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What is a wheel hoe?

What is a wheel hoe?

Wheel hoes are tools you push through the rows of your garden to weed, till, cultivate, or plow. They have one or two wheels in the front, a tool-mounting area in the middle, and a set of handles in the rear. Common attachments include teeth for cultivating, blades for weeding, plows, and seeders.

How do you use an onion hoe?

Like the paddle and warren hoe, the onion hoe is used by drawing it towards you and puts stress on your back. Scuffle hoes look like the stirrup on a saddle, but don’t let their friendly appearance fool you. Their blades are razor sharp and are designed to sever weeds below the soil level.

What can I use instead of a rake?

You can use a snow shovel instead of a rake to gather leaves and more easily deposit them into bags. Simply scoop the leaves like you would snow, then slide them off the side of the shovel into the bag. Pine needles take a long time to degrade so keep them off the grass. A special pine rake will make the job easier.

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What type of rake is best for gravel?

The short version: best gravel rakes

Gravel Rake Price Rating
Bully Tools Bow Rake $$ 10/10
Midwest Aluminum Landscape Rake $$$ 10/10
Aluminium Landscape Rake (Medium Sized) $$ 9/10

How do I choose a rake?

How To Buy the Right Rake

  1. To move light, dry, fluffy materials, use a light-duty or standard-duty leaf rake.
  2. To move heavy and wet materials or mixed materials like dirt and leaves, use a heavy-duty rake, especially those with steel tines and a spring that helps the tines flex backward without being permanently bent.

How much is a dump truck full of gravel cost?

A truck load of gravel costs $1,350 or more with a 10-yard minimum, including delivery and spreading based on the rock type, amount, truck size (double or tri-axle), and travel distance. Most rock-fill jobs use a 3-man crew plus a tractor for $46 per hour that spread 12 cubic yards per hour.