Category: Equipment

All the gear and equipment around the homestead.

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Timber Tuff Cant Hook & Timber Jack Review

With all the things wood around here, it made sense to get some items to help me do this work by myself. A cant hook allows you to move logs and roll them over for cutting/bucking into smaller logs. I wanted something that would not just roll the logs but...

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Sun Joe Wood Splitter Review – 10 ton

In Michigan, I found out when you have a wood boiler/furnace that lives outside, it requires a lot of wood. Well… what I never thought about is that if the wood you have or get is too large to handle, it has to be split! Now, I don’t mind going...

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Ryobi 40v Expand-It Brush Cutter

To compliment the Ryobi 40v Trimmer, I purchased the brush cutter attachment also from Ryobi. This was essential when I found out that after months of being absent from the property that the growth was too much for a typical trimmer. This cut through brush 1″ thick in the stalk...

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Ryobi 40v Trimmer Quick Review

One of my go to tools has been my Ryobi 40v Trimmer. Think about all of the gas powered motors you have, and electric is definitely out when you own property larger than a few thousand square feet. With 10 acres, and 2 of those manicured, I have a ton...

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Husqvarna GT54LS Universal Hitch Install

This is the quick look and part 1 and 2 of my universal hitch install attempt. There will be an update later regarding how the hitch is holding up. The universal hitch and all the components I purchased was much cheaper than buying the alternative which would have been a...

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Husqvarna GT54LS Garden Tractor

The Husqvarna GT54LS is one elusive machine. I wasn’t sure whether or not to buy this machine because of the lack in available information found online. I decided to take the chance for one big reason. I honestly need a full compact tractor, but lack the funds for one and...

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Buying a Chainsaw

NOTE: I am not a chainsaw expert! Chainsaws are a very personal tool. In other words, you’ll need to develop a very loving relationship with your chainsaw. If you can’t handle or mistreat your chainsaw, it can cause you serious pain and suffering! Make sure you spend time with it...