When the leaves turn those beautiful shades of brown and red and eventually fall to the ground. That’s when you know it’s time to bring out the leaf blower or the rake to clean up the yard. But which one is best?
Leaf blowers tend to be heavy, noisy, and can pollute the air if they are gas-powered, but they do clear leaves very, very quickly. On the other hand, rakes are environmentally friendly, come in all shapes and sizes, are light and safe to use, but take more effort and can be hard on the lower back.