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How to Use a Leaf Rake
A leaf rake will definitely come in handy, especially as leaves fall of the trees in the fall time of year. Use a leaf rake with help from an expert with over two decades of experience working in Garden Centers in this free video clip.... More »
Difficulty: Moderate

The 12 Rules of Raking | Rodale's Organic Life

1. Always rake with the wind, and rake downhill whenever possible. Leaves are light, but they have enough weight to respond to the pull of gravity.

Don't Rake those Leaves. Mulch them into Your Lawn - Scotts

A recent study done at Michigan State University shows that you can forget about raking, blowing, and bagging leaves. Instead, just mulch them with your lawn ...

How to Rake Leaves: 10 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow

Fall is a beautiful season, but the yard full of thick and sometimes wet leaves can be annoying and bad for the green grass coming next year. Raking has dual ...
In my opinion leaf blowers are a great cause of noise pollution and the manufacturers of these tools should be forced by law to reduce the noise levels they produce. We know raking is best, but it is hard work (albeit good exercise). I had just raked all the leaves ... More »
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7 Tips for Raking Leaves Like a Pro - Fall Yard Work

Sep 19, 2013 ... Raking is a fall task that, love it or hate it, has to be done. These tips will help you achieve more efficient raking.

Improve Your Soil by Raking Less | Fine Gardening

If you dread the annual fall leaf-raking marathon, I have good news for you: Raking and collecting leaves every autumn is a tradition without scientific basis.

Leaf raking etiquette: What to know in metro Detroit | News - Home

Oct 27, 2014 ... Leaf raking etiquette: What to know in metro Detroit. Author: Paula Tutman, Local 4 Reporter, @PaulaTutman. Published On: Oct 27 2014 ...

Wait, Is It Actually a Mistake to Rake Leaves? - Yahoo Homes

Oct 10, 2014 ... From Yahoo Homes: Raking isn't the only—or even the easiest—method of protecting your lawn's health. Raking&v=dNOz8iE9a8w
Oct 28, 2011 ... Business Action Video President John St. Martin takes you on an instructional journey through the finer points of leaf raking.
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Q: How to Repair a Leaf Rake
A: Push the dowel handle of the leaf rake into the hole of the rake head. With a pencil or pen, mark the hole you're going to drill in the dowel. Pull the pieces a... Read More »
Q: What is a leaf rake?
A: a tool that picks up leaves in your yard. Read More »
Q: How much to charge for leaf raking?
A: I decided that I need a little extra money to buy supplies for a pony I'm getting and want to start a leaf raking business. I live in New England, it peak folia... Read More »
Q: How much to charge for leaf raking?
A: you can get good advice about yard jobs here: i think they will tell you to bid by the job. an... Read More »
Q: Is a leaf rake a screw?
A: There may be a screw holding the handle to the rake. However, it would be a stretch of the imagination to consider a rake as a screw. Perhaps the only similarit... Read More »