Can I mow my yard with a power reel mower?

Answer On One Hand: Good for Small YardsYou can mow your relatively small (6,000 sq. ft. or smaller) yard with a reel mower. Reel mowers finely trim the grass so that it's less susceptible to disease and... Read More »

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Can I mow my yard with a reel mower?

On One Hand: Yes, You CanYou can mow your lawn with a reel mower. They have several benefits when compared to gas-powered mowers. They are silent, and don't emit any greenhouse gases. Reel mowers p... Read More »

What does a reel mower do?

A reel mower is a type of lawn mower that uses a set of cylindrical blades and comes in push (people-powered) or motorized models. The reel mower was one of the original lawn mower designs, and is ... Read More »

How to Grind a Reel Mower?

A reel mower uses four or five helical-shaped blades powered by the forward motion of the lawnmower. The spinning blades pin the grass against a flat cutting bar to cleanly cut the grass. If the bl... Read More »

How often should you sharpen a reel mower?

On One Hand: Once a YearAccording to Reel Mowers, Etc., some manufacturers recommend you sharpen your reel mower blades as often as once a year. This recommendation is for those who use the mower t... Read More »