Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Essential Gardening Tools and Equipment


An attractive and flourished garden depends on the gardener's hardwok, creativity, proper gardening technique, and choosing right gardening tools and equipment.  Either you have a large or small scale garden, choosing your tools is important to fully enjoy and complete gardening tasks. 

 
Image by Steenbergs via Flickr

There are a lot of gardening tools and equipment being used in the garden depending on the requirements, here is a short list of  them :
  • Chainsaws
  • Cultivators
  • Garden fork and handfork
  • Garden spade
  • Garden and/or spring-tine rake
  • Hosepipe and sprinkler
  • Lawnmower
  • Lawn-edging shears
  • Planting Dibber
  • Patio Knife
  • Secateurs
  • Sprayer
  • Trowel
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Watering can
  • Weed grubber
  • Weed n’Hoe

Online sources for gardening tools and equipment:
When purchasing for the tools, price and quality should be considered.  It will depend on the budget and your preference, low priced tools  comes with low quality while those with high end prices goes with quality.  Quality tools usually last for years but for the low-prices when they wear out you have to dispose them right away.  Moreover, convenience is another key when choosing the right tools. There are certain tools such as forks, spades, and shears which comes in different sizes and weights.  The type of tool should fit to your height and strength for you to easily carry it.

Find what exactly what you need from these stores:

Justoffbase.co.uk    Find branded gardening tools and equipment here.

crocus.co.uk  Aside from tools and equipment, find variety of items to choose from for your gardening needs such as cold frames, greenhouses, composting materials, pots, plant protection tools, and many others.


homebase.co.uk    Wide range of gardening tools.