Hints & Tips
As the sweltering weather comes to an end and welcome rains start to tumble, the gardens will need some attention.
Lately it’s been too warm to do much but now’s the time, with cooler temperatures, to get to work so here are ten top garden machinery deals to get you working again.
The one areas of the garden where growth never stops are rough areas of scrub where you’d rather no-one looked and here’s a great little machine which will do a great job trimming it all back.
The Einhell GH-BC Petrol Brushcutter is sold with a special safety package with a free safety kit of and accessories, a great bargain.
The heart of the machine is a 25 cc engine with a manual fuel pump and electronic ignition so it fires up quickly no matter what the weather.
A mean metal blade with three sharp teeth will clear away thick banks of weeds and scrub like established bramble.
And it has a vibration damping system to make it comfortable to use and has chopper-style handlebars so it can be used in a sweeping motion to clear wide areas.
A shoulder harness makes it easy to use for long periods so you can clear large areas quickly.
For the lawn and path edges there is a strimming head where the line is automatically fed out just by bumping it on the ground.
This has proved to be a very popular machine as you can see from the reviews here. One customer said ‘Very good value for the price.’ ‘Awesome’, said another.
It costs £129.95 and includes a protective helmet, ear and face guards, a working gloves, a fuel mixing bottle, FREE spare line and FREE oil.
Delivery is FREE the next working day and there is a two-year warranty.
This next model is a great tool, actually it’s two in one.
The Mitox 28 SK Kawasaki Brushcutter with Hedgetrimmer Attachment relies on a 26.3cc Kasawaki engine for power – an engine often the choice of the professional gardener developing 1.03hp.
The brushcutter weighs only 6.6kg and has a loop handle at the front and has an effective vibration damping system so it can be used for long periods with its cutting head with three sharp teeth.
It also has a nylon strimming head for the lighter work around lawn edges which has a working width of 25.5cm.
The shaft is split which saves space moving it around and can accommodate the hedgetrimmer which has two 40cm blades.
The recommended price is £329 but we have it for sale for £299 including FREE next working day delivery. Plus there is a three-year domestic warranty.
If you are after a lightweight hedgetrimmer which nevertheless has plenty of power, this could be the one.
The Redback E522DQ-2Ah Cordless Hedgetrimmer has a 40V lithium-ion battery which retains its charge when not in use, unlike other batteries, and has a run time of 40 minutes.
A pair of 56cm dual reciprocating blades give a sharp neat cut without chewing the stems and the rear handle rotates so you can tackle hedge sides and odd shapes.
And it also means that left-handers find it easier to use.
The cutter is fitted with a deflector so it sweeps away the clippings as you work, but this can be removed if you prefer to work without it.
The package includes the trimmer and a charger and battery so you can buy other tools in the range without forking out for the battery and charger.
There is also a special belt to hold the battery when you are working.
New and exclusive for this year the whole package costs £169 compared with the recommended price of £286. We deliver it FREE the newt working day with a three-year warranty.
And talking ox exclusive, here’s a great self-propelled mower with a wide cut at a great price.
The MowMaster 43PD 3-in-1 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawnmower lets you discharge the clippings at the back, mulch them and collect them in the 40-litre grass box.
It has large rear wheels so it can handle rougher ground and is easy to manoeuvre and has five cutting heights adjusted by a single lever.
The cutting width is 43cm and a 123cc engine powers it along even up sloping lawns.
And when you’re finsihed, just attach a garden hose to clear out the cutting deck.
Its costs £179, £70 less than the recommended price making it an absolute bargain. “I would recommend this machine to anyone. An excellent buy” said a recent purchaser.
Delivery is FREE the next working day and there is a two-year warranty and FEE engine oil.
Here’s another exclusive mower, this one from a leading German garden machinery manufacturing company.
The Einhell GC-PM 46 S-M Self-Propelled 4-Wheeled Petrol Lawnmower has a rear wheel drive which can be disengaged when crossing paths or drives, a useful feature and has a steel cutting deck which has been powder coated to resist scratching and corrosion.
Powering it along is a 139cc Einhell engine designed to start very easily and with its 46cm cutting width it can deal with a small to medium-sized lawn with ease.
It has nine different cutting heights and a 50-litre grass box and clippings can be mulched as well by fitting the enclosed mulch kit.
Two recent customers both said it was an excellent purchase. “Great mower at a great price” said one.
