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So, you need to mow your lawn? It can be pretty therapeutic, but it’s a chore that most of us would rather not have to do, so why not make it as easy as possible by spending a little extra on a cordless lawn mower that takes the hassle out of keeping your lawn tidy? OK, they may be a bit more expensive, but that extra investment can more than makeup for itself in saved time and improved safety from choosing a cordless lawn mower and you about details information  Cordless Lawn Mowers then you go http://www.lawncarepal.com/

Cordless lawn mowers are an update on the old electric models that required you to chain extension cords together just to reach the edges of your garden. No more do you need to remain tethered to a wall socket! Cordless lawn mowers add a rechargeable lead-acid battery that gives you the freedom of a gas powered lawn mower with the advantages of an electric mower.

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The Advantages

Cordless Lawn Mower Safety

Sure, cordless lawn mowers are convenient, but more important in my opinion is the additional safety they offer. Compared with a traditional electric mower, you no longer have to trail an electric cable across your garden risking electric shock from accidentally running over it and slicing into the cord with your mower blade. OK, you can use a circuit breaker, but would you really want to trust your life to one?

OK, gas powered mowers don’t have this problem, but they give you the issue of having to transport, store and fill the mower with highly volatile gasoline and all the inherent risks of fire this could create.

All mowers need some maintenance, but with electric mowers, that’s pretty much limited to sharpening the blades once or twice a season. With a gas powered mower, you’ll also need to factor in changing its oil, air filter and spark plug each year and draining or stabilising the fuel at the end of the season.

If you’re limited on space, it’s worth considering that you’ll need about four square feet to store a gas powered mower. Most cordless mowers, however, can be hung on the wall if necessary. Gas powered mowers also tend to be heavier, which could be an important consideration if you’re not spending every morning lifting weights down the gym!

Another important consideration is the noise factor! If you’re using a gas powered mower for any length of time, you’ll probably need to invest in a pair of ear defenders. Electric mowers are certainly not silent, but they’re a lot quieter than a gas powered equivalent, so you can give your ears – and your neighbors – a break!

Of course in this day and age, you’ll also probably be thinking of the environment, and all of those nasty fumes that a gas powered lawn mower will be pumping into the air above your garden. Of course, a cordless lawn mower has no emissions so is clearly the best option (other than a push-wheel of course, which I’d only recommend if you have a very small lawn or are a masochist).

information by: https://www.consumerreports.org

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If your property has more than your share of trees, then your lawn will get a very good coverage of the leaves when the fall months come around. Most people use rakes to clean the lawn from the leaves. However, there is another alternative to consider - a leaf blower. A leaf blower is not only ideal for moving leaves; It can also be used to clean the lawn of other debris as well as snow.There are four types of leaf blowers from which to choose - electric hand, gas hand, gas backpack, and gas blowers on wheels. Handheld leaf blowers include a power cord. They usually weigh about 8 pounds or less and are intended to be cast-off with one pointer. if you want to read more details about leaf blower then go lawncarepal .This site you get about details a leaf blower.

Boot function button and no exhaust emissions. In addition, they generate an equivalent amount of power that produces a hand gas blower. The power cord is only about 100 feet long and should be plugged into a power outlet. This will undoubtedly limit your mobility and can cause problems when you are blowing the leaves from under the trees and other obstructions. There are wireless electric blowers that feed on batteries, but they weigh more than cordless blowers. In addition, the batteries should be periodically recharged. So you may want to have spare batteries on hand if you use a wireless blower. There are cordless electric blowers that have nickel cadmium or lithium-ion batteries. Lithium-ion batteries are lighter and smaller than the NiCad range.

Manual gas blowers are designed to be used with one hand. Most generate more sweeping and loosening of power than electric blowers and most comply with noise limiting ordinances, although they make more noise than electric blowers. You start a starter cable to start the engine and the engine needs periodic adjustments. You may need to wear some type of hearing protection when using it. Gas blowers are heavier than electric blowers and weigh about 10 pounds. A 2 stroke engine commonly powers these blowers and requires a mixture of fuel and oil. There are also gas blowers that have 4 stroke engines, but are heavier than blowers with 2 stroke engines.

Gas powered backpack blowers often offer more power than portable blowers. Most weigh about 17 pounds or more. Since the blower is actually in a backpack, it is your back and shoulders that carries the weight. This type of blower is also louder than the electric blower and some may not meet local noise ordinances. They can not suck or shred leaves and usually cost more than hand blowers.

Gas powered wheel blowers provide sufficient power to sweep up a good area of leaf size. They use a 4-stroke engine that does not require fuel and oil mixing. However, these blowers can not grind or vacuum sheets. They are bulky and weigh about 100 pounds or more. So they are somewhat difficult to handle and need about eight square feet of storage space. Most are noisy and expensive. However, there are some models that are quiet enough to comply with local noise laws.

Features offered with blowers include vacuum and mulch capabilities. The output power of the cordless blowers is rated in amps (A); The output power for a wireless blower is measured in volts (v); And the nominal output power of gasoline blowers are in cubic centimeters (cc). The MPH measures the speed at which air exits the unit and helps determine the power of the blower. The cubic feet per minute (CFM) measure the volume of air that the blower moves. The higher the rating, the more noise the blower can move. Reduction ratios including 10: 1 or 16: 1 refer to the number of leaf bags that a padded blower can reduce to a bag.

