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The Best Privet for Hedges

For most people, privet has a bad reputation. This is certainly understandable. Like with any shrub, some varieties are better suited to our gardens than others. In the case of privet, the bad varieties give the whole species a bad reputation. It is therefore important to learn which variety of privet is … Read more

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How to Trim a Hedge

If you have hedges in your yard, you probably enjoy the appearance of a formal-looking cut hedge with clean lines and a boxy effect. Luckily, that traditional look is easy to achieve without any professional experience or help. The most important thing to remember before you start is that how you prepare … Read more

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How to Sharpen a Hedge Trimmer

The blades of a hedge trimmer should be sharpened approximately once after every 50 hours of use to maintain a decent quality of performance. To make sure your hedge trimmer stays performing well, you should keep up with sharpening and not wait until your blades are in too poor of condition to … Read more

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Best Hedge Trimmer for Women

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Best Hedge Trimmer for Small Garden

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Best Hedge Trimmer for Tall Hedges

Many of us know that few things in life are more wonderful than the outdoors. There is just something about the air on a sunny summer day with a breeze, a cool spring morning, or a crisp and clear fall day. Even those nice days of winter can be enjoyable. We also … Read more

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How To Use A Hedge Trimmer – Quick Guide

If you’re new to cutting hedges, it’s important that you learn how to use a hedge trimmer before getting down to the job. While they are relatively simple to use, they can also be dangerous if used incorrectly. Luckily, articles like this one exist to help give you some starting pointers so … Read more

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What Power Source For Your Hedge Trimmer?

There are so many decisions that need to be made when it comes time to shop for a hedge trimmer, the first of which being what you want the source of power on that trimmer to be. There are three different options as far as that decision goes, and they include gas-powered … Read more

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Manual or Electric Garden Shears; which is better?

When taking care of your lawn, it’s not always clear which tool is going to be best for the job. This is particularly true when shopping for shears. How do you know which kind of shear is going to work best for your hedge at the end of the driveway? You could … Read more

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Remington Hedge Trimmers – History and Popular Models Now

Remington is a well-known outdoor power tool company that manufactures chainsaws, string trimmers, pole saws, lawn mowers, cultivators, and hedge trimmers. The Remington hedge trimmers have a very unique design. They all have blades that are covered in titanium to help make them stronger. Most models also have rotating handles that allow … Read more