It costs £199.95, a full £100 off the recommended price. We deliver it FREE the next working day after order with a two-year warranty and a FREE bottle of oil.
This mower has been a great success this summer.
Light and powerful, the Redback E142Q-2Ah Cordless Lawnmower is a great machine to use with no fumes and little noise. And of course there is not tugging on a starter cord.
It is powered by a 40V lithium-ion battery its light weight makes it very easy to move around and has five cutting heights from 25mm to 70mm. And it has a 40-litre grass box with a device to show when it’s full.It has a steel cutting deck to give it strength an rigidity.
“What a great mower, arrived very quickly, and made short work of our lawn, easy to use and light too. Very happy” is one recent owner’s comment.
Perfect for a smaller lawn it is delivered FREE the next working day with a 2Ah battery and charger and it has a three-year warranty.
New and exclusive to MowDirect for this year, it costs £249, £150 off the recommended price.
Another new and exclusive machine is the Redback E920DQ-2Ah Cordless Pole-Hedgetrimmer can reach up to 2.4 metres and is a great device for trimming tall hedge sides and tops.
This has a telescopic shaft and an adjustable handle and the cutter bar rotates through 90 degrees so you can reach hedge tops and sides easily and with little effort as it is very light, weighing only 3.5kg.
The cutter bars are 52cm long, double side and reciprocating and the balance of the machine makes it easy to use.
It costs £199 compared with the recommended price of £306 and has a three-year warranty with FREE next working day delivery.
Included in this deal are a lithium-ion battery, fast charger and a power belt to carry the battery.
The Einhell LE-PM 51S HWT Comfort-Turn Lawnmower has a front castor wheel and extra-large rear wheels which makes it a great machine if you have a lawn with obstructions like trees and ornaments or sharply-curving paths.
The mower is very easy to use when mowing round obstructions making it faster and easier to trim an oddly-shaped lawn.
It is also much easier to turn at the end of the row.
Powered by a 196cc engine it has been designed so you can collect or mulch the clippings or discharge them to the back or side.
It has a cutting width of 51cm and the grass box holds 70 litres and with a steel cutting deck it is a very solid mower.
It costs £279, an amazing £220 below the recommended price and has a two-year warranty with FREE next working day delivery and FREE engine oil.
This next one’s a classic and a best-seller, coming from a leading garden machinery manufacturer based in Italy and offering amazing value for money.
The Oleo-Mac G53-TK AllRoad Plus-4 Self-Propelled Lawn Mower is suitable for lawns around 2000m2 and has a 53cm cutting width to get the job done quickly.
It has four ways of treating the clippings – they can either be discharged to the side or back when dealing with areas of grass where appearance is not so important, or collected in the large 70-litre grass box or mulched.
It is driven by a 196cc Emak engine giving bags of power, a very efficient engine when it comes to fuel use and has cutting heights from 28mm to 75mm.
“Highly satisfied with the versatile mower”, “Takes the hard work out of mowing,”, “Best mower I have ever had” are just some of the recent comments from a long list of great reviews from previous customers.
It costs £329 compared with the recommended price of £499.95 and is delivered FREE the next working day with a bottle of oil, also FREE.
And it has a five-year warranty.
And finally for those graced with a really large lawn, we have this, the Oleo-Mac OM95-16KH Garden Tractor.
This has a cutting width of 95cm and seven cutting heights from 30mm to 90mm and a grass box which holds 310 litres.
It has been designed so that the two cutting blades create a really powerful air current under the cutting deck and this leads to more efficient collection of grass, even when it’s wet.
The dash board gives all the information you need and it is very easy to drive with hydrostatic transmission – much like an automatic gear box on a car.
It has a front bumper and a pair of headlights to keep you working when it gets dark.
And there is also a FREE garden trailer worth £199 – you’ll be surprised just how useful this will be.
Added to that, it can be delivered the following working day for a small extra sum – even on Saturday. Standard delivery is free and within two to three working days.
It is a great buy a £1999 compared with the recommended price of £3499 and it has a five-year warranty from the manufacturer.
These are just ten of the great summer deals on garden machinery to keep you little bit of the land looking good.
Our complete list of products is here and remember you can ring us during normal working hours on 03454 588905, we have years of experience in the garden machinery field and have a team of experts on hand to advise you if you’re not sure which is the right machine for you needs.
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