How Loud Is A Battery Powered Lawn Mower?

It’s hard to find information on just how loud a lithium-battery powered mower is compared to a gas-powered lawnmower.   There’s no standard for reporting the decibel levels generated by power equipment.  Manufacturers will often report their product sound levels from tests done in ideal conditions.  We here at WeedEaterGuides want to provide you with […]

Avoiding The Danger Ahead: Driving Tips For Snowy Conditions

Winter driving can be a scary experience, especially when you are forced to go out in a snowstorm.   While there’s nothing that beats experience in winter driving, there are things you can learn on your own to help prepare BEFORE the bad weather begins.  Being prepared you might spare a life – your own or […]

Can Leaf Blowers Survive Getting Wet?

can leaf blowers get wet

Today’s reader question comes from Charlie in Wisconsin. He seems to have accidentally left his leaf blower out overnight and is concerned what damage it might have done. Thanks for reaching out to us Charlie! Getting your leaf blowing equipment wet doesn’t have to mean a trip to the store for a new leaf blower […]

What Size Extension Cord Will Work With My Electric Snowblower

Right Extension Cord Size For An Electric Snow Blower

Trying to choose the correct gauge extension cord for outdoor electrical equipment is a common problem, and it can be confusing. If you buy an extension cord that isn’t thick enough for the tool you’re using, it can affect the performance of your snowthrower and even burn up the motor. Worst case, you’ll have an […]

Is It Safe To Use An Electric Weed Eater Near Buildings And Fences?

Is It Safe To Use An Electric Weed Eater Near Buildings And Fences?

Properly using an electric weed eater near buildings and fences would be to not damage the building and or fence or the piece of equipment. When you use an electric weed eater near the bottoms of the fence like near the posts, over time you can cause some serious damage to that post, causing the […]

Electric Weed Eaters – Protecting Your Fence Posts

Protecting Fence Posts

A properly installed fence is a worth investment that needs optimum protection from your electric weed eater. If caution is not taken, weed eaters, like any brush cutters, grass trimmer or weed wackers can chew up your fence posts’ protective coating splinter by splinter causing loose fibres, water soaking and rotting thus overall loss. Because […]

How to Protect Fences from the Weed Eater

Protecting Fence Posts

One of the areas where weeds and any unwanted plants grow really well is the fence line. It should be easier to cut these weeds and plants if you use a weed eater for it, unless you plan to pull them by hand which is quite inconvenient. While it may be efficient to use the […]

How to Setup a Weed Eater

Best Weed Eater

During the rainy season, weeds typically grow quickly than normal. In that case, tall and untamed weeds will surely be noticed, especially in the gardens and lawns. If you want to have a beautiful landscape in these areas, it is necessary to keep the weeds trimmed to the right level. Weeds are generally considered as […]

Ways to Take Care of Your Lawn While on Vacation

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Going for a trip even for a weekend out of town might seem impossible for you in the gardening season as you might have fears of plant and wilt loss in the garden which might be due to absence of water. Hence you will need to look for ways of how to take care of […]

How to Dispose of Stale Gasoline Properly and Safely


The world is highly dependent on gasoline. In the unites states alone over 94 million barrels of gasoline are used up daily. That is a staggering amount. With all the industries depending on gasoline to power their equipment, it is to surprise that there are millions of used gasoline lying around. Since gasoline is highly […]