How to Till a Garden: A Complete Guide

If you want to grow a lush, bountiful home garden, there may be a few things that you’ll need to learn first. One of the most important gardening chores you’ll have to do is tilling. In this article, we’ll discuss how to till a garden, as well as what exactly tilling is, why you should … Read more

How To Till Clay Soil: A Complete Guide

Soil isn’t as simple as it seems. It’s a combination rich with sand, organic matter, moisture, and minerals. Keeping these elements in check guarantees you healthy soil that you can cultivate. Working with clay soil isn’t very enjoyable, but it is possible. It’s not the easiest to cultivate, but using a tiller and some patience, … Read more

The Different Types of Garden Tillers

Do you have a garden that needs tilling, but don’t know which type of tiller to buy? Tillers come in all shapes and sizes, so it can be tough to decide which one is right for your needs. In this blog post, we will discuss the different types of garden tillers and what each one … Read more

How to Till Your Garden Soil Without a Tiller

Electricity or gas-powered garden tillers are great at saving time and effort. However, it’s often not the best idea to use them in small gardens, tight spaces, or raised bed planters.  Some gardeners choose to skip tilling these tiny plots, and that might work if the soil is loose enough. Then again, there are some … Read more

How to Use a Tiller to Remove Grass

Are you planning on repurposing a section of your yard? Perhaps you’re looking to start a vegetable garden or a flower bed, or maybe you want to plant another type of grass or remove awkward and difficult weeds. You could also just leave the area empty to build an outdoor kids’ play area or a … Read more

Cultivator vs. Tiller – What’s the Difference?

Cultivators and tillers are both designed to break and prepare soil, which is why they’re often used interchangeably.  Sometimes, even gardening professionals with years of experience under their belts confuse the two! However, cultivators and tillers have two distinctly different purposes. To summarize, tillers break hard, toughened soil while cultivators turn and mix loosened soil … Read more

How to Use a Rear Tine Tiller: A Step by Step Guide

The sun is rising; birds are chirping. You look outside to your yard and think about the unkempt mess that could’ve been a lush, green, plant and vegetable garden.  Well, we’re here to tell you that your dream backyard can be right around the corner. One of the essential steps to revive your yard is … Read more

What Size Tiller Do You Need for Your Garden?

Using a tiller is one of the best things you can do for your garden. Tilling breaks up and loosens the soil, which allows it to drain with ease and allows the nutrients to reach the roots of your plants. In order to till your garden properly, you’re going to need the right set of … Read more

Tilling vs. Plowing: What’s the Difference?

Tilling and plowing are quite similar in their intent. Both processes prepare the soil, aerate it,  and utilize a machine with moving blades. So, what exactly is the difference between tilling and plowing? In this article, we’ll explain in detail what both processes are, when they’re used, and what the main benefits are of each. … Read more