Some blowers include chutes or tubes of larger diameter that help to collect the leaves. Fans also include speed settings that allow the user to control airflow and movement of debris. Some fans have a fixed setting or variable speed controls and some allow you to set and lock the speed. There are also fans that include a vibration reduction feature.

Things to keep in mind when selecting a fan include:

• The number of leaves that need to be removed from the lawn. The more sheets you have to deal with, the more powerful fan you should buy.

 

information by: http://www.theechoedge.com/choosing-right-leaf-blower/

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Snow blowers come in all shapes and sizes, but which one is right for you? There are some basic types of snow blowers, each serving its own purpose. On the smaller side, you have electric and single stage gas models. Two- and three-stage snow blowers cover the largest options.

Gas snow blowers are good for light and fluffy snowfalls and are easy to use and maneuver. They do not require gas or oil, just an elongated outer extension cable. New in the market are Joe snow wireless snow blowers, which are equipped with lithium-ion batteries and can run up to 40 minutes on a single charge. However, if you normally get snowfall of more than a few inches, or have heavy wet snow, you probably want to move up to a single-stage gas unit.If you buy a two stage snow blower then buy before read lawncarepal.com you must be get good information.

A single-stage snow blower can handle heavier snowfalls than electric models, typically up to 6 inches. While not great at handling the really wet and heavy snow, they will be able to handle most medium, snowfalls. Toro snow blowers are very popular in the single-stage category, and boast a wide range of options to meet your needs, including electric starter, rapid ramp and Power Propel propulsion system.

2-stage snow blowers can handle heavy things. They have metal holes capable of pushing through heavy and wet snowfalls up to eighteen inches. Ariens Snow blowers are the leader in the two-stage category, and offer one of the largest selections on the bazaar. They cover all thing from basic model with only needs, to professional grade models with all bells and whistles.

The 3-stage snow blowers are able to grind through the compacted snow and the ice that is left at the end of the road by the plows of the city. They have an additional endless screw to punch hard things. Cub Cadet Snow blowers are the only three-stage models on the market, and produce some different sizes that even include a track-pull model for 2014-2015.

Information by:http://snowblowpro.blogspot.com/

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The garden cart or cart is an absolutely indispensable garden tool. There will always be things to carry. The more gardening you do, the more things there are to transport. Fertilizer, gardening tools, plants, weeds, heavy cement garden trim ... Without a wheelbarrow or garden cart many gardening tasks would not be possible. But which one is best for your needs?

Trolleys have sloping sides and 1 to 2 front wheels. You walk behind the wheelbarrow, which facilitates control and maneuvering. They are especially useful for loose materials that can be discarded, such as compost, soil, weeds or gravel.

Garden trolleys have flat bottoms and straight sides. Garden carts are designed to be pulled. They are most stable than garden cart and can normally  handle long loads, but can also be more difficult to maneuver on non-smooth surfaces. If you want to know about details a garden cart then you can go lawncarepal.com here you get informative tips about garden cart

Larger wagons are well suited for heavy loads and bulky loads such as stones, firewood and heavy cement garden ornaments. There are also some handy, small garden trolleys that come in handy for toting tools and plant plants. Smaller garden wagons often come with a cover, so they can do double duty as a place to sit.

Many gardeners find they need both. If you just start out as a gardener and the size of your garden and property is not overwhelming, a tough plastic, 6 cu. Ft. The wheelbarrow would be a good choice as a multipurpose tool.

Once you acquire some experience on the types of garden tasks you need a forklift or garden cart for, you can run through the following considerations, check the features that appeal to you and make a decision on what would be best for you in his garden .

Landscape Garden Size: Bigger is not always better, as the larger wheelbarrows and garden carts can become very heavy and difficult to handle. But greater capacity can mean fewer trips.

Topography (hills, rocks, uneven terrain ...): Garden trolleys are best handled on rough terrain, but can be driven on a slope.

The tray should feel solid and sturdy. The handle (s) should be soft, with a comfortable grip.

·         Metal: It is strong and durable, but it oxidizes. May require annual paint for protection.

·         Wood: It can take a beating, but it is not very durable and can deform.

·         Plastic: proof of time. Make sure it is a thick, high density polypropylene, preferably UV resistant.

Tire (full of air): Easy to push, but can go flat. However, they are easy to replace. Solid or full foam: they come in long size, which makes rough terrain easier to tackle.

Capacity: Capacity is usually classified as weight and cubic quantity. Keep in mind that everyone tends to exceed capacity at one time or another, so do not skimp. The carts can range from a couple of cubic feet up. A wheelbarrow with a capacity of 6 cu. Ft. It is a good tool of general use. Larger sizes will require some strength to control.

Ease of operation: The center of gravity is lower in a car, making it more stable. The trucks are touch from behind, giving more control and maneuverability. Height to load: Carts, which are lower than the ground, require less lifting. Ease of unloading: Trolleys can be tilted and unloaded. Many cars come with a removable panel for easy unloading.

Maneuverability: Wheel forks spin easily and keep stains tight, but they can lose their balance with a heavy load. The 2-wheel front forks offer a better balance. Garden trolleys should be thrown, limiting maneuverability, but multiple wheels offer stability and larger wheels can travel on hard terrain.

information by: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wheelbarrow

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