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I have not. The issue I would argue with a hand drill is that they typically can't match the level of RPM that a grinder can.
 

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I’m lucky in that I have driveways separating my yard from the neighbors on both sides. The first 18” of my front yard on the southwest corner is actually my neighbors yard but I just take care of it versus having a strip.
 

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Fricken rain needs to chill for a bit. Getting tired of spending mornings and evenings after work all fucking wet and muddy working in the yard.

Good news is the tree guy is coming next week to grind 6 stumps. $450 cash. Will be sooo nice not to have these 40” diameter trunks all over the yard. Also he knows a guy that will take the giant logs in the yard. One less thing for me to have to spend time cutting up. Someday I’ll have a decent yard.
 

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Sharpened the blades on the tractor today and it still had a tough time cutting through it had gotten so long it was doing a shitty job. So I had to go over it twice, cross cutting to clean it all up.
 

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Just ordered these to have two sets. These have the tines angled forward toward the end of the blade. The ones on there now are turned forward towards the center of the blade. Wondering if that will help mulch even better.

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Just ordered these to have two sets. These have the tines angled forward toward the end of the blade. The ones on there now are turned forward towards the center of the blade. Wondering if that will help mulch even better.

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They do, I liked them.
 

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Oh man, now I can’t wait to use mine.
 

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How’s my lawn?

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Hoping a couple years of fertilizer can fix it.


A year or two of simple yard care can really turn a property around.

The YT channels are good for tips n tricks but they both over complicate and quickly drag you down into a rabbit hole (financially and mentally). Granted, they are looking to sell their products and increase subscribers / likes.
 

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Mowed at the Elgin house today, and certain areas look primo, but I have a lot of dead spots that I'm not sure how that happened. So after mowing, I turned the soil up, seeded and then raked the seed in, then watered. Amazingly with all the rain we've had, the soil was very dry. Which got me to thinking, these dead spots are around our trees. So I am wondering if it's the trees root system, sucking up all the water, killing the grass. It isn't a shade issue as these trees don't cast a big shadow.
 

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Dethatched and aerated in the fall and put down some Menards tall fescue seed. Nothing germinated. So I put down some Jonathan Green black beauty ultra seed on Easter with some Scotts seed-safe pre-emergent. Starting to come around. Got some thin and bare spots I wanted to re-seed again but worried about the incoming heat wave

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A year or two of simple yard care can really turn a property around.

The YT channels are good for tips n tricks but they both over complicate and quickly drag you down into a rabbit hole (financially and mentally). Granted, they are looking to sell their products and increase subscribers / likes.
I’ve barely done anything to it. Last year All I did was cut grass.

Threw down weed and feed in the fall, signed a contract with spring green this year though. We’re a week away from being in the house for a full year. I have too many other projects going on, especially with pregnant fiancé, to give it much attention.
 

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I’ve barely done anything to it. Last year All I did was cut grass.

Threw down weed and feed in the fall, signed a contract with spring green this year though. We’re a week away from being in the house for a full year. I have too many other projects going on, especially with pregnant fiancé, to give it much attention.

They will get the yard straight
 

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We came home from Texas yesterday after being away for a week. I was like “holy fuck” when I pulled in. Zero dandelion bloomed before we left.
 
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