Residential

How to Install a Split Rail Fence: Understanding the Fundamentals

May 20, 2020

When it comes time to construct a split rail fence on your property, you’ll want to ensure that you’re doing it right to avoid problems later down the line. There are several fundamentals you can keep in mind while fence building, all of which are easy to follow and can give you peace of mind. Let’s take a look at some of the steps you’ll want to consider as you construct the split rail fence you need.

Educate Yourself on Boundaries

A Comparison of John Deere Lawn Tractor Models for Spring Landscaping

April 13, 2020

Spring is finally here and for most across the country, this brings about the opportunity to tackle that yard work that has been piling up over the past few months. As with any task, though, home and landowners should kick off their spring lawn care regimen by going over the basics and deciding on the lawn tractor that will be best suited for their operation. While this may seem like a lot to consider, home and landowners can rest assured knowing that the work they put in at the beginning of the season will pay off for months, maybe even years, to come.

Taking a Closer Look at the New Smart Connectors for John Deere Lawn Tractors

September 3, 2019

To accommodate customers who want more insight into how their lawn tractor is working for them, John Deere has rolled out Smart Connectors to accompany the MowerPlus™ app. These Smart Connectors communicate with the MowerPlus smartphone app via Bluetooth® technology. Depending on the mower model and connector, the new add-ons can communicate everything from fuel level to battery state.

John Deere Smart Connector

An Overview of the MowerPlus App

The smartphone app, MowerPlus, was introduced by Deere back in 2016. It is available for both Android and iOS devices, and it allows users to optimize their use of lawn equipment over time.

Exploring New Additions to the Frontier Equipment Lineup

August 21, 2019

To tackle even more tasks on the job site, John Deere has rolled out three new products as a part of its Frontier equipment lineup: the SA20F Skid Steer Carrier Adapter, RT30 Gear-Driven Rotary Tillers, and GS10L Ground-Driven Overseeder.

“The new Frontier SA20F Skid Steer Carrier Adapter is compatible with John Deere 100, 200 and 300E Compact Utility Tractor Loaders and enables you to utilize industry-standard skid steer attachments on a compact utility tractor,” said Scott Geier, John Deere manager sales and marketing for partnered products. “The SA20F gives your existing tractor and loader added versatility to do more without the hassle and expense of upgrading your inventory of skid steer attachments and helps keep your input costs low.”

Get Your Lawn Ready for Fall: Lawn Equipment, Tips, & Tricks

August 19, 2019

As summer comes to an end, homeowners should begin to shift their attention towards what kind of lawn equipment they will need in order to have their yard looking its best. It also brings along the opportunity for individuals to repair damaged lawns and prepare their grass for the seasons to come. With the right lawn equipment and lawn tractor attachments, the experience as a whole can be something that is seemingly much more attainable.

Let’s take a look at equipment, attachments, and tips for how to get your lawn looking its best this autumn.

John Deere Compact Utility Tractor Attachments for the Perfect Lawn

June 25, 2019

John Deere’s compact utility tractors have a number of different attachments designed to help you achieve the perfect lawn. Whether you’re ready to work with all of them or you just want to try out a few to get started, there is a wide selection to choose from in the product line. Let’s take a look at some of the compact utility tractor attachments you can use to begin.

Make Yard Cleanup a Breeze with John Deere Root Grapples

May 15, 2019

When you have an ample amount of yard work to do, you know that John Deere has the equipment you need to take on any challenge, whether you’re cleaning up dead tree branches or other debris. The 2025R Compact Utility Tractor, paired with the AV20 Series Root Grapples, are perfect for removing tree branches with ease.

Let’s take a look at the various features of the 2025R Compact Utility Tractor and the AV20 Series Root Grapples and how they can help you around the yard.

Improve Performance with These John Deere Battery Maintenance Tips

May 1, 2019

Whether you’re operating a brand new riding mower from Deere or one you’ve had for years, battery maintenance is essential to keeping your equipment operating efficiently over time. Without taking the proper maintenance measures, your machine may eventually be unable to operate.

Let’s take a look at some battery maintenance measures you can take into account and how you can use these tips to keep your equipment running smoothly.

Inspecting and Cleaning Battery Terminals

Preparing the Yard for Winter With John Deere Lawn Tractor Attachments

November 27, 2018

As soon as the cold weather rolls in, you’re going to start thinking about lawn prep and how you can make the most of your John Deere lawn tractor attachments. As it turns out, this equipment can help you in many ways as you look to prepare your yard for the upcoming season. With the right attachments, you can ensure that your lawn looks beautiful the following spring.

Let’s take a look at some John Deere lawn tractor attachments and how they can help you with tasks out in the yard.

Considerations for Overseeding Your Lawn This Fall

November 8, 2018

When looking to nurture thick and healthy grass, don’t underestimate the power of overseeding! The best time to do this is in fall due to warm soil temperatures, cool nights, and a strong possibility of rain at any given point.  By overseeding your lawn before the end of the season, the grass seed will have time to germinate and become established before winter.

Explore best practices for overseeding a large lawn using a range John Deere equipment and attachments by watching the video below.

Overseed large lawn