Homeowner's Mower Buying Guide

Homeowner's Mower Buying Guide

Learn which mower best fits your lawn care needs.

Purchasing a new lawn mower can be expensive. It can also be difficult if you aren't sure which type will suit your lawn best. Unlike other outdoor equipment retailers, our staff at Mid-State Mower in Springfield takes the time to listen to each customer’s lawn care needs. We consider your budget, lot size, and what the mower will be used for. We want to make sure you’re comfortable with your purchase.

In addition to equipment sales, we also service everything we sell at Mid-State. Mid-State Mower is there for you from the moment you’re ready to buy, to the service you need to maintain your equipment, and even to the time you want to trade-in an older model for something new.

Cub Cadet

+ Affordable
+ Quality Construction
+ Riding Lawn Mowers
+ Zero-Turn Lawn Mowers

Ferris Lawn Mowers

+ Comfortable
+ Durable
+ Heavy-Duty
+ Ideal for Large Lots (7-8+ acres)


+ Clean Cut
+ Adv. Striping Ability
+ Commercial-Grade
+ Ideal for Large Lots

Buying Guide

We carry all the major lawn equipment brands and series for you to choose from. We can help you determine what is best for your home. See below to get an idea of what you’re looking for in a mower. Stop in to Mid-State to let us help you pin-point your next mower.

Cub Cadet Mowers

If price point and durability are important factors in choosing a mower for your lawn, look no further than a Cub Cadet. Cub Cadet mowers are trusted by homeowners for their simple, yet high-quality construction. With their premium, long-lasting parts, you can count on Cub Cadet for years to come. We carry Cub Cadet riding lawn mowers and zero-turn mowers to choose from.

Riding Lawn Mowers

If you plan on utilizing your mower in more ways than cutting grass, a riding lawn mower could be for you. They are versatile enough to help in the garden! Check out the CC 30 Rider and Cub Cadet’s newest series, the XT Enduro Series.

Ferris Lawn Mowers

Ferris Lawn Mowers have a reputation for their long lifespans and all-day comfort with patented suspension technology. They feature quality drive components and premium engines. These mowers are ideal for homeowners with larger lots of seven acres or more. If durability and comfort are important to you in a mower, choose a Ferris.

Ferris 600 Series

Enjoy the Ferris comfort and quality from the 600 Series. The 600 Series is a smaller, entry-level mower at the best price Ferris has to offer. Choose from the 44 and 48 inch options.

Exmark Lawn Mowers

Cut like a pro at home with an Exmark residential mower. Enjoy thirty years of pioneering spirit and innovation have resulted in legendary durability, all-day comfort and unmatched cut quality. Leave your lawn looking clean-cut and striped with an Exmark.

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Exmark Quest Lawn Mowers

The Quest mower is the entry-level option for a homeowner. This model is ideal for a homeowner with a larger lot that would benefit from a zero-turn mower, but wants that striping ability to show off to the neighborhood. The Quest model is available in an E-Series and S-Series and are an affordable option that is better suited for level terrains.

Contact Midstate Turf & Tractor, LLC

Let us find you the right outdoor equipment for your job. Please feel free to contact us at (615) 667-1647 or stop in today!