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7 Best Chain Saw Mill Attachments

Want to mill your own lumber? With a chain saw mill attachment you can cut logs into boards or beams. Learn more here.

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9 Best Reel Lawn Mowers

You may be surprised by the variety of reel lawn mowers on the market. Consider their key features to find...


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8 Best Electric Chain Saws

Without the noise and messy mix of gas and oil, the best electric chain saws are extremely effective at most...


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6 Best Electric Wood Chippers

Electric wood chippers reduce branches and leaves into mulch, all without the extra noise and fumes of gas-powered machines.


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8 Best Chainsaws of 2022

Few power tools provide the raw power and efficiency of a chainsaw. When used correctly, it can complete landscaping projects...

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7 Best Gas Chainsaws

Gas-powered chainsaws are unequaled for raw power and long runtimes. They're extremely useful tools that require keen attention to safety...


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Small Engine Maintenance Tips from the Pros

Small engines, big investment. Here’s how to maximize small engine performance.

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Family Handyman Approved: Snow Joe Cordless Snow Blower

Clearing the driveway is a chore, but it’s one you'll actually look forward to with...


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How To Choose the Best Wood Splitter

Tired of splitting wood with an axe? A relatively inexpensive wood splitter can turn your logs into firewood with a...


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The Best Cordless Chainsaws Tested by Family Handyman

We tested six of the best cordless chainsaws for run-time, charging time and more. Here's how they stack up against...


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6 Best Chain Saw Sharpeners

A dull chainsaw is not only inefficient but reduces the lifespan of the saw itself. The solution? A chainsaw sharpener....

How To Start a Two-Stage Snow Blower

A snow blower is essential if you live in a snowy climate. If you've never started one, here's what you...


How to Choose a Small Air Compressor

Small air compressors are convenient and can be highly useful in a lot of DIY situations. Here's your guide to...


How to Make a DIY Storage Ottoman

Build this footstool and gain a perfect place to stow your stuff.


15 Useful Gifts for New Homeowners

If someone you know just purchased their first home, all kinds of gifts can make being a homeowner easier. Find...


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Family Handyman Approved: Sea Foam Motor Treatment

Keep your engines running smoothly.

Why You Should Check Out Lowe’s PROvember Sale

Lowe's is handing out major discounts on pro tools and gear this November. Here's what you need to know.


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We Tried It: Worx Landroid Robotic Lawn Mower

Tired of mowing the lawn every week? Me, too. What if there was an easier way? The Worx Landroid promises...


California’s New Law Could Change the Way You Shop for Lawn Equipment

The Golden State is set to ban gas-powered lawn equipment by 2024. Here's what it means for you.


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Tips for Measuring a Chainsaw Bar and Chain

If you need to buy a new chainsaw bar or chain, it's important to find the perfect fit. Here's how...


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How to Easily Clean an Outdoor Rug

Your outdoor rug should be cleaned just like an indoor rug or carpet. Here’s how to do it.


Getaway Resource Guide

There's a lot that goes into building a home. Here are all of the products and services we used to...


Should You Rake Leaves or Just Leave Them?

Is raking up your leaves and taking them to the dump really the best course of action?


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How Long Can You Run a Generator?

When relying on a generator to get through a long-term power outage, you'll want to know how long you can...

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What Type of Oil for a Chainsaw?

Chainsaw oils are essential to keeping your chainsaw running well. Understanding the different types of oils can help you choose...


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Why a Gas-Powered Pressure Washer Won’t Start

A pressure washer can clean lots of outdoor surfaces, but it's not much good if it won't start. Here's how...


How to Pressure Wash Your Car

Here's how to pressure wash your car without damaging it.


John Deere Acquires Silicon Valley Robotics Firm

Is automated equipment the future? John Deere's $250 million purchase of Bear Flag Robotics suggests it is.


8 Best Pressure Washer Attachments

Want to enhance your pressure washer game? These eight pressure washer attachments turn a great tool into a can't-live-without-it workhorse.


4 Best Ways to Blow Up Pool Floaties

Don't let a bunch of uninflated pool toys deflate your summer fun. Here are some of the best ways to...