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Everything You Wanted To Know About Earth Augers, But Didn’t Know Who To Ask

If you have questions about augers, then you’ve come to the right place. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about earth augers. Read on to learn the answers! 1. What Is an Earth Auger? The first question you’re probably wondering is, what is an earth auger, anyway? These are simple tools designed […]

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Maintaining Auger Points And Blades

Auger maintenance is simple enough that it’s often overlooked. However, anyone who does a lot of gardening knows garden tool care and maintenance is the best way to help ensure your tools not only work well, but last for years to come. With augers, regular maintenance means the blades will likely stay sharp, perfectly aligned and properly attached […]

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Beach Essentials

Nothing says summer like a trip to the beach — and nothing makes a beach trip better than having everything you need on hand. When you’re soaking up sun this season, what should you bring with you? To save you the trouble of having to think through options, here’s a roundup of must-haves to remember […]

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A Short History of Earth Augers in the Garden

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Many gardeners use power tools to grow healthier gardens, and earth augers are high on the list of tools that help you dig holes faster and plant more in less time. Augers pulverize the soil while you dig planting holes – this gives your plants great root-to-soil contact right from the start. Earth augers have […]

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Auger Safety 101 (Follow up to How to Secure a Bit in Your Cordless Drill)

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Let’s talk about auger safety. In our last blog article we showed you how to secure a bit in your cordless drill the right way – by locking your drill bit into place. This only works on newer model drills from manufacturers like Makita, Milwaukee, and DeWalt to name a few, but it’s an important […]

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How to Secure a Drill Bit in Your Cordless Drill – The RIGHT Way

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We’re going to let you in on a (not-so) little secret. There’s a good chance you’ve been using your cordless drill the wrong way for years. Do you have a Makita, DeWalt, or Milwaukee drill that you purchased within the last 5-10 years? These newer model cordless drills have a specific way they need to […]

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