• Power Rakes

    What is a Power Rake & Why Would You Need One?

    by  • September 18, 2012 • Power Rakes • 3 Comments

    A power rake, also called a dethatcher, is similar to gas-powered lawn mowers, but instead of a horizontal blade, it has hundreds vertically spinning tines or blades that beat into the ground to remove thatch. Organic materials such as leaves, grass clippings and roots that collect on top of the dirt beneath the grass becomes...

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    Using a Power Rake For Lawns

    by  • April 4, 2012 • Power Rakes • 0 Comments

    There are many different types of power rakes for lawns. If your lawn has a lot of thatch in it, it is a good idea to have it dethatched with a power rake dethatcher. Most of the time it is not cost effective to own your own power rake. For this reason, a lot...

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    Lawn Thatching and Thatch

    by  • March 19, 2012 • Dethatcher, Power Rakes • 1 Comment

    Thatch Defined Lawn thatch is the build up of excessive unwanted material in your lawn which can choke out air, water, and sunlight. Excessive build up of thatch in your lawn can cause grass to stop growing and even become more prone to insects and lawn diseases. Thatch is made from dead grass build...

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    What Is A Lawn Rake?

    by  • March 13, 2012 • Dethatcher, Power Rakes • 0 Comments

    A lawn rake looks like a typical leaf rake, but the blades are much sharper, two-sided, and look like tiny sickles. It is specifically designed to remove thatch from grass, resulting in a healthier, greener and thicker lawn. What Is Thatch And Why Is It A Problem Thatch consists of dead or living unwanted...

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