Hints & Tips
Lawns and grassy areas are still growing healthily and need trimming and believe it or not now is the best time of year to buy a new lawnmower.
We have ten top end of season deals on machines from world-leading manufacturers – remember, you’ll be trimming grass for a week of two yet as no really harsh weather seems to be in the offing.
First are three mowers on special offer from one of Britain’s favourite brands – Mountfield.
First is their Mountfield HP183 Petrol Rotary Hand-Propelled Lawnmower, on special offer, a tough little machine with a 148cc Briggs & Stratton engine and with a cutting width of 45 cm, suitable for lawns up to 1600m2.
It starts easily and has a 55 litre grass box. The larger rear wheels make it easy to steer around borders and garden furniture.
Cutting heights are from 20mm to 70mm.
It costs £199, £100 off the recommended price and is delivered free the n ext working day with a mulch plug worth £20.
There is a two year warranty.
The Mountfield SP180 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawn Mower, exclusive to us and on special offer, has a 125cc Briggs & Stratton engine and is suitable for a medium sized lawn.
With cutting heights from 20mm to 70mm it can handle rougher areas as well as smooth lawns and it has a 55 litre grass box. And it has a tough steel cutting deck.
It costs £249, £100 off the recommended price and has a two year warranty with free delivery the next working day.
And the third one from this company is the Mountfield SP533 Self-propelled Petrol Lawn Mower, on special offer. And with its wider 51cm cutting deck it is suitable for lawns up to 2500m2.
Powered by a 160cc engine it has a 60 litre grass box and cutting heights from 25mm to 90mm.
The cutting deck on this mower is powder coated to give it a longer working life.
It costs just £319, £130 off the recommended retail price and has a three year warranty. We deliver it free the next working day.
Now three great machines from a leading Italian manufacturer whose mowers are market leaders in Italy and they are exclusive to us in this country.
The Oleo-Mac G48-TK Petrol Self-Propelled Lawn Mower has a reliable engine from Emak, 140cc and easy to start.
The cutting width is 46cm – 18in – and it has a 60 litre grass box.
Cutting heights are from 28mm to 75mm and it is an ideal mower for a small to medium-sized lawn.
It costs just £219.95, a full £100 off the recommended price and you can buy a mulch plug for an extra £20 if you prefer to deal with the clippings this way.
We deliver it free the next working day and it has a five year warranty.
This next one, the Oleo-Mac G53-TK Petrol Self-Propelled Lawn Mower is the bigger brother with both a wider cutting width and bigger engine.
The Emak engine is 159cc and with its 51cm cutting width is ideal for lawns around 1500m2.
Cutting heights are from 28mm to 75mm adjusted with a single lever and the steel cutting has a powder-coated finish to resist corrosion and give it a longer working life.
This one has £150 off the list price as it costs £239.95.It also has a five year warranty and free next working day delivery.
Again you can buy a mulch plug for £20 but don’t use it until the lawns are much drier.
And the final one from this Italian company is the Oleo-Mac G53-TK AllRoad Plus-4 Self-Propelled Lawn Mower.
Fitted with a massive 196cc engine it is designed for larger areas where there are all sorts of grass which need keeping in check.
Again cutting heights are from 28mm to 75mm and the cutting width is 51cm.
This really versatile mower costs £299.95, a full £200 off the maker’s recommended price and it has a five year warranty and free next working day delivery.
Now two from a leading garden machinery company from the USA.
The MTD 46BS Self-Propelled Petrol Lawnmower is on exclusive special offer and a great little machine for small lawns.
A Briggs & Stratton 125cc engine gives the power and is easy to start and very mean on fuel while being easy to start.
It has been designed to be easy to start and is quiet when running.
Cutting heights are from a very low 20mm up to 90mm with six settings. The cutting width is 46cm and the grass box holds 70 litres. This is an ideal mower for areas up to around 1000m2.
It costs £199, £70 off the recommended price and has a two year warranty and free next working day delivery.
This one too has a big brother, the MTD 53BS Self-Propelled Petrol Lawnmower another on exclusive special offer.
The 150cc Briggs & Stratton engine starts very easily and is designed to give years of service while limiting noise and vibration levels.
The cutting width is 53cm making it suitable for areas up to 1500m2 and there are six pre-set cutting heights from 20mm to 90mm.
This one has a huge grass box which holds 80 litres.
It costs £249, £120 off the recommended retail price and it is delivered free the next working day with a two year warranty.
Now one from a long-established German company, the Einhell RG-PM 51/1S 4-in-1 Hi-wheel Self-Propelled Petrol Lawnmower.
This has been a best-seller all season with its 190cc Briggs & Stratton engine and a 51cm cutting making it a great machine for lawns up to 2000m2.
This one has four ways of dealing with the clippings, either discharging to the side or rear, mulching and returning them to the lawn where the rot away or collecting them in the grass box.
This box has an indicator to show when it is full.
High wheels make it easy to handle especially on rougher areas. Cutting heights are from 30mm to 75mm.
Also, with this mower you receive a free 10-litre jerry can worth £24.95.
It costs £299.95, £230 off the recommended retail price. It has a two year warranty and we deliver it free the next working day.
And finally a British mower which has been a favourite for years.
The Hayter Spirit 41 Petrol Autodrive Rear Roller Lawnmower (Code: 619) has a 41cm cutting width and with its rear roller will leave a beautiful striped finish.
It is based on an aluminium cutting deck to resist corrosion and will cut right down to 13mm for a really tight finish. The deck is also lined as a further way of prolonging its working life.
The mower also has a front fin to smooth the lawn before it is trimmed further enhancing the overall appearance.
It is fitted with a Briggs & Stratton 125cc engine and comes with a 55 litre grass box.
It costs £365, over £90 off the recommended price and it has a three year warranty. Delivery is free.
Remember to keep trimming the lawn when it is mild as not only will it keep its neat appearance through the winter but it will be better equipped to grow vigorously when Spring arrives next year,
And keep an eye on our site for other great offers on a range of gardening machinery coming soon.