Save money making your garden tools last as long as possible and
thrift friendly by storing them properly. Tools are made of metal, and
subject to rust. Store them in a dry area. Before you put them away for the
season, clean them off and spray them with a little WD-40 to prevent rust.
some more frugal tips to save money on garden
- Don't leave tools outside to
- Buy quality tools. They
are safer and will last.
- A cheap hose will get brittle
and crack in a few years. A quality hose will last for years.
hoses inside for the winter.
- Don't buy items you don't use
frequently. Share with friends and neighbors.
- Check garage sales for yard
items. The population is aging and people are moving to
condos and no
longer need yard items. Look for estate sales.
- Keep your tools sharp and
repair handles instead of replacing them when necessary.