How to Maintain Your Garden Tools

Step 1:   Always remove all of the soil from your digging tools after use.

Step 2:   Thoroughly clean any tools that have been used for chemical applications.

Step 3:   Allow tools to dry completely before storing them, to prevent rusting.

Step 4:   After each use, wipe the metal parts of pruners and shears with an oily rag to keep them rust-free.

Step 5:   Sharpen your cutting tools and blades of shovels and spades regularly to get the most out of them.

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