How-To Videos > Lawn & Garden

How to Prune Trees and Shrubs

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In this video, we’re going to show you the proper way to prune and trim trees, bushes and shrubs. We’ll teach you the right way to cut tree limbs as well as the basics of pruning bushes and shrubs for […] Read More »

Fall Lawn Care

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When it comes to taking care of your lawn, fall presents one of the best opportunities throughout the year. First, the fall fertilizer application is the most important feeding you can give your lawn to help it withstand winter and […] Read More »

How Should I Water My Lawn

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This video will show you how to water your lawn properly. We’ll talk about the different types of sprinklers that are available from your local independent home improvement retailer, and show you some truly innovative models. We’ll also discuss when, […] Read More »

How to Plant a Tree

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This video will teach you about the basics of planting a tree. You’ll learn how to select the right tree for the right spot in your yard, you’ll learn some precautionary measures to take before you start digging, and you’ll […] Read More »

How to Attract Birds To Your Yard

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One of the best hobbies you can enjoy with your kids, especially when it turns cold outside, is backyard birding. Learning to identify the different species, and understanding their eating habits, can be a lot of fun. And no matter […] Read More »

How to Keep Leaves Out of Your Gutter

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Cleaning out your gutters, especially during autumn can be a hassle … a hassle that can be easily avoided with gutter protectors. In this video, you will learn of several different options to choose from that you can install yourself. […] Read More »

How to Prepare Your Lawn for Winter

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Your yard was the envy of the neighborhood this year. But now it’s time to pack things up for the winter season. We’ll show you the steps to prepare your lawn and garden for winter to ensure your yard survives […] Read More »

How to Clean A Gas Grill

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Firing up the grill and throwing on some burgers or steaks is one of the best ways to spend time enjoying the great outdoors. Make sure your gas grill is up to the task by watching this video. We’ll teach […] Read More »

Lawn Mower Tune-up (Deck)

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It’s a good idea to give your lawnmower a check-up every few months, but especially at the start of the mowing season. In this video, we’ll teach you the basics of deck maintenance and blade sharpening, which will help keep […] Read More »

Lawn Mower Engine Tune-up

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To keep your lawnmower’s engine running all season long, make sure to take some time to keep it maintained. In this video, we’ll teach you the proper preventive maintenance that every mower needs to keep it running like a well-oiled […] Read More »

How to Start a Compost Pile

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A compost pile is a great way to create your own fertilizer for free. It’s also another way to recycle resources from your home instead of throwing them away. Read More »

Deck Maintenance – Wash & Repair

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Before you start staining your wooden deck, take some time to make the necessary repairs and clean the deck boards. You’ll be glad you did when you see the finished results. In this first video in our 2-part series on […] Read More »

Deck Maintenance – Sanding & Staining

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Without proper maintenance, a wooden deck won’t last long. To protect your deck and keep it looking like new, you need to refinish it and give it a fresh coat of stain. In this second video in our 2-part series […] Read More »

Outdoor Power Equipment Essentials

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Outdoor power equipment can make yard work much easier and more enjoyable. It also cuts down the time you spend working in the yard to give you more time to spend enjoying your yard. In this video, we’ve pulled together […] Read More »

Lawn Repair – Fix a Bare Spot

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Bare spots on your lawn can be caused by a variety of factors, like over-fertilizing or lack of water. Maybe you spilled some weed killer on it the last time you were treating those dandelions or filled up your mower. […] Read More »

How to Get Rid of Dandelions

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Whether your lawn is infested with dandelions or if you just have a few popping up that need eradicated, this video is for you. We’ll give you some tips on how to get to the root of the matter using […] Read More »

Sealing an Asphalt Driveway

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An asphalt driveway can take quite a beating from the elements. Before your driveway is too far gone, take some time to fill the cracks and add a coat of asphalt sealer. After watching this video, you’ll see how easy […] Read More »

How to Clean Gutters

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Many homeowners take their gutters for granted. They think that if they ignore the fact that they are clogged with leaves and other debris, the problem will eventually go away. But of course it doesn’t work that way. It only […] Read More »