How Heavy Should a Lawn Roller Be?

The ideal weight for a lawn roller depends on how wide it is. Widths range from 18 inches to 4 feet; the weight comes from adding water or sand to the roller. A 36-inch steel roller, filled with water, can weigh up to 640 lbs.

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Thomas K. Arnold is the publisher and editorial director of Home Media Magazine and a regular contributor on entertainment to "USA Today", "The Hollywood Reporter," "San Diego Magazine" and other publications. An alumnus of San Diego State University, Arnold has appeared on such TV shows as "CNN", "E! Entertainment" and "G4's Attack of the Show" to discuss home entertainment and technology issues.