Aldi Essential Electric Hedge Trimmer 2015

Aldi are selling a basic corded electric hedge trimmer under their Essentials brand from the 18th of June 2015. It looks to be the same model that which I wrote about when Aldi were selling it last year and it would be interesting to hear from anyone who bought one then how they are finding it. For those looking for…

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Nilfisk C105 6-5 PC 105 Bar Pressure Washer

I spotted the Nilfisk C105 6-5 PC 105 bar pressure washer on offer in a brochure from Maplin but on looking at their web site realised the price I had seen was out of date, this made me wonder what others were charging and so I decided to take a look. I found a very attractive price for this compact…

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Aldi Essential 32cm electric mower back for 2015

Looking back I see it is almost exactly a year ago I wrote about Aldi offering a 32cm 1000watt electric mower under their own ‘Essential’ band. Well it looks like it sold reasonably well as it is back in Aldi again from Thursday 18th  June 2015. I would love to hear from anyone who bought one last year how they…

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Mitox 25C Petrol Grass Trimmer

A local retailer who supply all things outdoor sent round a sales brochure recently in which there was a full page of Mitox petrol garden equipment including chainsaws, hedge trimmers and leaf blowers. The things that really caught my eye were the range of Mitox petrol grass trimmers including the Mitox 25C which is also available from online garden machinery…

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The Giant Garden Dumper Truck for when a wheelbarrow just won’t do

I spotted this Giant Garden Dumper Truck on the Coopers of Stortford web site, ideal for moving large loads around the garden. It runs on four 10″ pneumatic tyres and can carry up to 270kg. As well as having a padded handle allowing you to pull it around by hand the giant garden dumper can use the supplied towing hitch…

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Atco Rider 27M compact lawn rider mower.

The Atco Rider 27M compact lawn rider is a ride on lawnmower aimed at gardens up to ¾ of an acre. It comes in traditional Atco green and is powered by a Briggs & Stratton 875 Series ES engine. The Atco 27M looks visually very similar to the Mountfield 827M available from Mowdirect and comparing specifications the similarities continue. Features of the…

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Mountfield SP535HW 51cm Self Propelled Petrol Lawnmower With Honda Engine

Mountfield is a name with heritage when it comes to lawnmowers and for anyone looking for a 51cm self propelled petrol lawnmower the Mountfield SP535HW has to be worth consideration. One thing that marks out the Mountfield SP535HW is that it is fitted wit a Honda four-stroke engine The 51cm Mountfield SP535-HW should be widely available. Online stockists include John…

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AL-KO T16-92HD Edition lawn tractor

The Al-Ko T16-92HD Edition lawn tractor is a 92cm cutting width ride on mower from the German manufacturer AL-KO. Various dealers seem to be selling the Al-Ko T16-92HD at around the same price but as I write this Mowdirect are also including a free tow hitch which normally comes as an optional extra. Features of the AL-KO T16-92HD lawn tractor…

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Ryno 99cc petrol lawnmower at The Range

The Range are selling a basic low priced 40cm 99c petrol lawnmower under their own Ryno brand. This Ryno petrol lawnmower has a plastic deck like many of the low priced petrol mowers. It is a smart looking machine but is priced only slightly cheaper than its more robust looking 41cm cutting width Ryno stablemate. Features for the Ryno 99cc…

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Flymo Speedi-Mo wheeled electric lawnmower

Think Flymo and hover mowers come to mind but Flymo make more conventional wheeled lawnmowers too. One of these is the Flymo Speedi-Mo, a 32cm electric lawnmower. As I write this Wickes are selling the Flymo Speedi-Mo at under £50 making it look a very competitive buy compared to the basic own brand electric lawnmowers stocked by other retailers. Interestingly…

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