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Will the Village of Ridgewood Join the growing List of Towns that are Banning Gas-powered Leaf Blowers

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Ridgewood NJ, in May Princeton, because of their new Sustainable Landscaping Ordinance, joined the growing list of towns that are banning gas-powered leaf blowers . Printon has banned their use from May 16, 2022 through September 30, 2022. The town is by no means unique in starting to protect residents, landscaping workers, and the environment from the noise and pollutants generated by two-stroke gas engines such as those used in gas leaf blowers.

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Common Lawn Care Mistakes You Should Avoid

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 As any horticulture lover will tell you – a well-maintained lawn, although biologically rather empty, is almost a status symbol, requiring regular lawn care, adequate weather, and patience, although biologically rather empty, is almost a status symbol, requiring regular care, adequate weather, and patience. It doesn’t have to be expensive at all, but it does have value in itself and many people take great pride in their perfectly cut, green carpet in front of the house. 

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First day of Spring : This Year “Go Natural” with Your Lawn

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Ridgewood NJ, In 2021, the spring equinox occurs on Saturday, March 20. This event marks the astronomical first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere. Spring signals its time for gardeners and landscapers to get ready .

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Home & Garden Tips: Snow and Ice Tips to Protect Yards This Winter

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Ridgewood NJ, With the pandemic keeping people sheltering at home, more people are extending their outdoor time in the winter by adding fire pits, outdoor heaters and other features. Even in the wintertime, it’s important to take care of your yard. The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, an international trade association representing power equipment, small engine, portable generator, utility vehicle, golf car and personal transport vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, offers tips to keep your yard in top shape for winter use.

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Leaf Blower Noise Driving Ridgewood Residents Crazy

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Ridgewood NJ, its been a less contentious leaf season so far this season but with so resident working from home the constant sound of leaf blower is driving residents crazy .  COVID19  has pushed many into a remote work environment  and remote learning environment .  This often means neighbors are hearing the sweet sound of power tools for the very first time .  Many have expressed frustration and the inability to enjoy the outdoors .

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