Bed Edging

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by CELawnsolutions, Apr 9, 2007.

  1. CELawnsolutions

    CELawnsolutions LawnSite Member
    Posts: 46

    New at the biz here. What would you guys suggest to be the best way to attack about 300 linear feet of landscape beds that are already freshly mulched. They want a nice clean edge.
     
  2. turfcobob

    turfcobob LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 878

    Use a Turfco Edge R Rite with a 30 degree blade. set it for 2 inches deep. It will cut a nice staright wall towards the lawn and a 30 degree slope towards the bed. You can go deeper up to 4 inches but that is not needed and it is extra work with extra dirt to haul away.

    the edge r rite cuts like a sod cutter so there is not dirt thrown into the new mulch or bed. You just use a garden hoe and rake up what is cut and scoop it into a wheel barrow to remove. Clippings also make good material for filling in holes in other lawns or started a nursery. You can keep a barrel of them on the trailer for repairs.
    See the unit at Turfco.com go to lawn products
     
  3. justgreen

    justgreen LawnSite Member
    Posts: 42

    turfcobob,

    you know any dealers in Ontario,Canada that sell the edge r rite?
    I'm really interested in getting one this season
     
  4. Turfco Tim

    Turfco Tim LawnSite Member
    Posts: 101

    GC Duke in Burlington Ontario-phone: 905-637-5216

    You can buy direct from us we just have to work with a broker to get it in the country.

    Tim Gray

    Turfco Mfg.
    1-800-679-8201
     

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