Lawnmowers have been a staple of suburban life for decades. They keep our yards looking tidy and well-manicured. However, with environmental concerns taking center stage, the impact of these tools on our planet and why we use them, is being called into question. This article examines the environmental effects of gas lawn mowers, and the traditional idea of a lawn. Additionally, we will take a look at some alternative choices we can make for a more eco-friendly lawn care routine.