Quality Assured Adirondacks

Adirondack chairs are value priced and intended for family entertainment.  Zinger has offered our product line for the last 12 years with confidence in the material and workmanship of the product.  Our extensive customer reach has placed the polymer made product in every weather condition, residential, commercial, and industrial setting you can find. Have there…

Rats and Mice disease control

Rat a Tat a Fooey

https://www.cdc.gov/rodents/ The Center for Disease and Control states that “worldwide rats and mice spread over 35 diseases that will cause human infection.  These diseases can be spread to humans directly, through handling of rodents, through contact with rodent feces, urine, or saliva, or through rodent bites.  Disease carried by rodents can also be spread to…

A spot of Brown Patch is not a term for coffee!

Rhizoctonia species fungus or better known as Brown Patch is often caused by over watering a yard! Really, how can someone over water a yard in Austin, Texas? What happens is this!  The August heat forces us to have our sprinkler systems programmed to send gallons of water to our distressed plants.  However, the earth…

A W….HOLE SAW?

On a recent walkabout in Kempner Texas, I had the strangest encounter! Zinger Hardware had the request of a customer to install a 2500 gallon Rain Harvest tank on their ranch and the over flow fitting required a 4.5″ hole saw bit.  Naturally, we brought the wrong size and needed to find one in the…

The Palmer known only as Parmer!

That’s right! Parmer Lane was originally named Palmer Lane… may it be the local accent, a bad misprint on a form, or an idiosyncrasy of keep Austin weird, the name is now officially a misfire landmark! And on my recent walk about down Parmer Lane I had the pleasure of visiting a great hideaway in the…