Garden tool is a term that refers to the various kinds of tools designed and produced for gardens or landscapes, and for the acts of landscaping and gardening, and these tools are also overlapping the other tools made for agriculture and horticulture. There are basically two types of garden tools, namely the hand tools and the power tools. The hand tools are the tools that can be operated by the people manually, and this tools are still being used up to this day and age. Some of the most popular hand tools used for gardening include spade, sickle, hoe, pruning shears, grass shears, loppers, fork, axe, shovel, trowel, rake, and fork. The power tools, on the other hand, can be used and operated with the use of an additional power source and mechanism, such as electric motors. The most popular examples of the power tools used for gardening include leaf sweepers, the lawn mower, mini-tractors, chainsaws, cultivators, string trimmer, irrigation sprinklers, leaf blowers, trenchers, hedge trimmers, and lawn aerators.
One of the most popular power tools, in this day and age, is the string trimmer, and such tool can also be called as strimmer, weed-whip, whipper-snipper, weed eater, weed-whacker, and line trimmer. The most common designs of the string trimmer or line trimmer include a cutting tip at the end of its long shaft with a handle, and a flexible monofilament line. The string trimmer may be operated or powered with an electric motor, an internal combustion engine, or a hydraulic motor, and such tool is typically used to cut grass and some other types of plants. There are basically five types of line trimmers, namely the electric trimmers, the 2 in 1 trimmers, the brush cutter, the walk behind, and the gas trimmers. The other term used for the walk behind trimmers is wheeled trimmers, and these is designed to be used in the areas where vegetation is too thick and the areas are rugged. Some of the most common attachments and accessories of the string trimmers are the cultivator, trimmer line, trimmer head, hearing protectors, lubricants and fuels, harnesses, protective glasses or visors, adapters, cord, trim safe guards, maintenance kits, batteries and chargers, broom attachment, and the plastic or metal trimmer blades. Most of the hardware stores are selling the various kinds of attachments and accessories designed for the wheeled line trimmers, but in this day and age, most of them have their very own website which is more convenient for their possible clients or customer; and that is because their website contains the important details and information about them and their services, such as their contact numbers, their address, the list of their products or their catalogues, and the option to purchase their products online.