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To finish my backyard landscaping project, I need to remove a bunch of overgrowth, ivy, ground cover, etc. I didn't have a lawn mower to help with this because the main drive for the new landscaping was to get rid of the lawn (LOVE IT). I actually didn't mind mowing the lawn, it was very immediate satisfaction when finished (for a week), but I absolutely loath gas lawn mowers( breaking, upkeep, not starting....).
But I've been watching craigslist lately for electric mowers for…Continue
Posted on August 15, 2011 at 5:54am — 3 Comments
We had a big ol' limb break off one of our Maple trees in a storm a couple of weeks ago. finally got to loading up the truck (filled the bed, it was a big limb) with the branches and took it to the dump.
I knew they chipped it and the mulch was available for taking, but is wasn't all that nice before, and you had to shovel it in if there was not a guy available with a loader.
All that has changed. The mulch looks just like the double shredded stuff I bought last year (8 yards…Continue
Posted on August 15, 2011 at 5:42am — 5 Comments
Well, maybe not spitting, but squirting. I was grabbing a bunch of jumpers out at our nursery to transplant to my home raised beds yesterday. It's fun to see how fast they can dig down into fairly heavy material. When I tossed one in the bucket, I was touching it's tail to encourage him to dig fast (Ok, I was messin' with it), and it squirted a stream of clear liquid back up at me, and hit my hand. It probably shot up about 5 or 6 inches. It didn't smell or anything, as I was…Continue
Posted on July 11, 2011 at 5:51am — 4 Comments