Last Updated On: January 29th, 2019
Have you been wondering how best to clean up your power tools or hand tools so that they'll be ready for next spring season? With our easy fall equipment maintenance tips, you'll learn how to clean and/or maintain 3 specific tools that have probably had a lot of use over the past several months. These tools definitely need a little TLC.
The fall season is a great time to clean up your tools and restore their parts to better working conditions so they'll be ready when you need them next.
Listen to our quick segment on this "DIY Garden Minute" to learn about fall equipment maintenance tips. Our tips and ideas will help you learn how to do it correctly!
This episode is for beginner to the more advanced gardeners who want to learn how best to maintain their hand or power tools.
Fall Garden Tasks Podcast Series
For more information on various fall garden tasks, check out our 7-episode Fall Garden Tasks podcast series!!
Our 7-episode, podcast series will outline 8 different garden tasks you should be doing this fall or should consider adding to your list. All of these garden maintenance tasks are crucial to the health of your garden.
The FALL GARDEN TASKS episodes are:
- Ep. 22: Introduction to the 8 Fall Garden Tasks and our own Fall Garden Bootcamp Challenge!
- Ep. 23: Fall Weeding Tips and Effortless Leaf Clean Up
- Ep. 24: Fall Garden Mulching and Lawn Maintenance
- Ep. 25: Fall Pruning
- Ep. 26: Fall Planting, Transplanting, and Fertilizing
- Ep. 27: Fall Equipment Maintenance
- Ep. 28: Fall Garden Task Series Wrap-Up and Next Steps
Need Pruning Supplies For Your Fall Pruning Tasks??
- Check out our Best Pruning Shears post here to learn what makes a good pruning shear and what we recommend!
- Check out our Best Loppers post here to read our recommendations!!
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Fall Equipment Maintenance Tips!
Learn strategies for cleaning up and maintaining 3 different power or hand tools.
Pruning Cheat Sheet at our Free Resources Page
What You'll Learn:
- Equipment maintenance tips.
- Examples of 3 garden tools and how to maintain them.
Some of the resources and products below may be affiliate links, meaning we might get paid a commission (at no extra cost to you) if you use that link to make a purchase
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Products Related To This Podcast:
- Best pruning shears
- Hand saw: folding or fixed
- Blower: hand-held or backpack, gas or electric
- Leaf Rake: metal or plastic
- Hard Rake: metal
- Pitch Fork