IT USUALLY BEGINS at 8 a.m. Landscapers, each skilled and novice, dispatch an armada of gas-powered garden mowers, string trimmers, and the noisiest of all of them—leaf blowers—to yards across the nation. Whereas the commotion ends in turf that’s uncluttered by foliage, the collateral harm is commonly one’s sanity. And perhaps that morning Zoom name.
Few of us have the endurance to rake day after day. And no person’s disputing that the kind of gas-powered hand-held and backpack-style leaf blowers that execs favor are extraordinarily efficient instruments. However as a rising variety of cities and municipalities contemplate restrictions on their use, Individuals want a extra peaceable path to a pristine patio.