If you tuned in to Mad Men on October 10, 2010, “Blowing Smoke”, you saw a sweaty Henry, Betty Draper’s new husband, doing some heavy breathing while mowing the lawn. Advertising may not have changed much since the 1960’s but reel mowers have and in a good way.
Now much easier to push and lighter, reel mowers won’t wake up the neighbors or spew harmful pollutants into the air. Making the switch to a reel mower is easy. A conventional gas powered lawn mower emits on average nearly 90 pounds of carbon dioxide and over 50 pounds of other pollutants into our air every year according to the EPA