Category Archives for Pruning & Cutting


Best Splitting Maul 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

For you to be able to split large logs of wood into smaller usable ones, you need a splitting maul. Even though you can use an axe, splitting mauls are known to be heavier with a wider head. This makes splitting wood easier and faster.

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Best Benchtop Jointer 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

Are you someone who likes to craft jewelry boxes and other square sided custom items out of wood? If yes then you can really benefit from having the best benchtop jointer in your workshop.

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Best Bow Saw 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

It’s no secret that many people love owning chainsaws. They certainly do make quick work of taking down medium to large size trees. The only problem with chainsaws is they are not designed to be used on smaller sized wood cutting projects such as pruning trees and getting rid of young trees. This is when owning a good bow saw comes in very handy.

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Best Kukri Knives 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

Most outdoorsmen have a machete or other blade of choice. However, not all are familiar with the fierce Nepalese kukri. This unique blade has been honed over generations of use in battle and in everyday life. Its angled blade and curved design combine the accuracy of a knife with the performance of a hatchet.

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Best Chainsaw Sharpener 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

As a chainsaw owner, or even an arborist, you must be aware of the fact that the chain of a chainsaw has to be kept quite sharp so that the equipment functions properly. If the said chain is not kept sharpened, then the bar assembly and the chain can overheat which reduces the life of your chainsaw.

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Best Log Splitter 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

Whether you’re stocking up for fuel or requiring it for a project, chopping wood down to size, in order to use it with ease is back breaking work. Luckily, one no longer has to resort to splitting wood using only an axe; wood splitters are now available that make the work easier and faster.

If you’re looking for the best log splitter to add to your backyard, you need to consider the following.

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Best Pole Saw 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

Gardening requires an arsenal of landscaping tools. One of the most popular is the pole saw, which is a lightweight chainsaw on an extendable pole. Traditional chainsaws are heavy and require two hands to operate. But pole saws are lighter and easier to use. They make it simple and safe to prune at a distance.

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Best Pruning Saw 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

Pruning trees and shrubs is one of the most frequently misunderstood aspects of gardening. Questions abound… How much should I prune? Which branches should I prune? Should I paint over my cuts? Should I apply a commercial sealant?

And there is a lot of misinformation out there.

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Best Chipper Shredder 2018 – Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

If you’re shopping for the best chipper/shredder, chances are you’ve had an experience like this. You walk outside in the morning with a fresh cup of hot coffee and you find a big dead tree branch laying across your lawn. Or worse, your garden.

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