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Nov 14, 2012 8:03 PM CST
|This is a great tip that I've been meaning to do for a while. Thanks for the 'bump'.
Need to get this done and keep threatening to paint the handle of my garden tools purple or pink or... theoretically making them easier to find or to keep them from walking off. lol
Apr 17, 2013 5:52 AM CST
|Margaret Roach (awaytogarden.com) recommends using flaxseed oil instead of motor oil. Whatever oil is in the sand will be on your tools, and eventually will transfer to wherever you use your tools.
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I'm going to retire and live off of my savings. Not sure what I'll do that second week.
My yard marches to the beat of a bohemian drummer...
Sep 25, 2014 2:05 PM CST
|Or mineral oil. I don't think that's toxic to anything, and it never turns rancid.
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