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Mower Cutting Deck Sizes
How many passes it’ll take to cut your lawn depends on the size of your mower’s cutting deck. Smaller or narrower cutting decks require more passes while larger or wider decks require fewer passes.
30"–46" cutting deck size 30"–46" cutting deck size

On an average 1/2-acre lawn, it would take approximately 12 passes. Best for lawns up to 2 acres.

48"–54" cutting deck size 48"–54" cutting deck size

On an average 1/2-acre lawn, it would take approximately 8 passes. Best for lawns 2–4 acres.

54"+ cutting deck size 54"+ cutting deck size

On an average 1/2-acre lawn, it would take approximately 6 passes. Best for lawns more than 4 acres.

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Types of Riding Mowers Design Your Own Toro Mower
Choosing the right riding mower can help shave off some cutting time as well as save some energy.
Zero-Turn Mowers Zero-Turn Mowers

Turns on a dime and cuts your work time in half. Zero-turning radius riding mowers provide more control and better efficiency on large and mostly flat lawns. Great for yard with lots of obstacles.

Lawn Tractors Lawn Tractors

Can be used to plow and cultivate gardens as well as remove snow. These mowers have larger engines and stronger frames to take on heavy-duty work on both flat and uneven terrain.

Rear Engine/Electric Mowers Rear Engine/Electric Mowers

Rear engine mowers feature a smaller, more compact size. Electric mowers are also more compact and utilize battery power to provide a quieter experience without the maintenance of a gas mower.

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About Riding Mowers

Grab the controls of a new riding lawn mower and power your way through acres of grass in less time. For riding mowers, accessories and maintenance products, The Home Depot has everything you need to help you manage and maintain your yard and mower.


The Right Riding Mower for the Job

We feature a large selection of hardworking zero-turn lawn mowers, lawn tractors and lawn sweepers, all from the brands you know and trust. For mostly flat lawns that have some obstacles, zero-turn mowers turn on a dime and will give you the control and efficiency you need, cutting your work time in half. Lawn tractors are great for plowing and cultivating, featuring larger engines to take on heavy-duty work on uneven terrain. If you’re in the market for an electric riding mower, you’ll have less maintenance and mess to deal with as there are no spark plugs or gasoline – just the battery.


Don’t Forget the Maintenance

If you’re looking to do maintenance and upkeep on your current riding mower, we’ve got the replacement tires, replacement engines, lawn mower blades and accessories to keep your riding mower in tip-top shape for years to come.