A lush, healthy lawn is a key element of your home’s overall curb appeal, and a good lawn mower will make the job of maintaining an attractive lawn much easier. Fortunately, there are many excellent walk-behind mowers on the market to choose from. And with the right information in hand, finding the model to suit your lawn care needs is a simple task.
For any of you currently considering a new walk-behind lawn mower, we’ve asked Coach Dave from The Home Depot Community Forums for a quick primer on the features and benefits of various types of mowers, including push lawn mowers, self-propelled lawn mowers and electric lawn mowers. He also discusses a number of other important factors that will impact your purchasing decision, such as the size and topography of your lawn, and the amount of effort you want to exert while mowing the yard.
When you’ve finished the video, choosing a mower that works for your lawn and budget won’t be difficult. If you want to do some additional research before heading out to the store, take a look at our buying guide for walk-behind lawn mowers. It has additional information to aid you in your decision.