Get Your Power Equipment Ready for Fall

The changing of seasons calls for a change in outdoor power equipment, which means it is time to start considering your outdoor needs for autumn. Do you need a new mower? Is your leaf blower still working? If you aren’t prepared for fall, don’t worry! LJ Elter & Son is ready to help you getContinue Reading

Four Reasons to Get a Woodchipper

Woodchippers are used quite often for both residential and commercial jobs. They offer an easy, more convenient alternative to removing large tree branches and offer a way to remove debris from trees around any property with ease, and buying a woodchipper can be beneficial for your work around the house or commercial business. Woodchippers, alsoContinue Reading

Sawing Down the History of Chainsaws

Chainsaws are a vital tool not only for clearing up brush around your property, but also in the logging industry. They’ve been around for years, and have helped make the jobs of casual arborists and loggers alike more convenient and easier. You’ll often hear them in the distance if a neighbor is having a treeContinue Reading

5 Tips for Putting Together the Ultimate Container Garden

A container garden is great to exercise your green thumb without all of the labor that comes with an in-ground garden. With summer now here, many gardeners across the country will try creating their own. To make yours look the best it possibly can, here are few tips to keep in mind when putting itContinue Reading

Five Most Common Lawnmower Problems

Lawnmowers are like cars: they help you accomplish a lot, but breakdowns and problems are inevitable. When issues or breakdowns come about, it can be a major inconvenience to your outdoor chore to-do list. Don’t worry, we’ve all been there before! So what are the most common lawnmower problems that homeowners and landscaping contractors oftenContinue Reading

Get Your Lawn and Garden Growing – Spring Tips for Success

Now that spring is here, many homeowners are getting started on planting and planning for their home gardens this year. Before you even purchase anything for it, be sure to follow these steps to make sure your garden is set up for success. Trim Old Growth After a long winter, there can be a lotContinue Reading

Zero-Turn Mowers: A Look at the Evolution

The zero-turn lawn mower has changed how many not only cut their lawns, but maintain their yards as well. Many of us however only know the mower as the machine it is today and not how it got its start so many years ago. Let’s take a look back in time and find out howContinue Reading

Spreaders, Sprayers, Tillers and More

With winter coming to an end, that means spring is almost here and with it will come some necessary maintenance on our yards. If you are need of supplies to get your outdoor area into top condition for the beautiful months ahead, L.J. Elter & Sons has you covered with a full range of springContinue Reading

Clear the Way with a Snow Blower

If you aren’t prepared, winter can be a pretty miserable season. That’s why you want to be armed with the best equipment to make sure that when the snow starts to fall, you have everything you need to get through it. The most important thing to have is a snow blower, and L.J. Elter &Continue Reading

Know the Rules When it Comes to Snow Removal

Know the Rules When it Comes to Snow Removal

The snow will be flying soon, delighting folks who enjoy the winter whiteness and frustrating those who have to shovel it, walk in it and drive through it. We’ve gathered some information from local governments to help you avoid frustration and fines this snow season. Anne Arundel County Anne Arundel County urges people to parkContinue Reading