those...
When Should You Replace a Lawn Mower vs. Repairing One?
A carbon-coated spark plug can make for hard starting, and so can old gas or a plugged carburetor. All are...
How to Get Nonslip Mower Treads
Retread old, bald lawn mower tires with a knobby bicycle tire for extra traction on hilly terrain.