As the leaves begin to fall from the trees, mow over them to give your yard extra nutrients. When your yard starts to have too many leaves to mow over, rake them up and dispose of them. Leaves are perfect for compost piles.
Remove any sticks from the yard, flowerbeds, and from under bushes. Apply a winterizer fertilizer to your grass. For regions with cold winters, put away hoses and other watering systems. For regions with cold winters, put away hoses and other watering systems.
Remove plants from flowerbeds that are no longer in season. Clean out gutters if needed. See video “Cleaning Gutters” and “Keeping Leaves Out of Your Gutters.”
Place a protective cover over your air conditioning unit. Add fuel stabilizer to your lawnmower’s fuel. Check out “Lawnmower Tune-Up” for more instruction.
Clean garden tools, removing any dirt, grime or rust. For answers to all of your lawn care related questions, visit the FAQ Page http://www.planitdiy.com/faqs/category/lawn-garden-faqs/