Tips & Tricks

How to Prepare Your Yard for Winter

With winter knocking on our door, fall is a perfect time to prepare your yard. Fall lawn care is extremely important for making your yard look healthy and colorful for next spring. There are many important steps in making sure your yard is ready to endure the cold winter. Following these steps will also gift…

Summer Lawn Care

Guide to Summer Lawn Care

Summer is a double-edged sword for lawns. The heat and diminishing rainfall can wreak havoc on a lawn, but it’s also the prime time to show it off. That’s why summer lawn care is vital to its health. You spent all spring getting your turf looking as green and lush as possible, so don’t throw that hard…

A man tries to deal with the heat with a cold glass of water and a fan.

How to Cool Down a Room

Midsummer heat waves are upon us, and we have to worry about heat illnesses such as heat stroke or heat exhaustion. Hiding out in your workplace or home is an easy way to beat the heat, but even indoors can get hot. Installing a new air conditioning system could solve all your problems. But two problems arise from cooling…

5 Things to Consider When Buying a Trailer

Utility Trailers- 5 Things to Consider Before Buying

Utility Trailers are useful for homeowners, professionals, and everyone in between. But shopping for the right trailer can be challenging so we put together a few questions to ask yourself to help match you with your perfect trailer. What is my Intended Use?  How you plan to use the utility trailer is a major deciding…

11 Tips To Stay Safe This Winter

Winter is a tough time of year, especially in the snowy, cold north. As leaves begin to fall and ice creeps back to our windshields in the mornings, take some time to prepare yourself for the chilly months ahead and plan on winter safety. 1. Take It Slow Whether you’re walking or driving, there’s no…

Top 5 Miter Saw Tips

Miter saws are a universal tool that can be used for framing on job sites, all the way to making intricate cuts on a small DIY project. Here are 5 Miter Saw Tips to give you the best results from your cuts.   #1 Use a Good Blade – Tooth Count Generally, the higher the…

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Helpful Power Tool Tips, Trick, and Hacks

In our 65+ years of experience in the power tools and construction industries, we’ve learned a thing or two about power tools. Now we’re sharing our favorite power tools tricks, tips, and lifehacks with you to help you make your job or hobby easier, more accurate, and more efficient.   Also check out our hand tool…

Safety Tips For Using A Chainsaw

The best thing about outdoor power equipment is that it lets you get all sorts of work done in very little time. Tools such as chainsaws require a certain amount of knowledge to use safely. You can also decrease your chance of injury by outfitting yourself with proper personal protective equipment, or PPE. Safe Practices Make For…

GENERATOR SAFETY

3 Tips for Generator Safety

Generators Can Be Helpful During Times Of Natural Disaster Disasters of any kind, natural or man made, are exactly that… disastrous and extremely costly. Let’s quickly look at what some of the worst disasters in North America have cost to clean up and fix. Hurricane Katrina 2010 – $145B Northridge Earthquake 1994 – $60B Hurricane…

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