A sharp lawn mower blade will help keep your grass healthy. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, will show you how to keep your lawn mower's blade sharp. Learn <a href='http://www.familyhandyman.com/tools/how-to-sharpen-tools/view-all' title='How to Sharpen Tools'>how to sharpen any tool.</a>
How to Sharpen Tools - A bench grinder, file and cone-shaped blade balancer are the key tools for creating a sharp edge and well-balanced blade. There's no technical mystery to sharpening garden tools like your lawn mower blades, ax and shovel. In this article, we'll show you step-by-step methods to file and hone an axe using a sharpening stone, how to sharpen a shovel and the best way to sharpen your mower blades.