Top 5 Tips to Prepare for Winter During the Fall

Make Winter Easier and Spring Bloom Faster Note from the Editor: This particular post is sponsored by Sears, however all the views within the post are those of the author. Information on some Craftsman Products has been provided by representatives of Sears and Crafsman. Just because the leaves are falling and the grass has stopped […]

Green Industry & Equipment Expo (GIE) | Recap

GIE+EXPO, the Green Industry & Equipment Expo, boasts the largest outdoor power equipment, products for landscapes, gardens, outdoor leisure, hardscapes and light construction trade show. Every October, the Kentucky Exposition Center plays host. Oh, did I mention that they also have 19 acres of outdoor space where attendees gleefully tried out many of the new […]

Ryobi One+ Cordless Blower

Does the Ryobi One+ Cordless Blower / Sweeper (P2102) Bridge the Gap? If you’ve followed Tool Skool for any amount of time at all, you are familiar with the fact that I like a lot of the tools in the Ryobi One+ 18V line (click here or any of the related links at the end […]

Black & Decker® Introduces New High Performance String Trimmer

Easily convert from trimming to edging in seconds TOWSON, Md. (February 19, 2013) – Black & Decker® introduces the new 14” High Performance String Trimmer (GH3000), an ideal solution for trimming and edging along sidewalks, driveways and borders. The GH3000 string trimmer features a 7.5 amp motor that provides high performance trimming of tough weeds, […]

Craftsman C3 19.2V Cordless String Trimmer

Make Yardwork Easier with a Cordless String Trimmer I have a confession.  I love a neat and tidy yard, but I’m not a big fan of the work it takes to make it happen.  So any tool that makes the  it easier or faster is just fine by me.  Oh, and did I mention, I […]

Worx GT Lithium Ion Boasts Better Battery Life than Predecessor

Worx GT Cordless String Trimmer UPDATE:  SINCE THIS REVIEW WAS WRITTEN, I’VE DISCOVERED THAT THE LITHIUM ION BATTERIES ONLY LASTED A SHORT TIME LONGER THAN THEIR NICD PREDECESSOR.  WHILE THE TOOL HAS SOME NICE FEATURES, THE BATTERIES ARE A DISAPPOINTMENT.  TOOL SKOOL HAS REVIEWED OTHER PRODUCTS WITH BETTER BATTERY LIFE. Original Review: The Worx GT […]