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Brown BedEdger

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by zinkjo, Jul 26, 2005.

  1. zinkjo

    zinkjo LawnSite Member
    Messages: 98

    I'm looking into purchasing the brown bedEdger and had a question. Some of my lawns have the decorative red rock in their beds and are in desparate need of edging. My question is what kind of control do I have over the dirt that is thrown up into the bed? What I would like to do is rake the rock back about 8 inches, then cut the edge on the beds and then rake the rock back down. Does that seam feasible?

    thanks for your time and opinions.
  2. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    It has to be raked back quite a ways, and/or re-dressed with fresh cover.
  3. Itsgottobegreen

    Itsgottobegreen LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,177

    exactly. Then sell them on the commerical grade black plastic edging. Its the only way I will install rock in beds that touch grass. Because re-edging like you are doing it a really pain every year.

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