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When to Start Cutting Grass | Is There a ‘Best Time?’

When is the Best time to Start Mowing the Lawn? In most cases, the majority of lawn mowing is carried out between March and October but is there a ‘best time’ to cut your grass? The best time to start cutting grass changes depending on the season. See below for a more detailed guide on […]

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10 Simple Steps on How to Service Your Petrol Lawn Mower

1. First things first, read the manufacture’s manual Many people who think that their lawn mower is in need of a service are quick to jump onto Google and find out how to do it. All lawn mowers will come with a manufacturer’s manual that will help guide you through the maintenance process. All mowers […]

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Green Therapy: How Gardening is Helping to Fight Depression

Sydenham Garden feels out of step with its surroundings in urban south London. Fringed by houses on most sides, with a school on its doorstep, it is hard to imagine that this small patch of green space is bringing a new lease of life to people struggling with their mental health. The site, run by […]

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The 7 Best Mulching Mowers to Revitalise Your Garden

SIMS have been hard at work hand-selecting some of our favourite mulching lawn mowers to help keep you summer garden looking fresh and stunning. Mulching mowers are fantastic at cutting grass into fine pieces and redistributing them to help fertilise your lawn and garden, and SIMS has over 14 unique mulching mowers on offer to […]

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How to Buy With Confidence When it Comes to Gardening Services

When getting your garden ready for the summer, it’s best to use a trusted local professional. Here, some Devon and Somerset-based experts give their advice on the jobs they do at this time of year – and explain why they are proud to be members of the Buy With Confidence register of approved traders. As […]

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British Lawnmower Racing Season Under Way

Riders raced their customised mowers around the track in Billingshurst, to mark the start of a new season. Sky News reports the full story and has some excellent footage on this years’ competition.  Toni Magean Finds it’s a Busy Time for Plants, Insects… and Pests I’m not sure we had frost, but it was close. […]

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Latest Global Lawn Care Machinery Market Report 2019

This report focuses on Lawn Care Machinery volume and value at global level, regional level and company level. From a global perspective, this report represents overall Lawn Care Machinery market size by analyzing historical data and future prospect. Regionally, this report focuses on several key regions: North America, Europe, China and Japan. For the full […]

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The 7 Best All-Round Hedge Trimmers to Transform Your Garden this Summer

The lawn care and gardening season is now well underway and SIMS have been hand-selecting some of the best hedge trimmers to help transform your garden for the summer months. Investing in a quality hedge trimmer is essential if you’re looking to give your lawn, garden or park the summer makeover it deserves. Our hedge […]

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Spring-Green Lawn Care Plants 100,000 Trees With Arbor Day Foundation

The Community Tree Recovery Program plants trees in areas that have been affected by natural disasters in areas all over the country. Currently, there are several campaigns in the works and each tree is planted with the goal of bringing beauty, healing, and hope to communities that have been affected by natural disasters. Trees are […]

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