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banning the weed!

Advantages: well made tool, easy to use
Disadvantages: none really

I enjoy working in my garden and am slowly getting a good set of tools together. I have quite a large patio area and find it hard work to keep in looking good and weed free. Until this summer I had a cheap patio weeder bought from Tesco for around a few ...

anwar 17.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Draper Expert Stainless Steel Patio Weeder

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Life On The Edge

Advantages: Makes for lighter work
Disadvantages: None at all

I have had to give in and buy a pair of long handled edging shears, for as long as I can remember I have always knelt down to trim the edges of my lawn but lately I have found that the constant pressure on my knees and back means that I am taking more tha ...

Sarahjh1 14.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Wilkinson Sword Long Handled Edging Shear 421770

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Cheers, Shears!

Advantages: Excellent material strength, sharp blades that will last!
Disadvantages: Plastic grips can become slippery, can't cut any thicker than 5cm well.

...After the mild success I received from my Wilkinson trowel and a few other bits and bobs I've sampled from the company in recent times, it has come to my attention that I have failed to review another Wilkinson product I own, the 'Lawn Shear 421770', whic ...

bilbobaginz123 29.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Wilkinson Sword Long Handled Edging Shear 421770

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Who ever thought Jackson's spear could trim you edges..??

Advantages: Easy to use, well made, good price and long lasting
Disadvantages: not adjustable handles

It’s that time of year again, warmer weather upon us, the odd dry day amongst the many wet ones, the bees buzzing around your ears, the wasps stinging you in the rear… and the awful time when you realise that your garden is starting to resemble a sc ...

blissman70 04.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Edging Shears

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Spear and Jackson Razorsharp Anvil Loppers...

Advantages: Very well designed, excellent quality, sharp blades make the job quite easy
Disadvantages: None from me

Having recently had a great run of good weather, it has been lovely to get out and about in the garden and get some gardening done. Having lived at our current home for just over 4 years now, we have recently noticed how much the garden and the shrubs hav ...

MEL0611 25.06.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Anvil Loppers

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