3 Riding Lawn Mower Myths Video


From cutting the grass when it's wet to what mowing pattern you should use, we set the record straight on common riding lawn mower myths.

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3 Riding Lawn Mower Myths

Don’t let these riding lawn mower myths fool you.


Myth 1: All mowers work well on all types of grass.


BUSTED! Thick, tough grass? You’ll need a more powerful mower.


Myth 2: You can’t cut wet grass.


BUSTED! You can mow the yard when grass is damp if your mower’s blades are sharp.


Myth 3: Keeping a consistent mowing pattern is a must.


BUSTED! Mowing in the same pattern can mat down the grass, which is bad for growth.