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Why, When and How to Aerate Your Lawn

Why, When and How to Aerate Your Lawn

Aerating your lawn can be very valuable to the overall health of the grass and will also make the lawn look much nicer as well. When your soil gets compacted, it affects your grass and leads to a lack of healthy color. If your lawn looks like it is stressed and/or...

5 Benefits of Aerating Your Lawn

5 Benefits of Aerating Your Lawn

Core aeration is one of the most beneficial things you can do for your lawn. The process involves removing plugs of soil from the lawn, thus reducing compaction and promoting the growth of roots. Strengthening the roots provides better access to air, water and...

How to Safely Use a Jackhammer

How to Safely Use a Jackhammer

Concrete is a very difficult material to split apart, so when people need to split it, they turn to jackhammers. They are commonly found at construction sites. But even though they can help with this type of work, they aren't easy to use. In fact, in some areas,...

Towable Booms Perfect for Equipment Rental

Towable Booms Perfect for Equipment Rental

A towable boom lift is more economical than a self-propelled lift.  There are towable boom lifts that can go as high as 100 feet, but the majority of the ones you find in the US are 35-60 feet. There are two types of towable boom lifts. The first is the articulated...

Going Up: Reach Higher with an Easy-to-Use Towable Boom Lift

Going Up: Reach Higher with an Easy-to-Use Towable Boom Lift

New easy to use towable lifts are a booming new business. It is now for the consumer who would like to do projects around their homes such as light hanging and window washing. Of course construction companies like to rent them as well. The Towable Boom Lift is small...

What is a Towable Boom Lift and Do I Need One?

What is a Towable Boom Lift and Do I Need One?

Lifts are very useful piece of machinery due to their versatile use. For smaller projects, you may take into consideration one of those that can be towed. They are great replacement for sites that utilize scaffolding, ladders or both. Their evolution have them move...

Is It Cheaper To Refill Propane Or Exchange?

Is It Cheaper To Refill Propane Or Exchange?

People who use propane tanks in their homes have two choices when they run out - refill them, or exchange them for a new one. Refilling normally takes place at a refill station, with a professional doing the refilling. When you exchange, you simply bring your empty...

The Excavator: Everything You Need To Know

The Excavator: Everything You Need To Know

An excavator is a very important piece of equipment when it comes to construction. Another name for an excavator is digger. The parts of the excavator are the boom, dipper, and bucket. There are several different sizes of excavators, and they can weigh upwards of...

Wood Chipper Safety – How to Safely Use a Chipper

Wood Chipper Safety – How to Safely Use a Chipper

Wood chippers are useful, but can be dangerous if proper safety precautions are not taken. When operating a chipper, avoid wearing loose clothing. Even long hair could be at risk of getting caught in the machine. It is further important to wear proper gear, such as...

Wood Chipper Safety – How to Safely Use a Chipper

How to Use a Wood Chipper

Turn dead trees or loose tree trunks into wood chips which can then be used for mulch. Wood chippers are large, portable machines suitable for the task. Wood chippers run on either gas or electricity. Corded electric models are less expensive, lighter, and require...