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String Trimmer vs Edger

There is actually quite a lot of confusion as to the difference between a string trimmer and a lawn edger. The reason for this stems from the fact that many string trimmers are described as having edging capability. And, to a certain degree they do, but what they do not have is the ability to […]

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How To Clean And Lubricate Hedge Trimmer Blades

If you have ever owned a hedge trimmer you will know that following use, the blades have picked up a combination of sticky sap, dust, leaves, resin, wood dust and anything othe substitute they may have come in contact with jammed in them. This will not immediately affect the performance of your trimmer, but if […]

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Push Reel vs Gas Mower

It is easy, when thinking about push reel mowers for visions of our grandpa struggling to push a heavy and cumbersome old mower around the lawn on hot summer afternoons. However, the truth is that push reel mowers have come a long way since your grandpa’s days. They’re a lot easier to push than you might […]

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Best Cordless Electric Hedge Trimmers Clippers 2020

Best Cordless Electric Hedge Trimmers Clippers 2019Hedges and sculpted shrubs can look absolutely fabulous on your property, enhancing the beauty and décor of your garden and is relitivly inexpencive. However, if left to their own devices they can also look an unruly mess. In such a case, you’re going to need something a little bit […]

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Best Rain Barrels 2019

We look below at what makes a good rain barrel, but before we get to that here’s a table of our top rain barrel picks. We reviewed 5 of the best ones available and present our findings here. Our pick of the bunch is the Good Ideas RW50-OAK Rain Barrel which we believe combines great value […]

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Best Cordless Weed Eater in 2020

Top Rated Cordless Weed EatersWhen your living a busy life it is hard balancing everything and it is easy to noglect your yard as a result. Before you know it your turf is overgrown with thick brambles, bushes and grass.  The easiest way of removing them is with a weed eater, changing a job that […]

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Smart Sprinkler Controller Reviews in 2018

Creating the ideal system for irrigation that saves water can be a tedious affair.  But with the advent of smart devices, things have changed considerably. Creating an appropriate schedule can be easier. All with the help of smart sprinkler controllers. The hardest part is deciding which controller is the right one for you. There are numerous products and […]

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Best Mulching Lawn Mower Reviews 2018

Getting that freshly mowed lawn in the most efficient way can be a tricky task, with so many models and engine standards to choose from. Gas or corded? Make and engine reliability all play a factor in your choice as well as retail price. I’ve listed five good examples with a variety of options to […]

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Best Cordless Pole Saw Reviews and Recommendations 2019

Best Cordless Pole Saw Reviews and Recommendations 2019Every garden has sections present you with a problem. Whether it be a corner that the hose isn’t quite long enough to reach, or the tree, whose branches are just a bit too high.  Not everyone is tall enough to reach every branch or stick up high.Ask any […]

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Best Lopper Reviews 2019

What is a Lopper and Why Do We Need One?Overgrown branches make your garden look untidy. That is not to say that trees by themselves are a problems, but in most gardens everything is fighting for its place in the sun and overgrown branches can present a problem for smaller competitors. Pruning shears will help […]

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