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Year-Round Uses for Your Leaf Blower (besides just leaves)

When you’re thinking about buying a new piece of power equipment, you have to consider that precious shed/garage space. For me, that means only purchasing equipment that is used throughout the year and can perform multiple functions. A leaf blower makes the cut, and you’d be surprised how many jobs this tool can help with. Clean gutters, clear snow off your sidewalks, dry your car – I’m going to go over all the jobs you can get done with your leaf blower and how to choose your new favorite piece of power equipment.

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5 Must-Have Equipment for Quick, Simple Lawn and Garden Care

With the right tools, any job time can be cut in half. Whether you’re trying to get better at lawn care or getting your garden ready for Spring and Summer, there is a piece of equipment for you. I’ll fill you in on the 5 tools that will make gardening and lawn care easier, and tell you how to use them to their full potential.

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Gearing Up for Beekeeping Season

March here in southern Michigan seems to be playing peek-a-boo, giving us brief glimpses of spring one day and throwing us back into the depths of winter the next. Though winter feels never-ending to us beekeepers anxiously awaiting the bustle of bee season, there is much to do before new packages of bees arrive. After all, winter is a season of preparation! It’s time to get your beekeeping tools and your hives ready for the upcoming season.

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