Stress-Free Lawn Care

With our busy schedules, lawn care often falls to the bottom of the to-do list. Give your landscape a professional treatment with our favorite gadgets and apps that make yard work easy and efficient.

Lawn Care Made Easy 04:09

These smart lawn-care products and apps will turn thumbs and gardens green.

How does your garden grow? Do you have a lot of weeds in your front yard? I get it. Yards and all the plants in them need a lot of care, and if you happen to have family members and pets to take care of, your garden can fall to the bottom of your list. If you've ever wished there was something that could keep up with the yard work for you, you're not alone. In this episode of Smart, Simple, Solved, I've dug up a crop of the best digital — and a few purely natural — ways to make your yard work for you.

8 Ways to Make Your Lawn Care Stress Free

See All Photos

GreenPal

Parrot Flower Power

Photo By: Fred Simon

Rachio

SproutRobot

Weather.com

Botanicalls

Lawn Aerating Sandals

Photo By: unknown

Garden Groom

For starters, you can program your watering with up to three hoses, thanks to one easy gadget. And for your potted plants, there's a gizmo that will analyze the soil and your specific plant's needs and text you when they need something.

Top Gardening Apps

See All Photos

IntoGardens

Leafsnap

Organic Gardening Magazine

iScape

Perennial Match

Garden Compass Plant and Disease Identifier

Garden Plan Pro

Life Diary

Gardening Mama

If you just want some plants that promise to stay alive in spite of your gardening skills or lack thereof, we have picked apps that help you choose the right plants for your climate.

Next Up

Using Tech to Throw a Stress-Free Party

Planning a party should be fun, not stressful. Use our favorite tech products and apps to throw the perfect party without the hassle.

Taking Care of Aging Parents

Worrying about your aging parents can be a hassle for both you and them. Our top app picks and products for their home will make it easier for your parents to age in comfort.

High-Tech Outdoor Entertaining Tips

Throw the best backyard bash on the block with these smart upgrades.

Get Tech Savvy for a Smooth Move

Planning a move can be a hassle, but these tips and tech tools will eliminate many of the headaches.

DIY Home Security Tips

Don't have the budget for a professional home security system? Try these inexpensive, do-it-yourself solutions that will make your home safer.

Decorate Like a Pro With These Design Apps

Hiring an interior designer isn’t the only way to get the room of your dreams. Bring your decorating ideas to life with these handy apps.

Getting Rid of Old Technology

Learn the right way to dispose of that used TV or phone, and maybe even get some cash back for it.

3 Cool Tech Gadgets for Your Pets

We all want the best for our furry friends, and new technology is making it easier than ever to keep them healthy and happy. Spoil your pets with these products.

Bathroom 2.0

Bring the spa experience to your own home with our favorite gadgets and apps that will transform your bathroom into a mini retreat.

Kitchen 2.0: Design a Smarter Cooking Space

From high-tech gadgets to space-saving solutions, these clever kitchen updates will streamline your cooking and cleaning routine.

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.