Martha Asks: Garden Tool Maintenance

Martha Stewart
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MSL-pegboard-tool-storage-225x281Now that most of the garden has been tucked away for the winter, I like to tend to the greenhouse, which is often neglected during the summer. Cleaning the greenhouse thoroughly will prevent pests from hibernating and leaping into action next spring. To allow maximum light in during the winter, I will clean all the interior and exterior window surfaces. I will also wash the empty pots and trays with soapy water and a splash of bleach, and clean, mend, and oil the garden tools. How do you keep your garden tools in good shape?

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