6 top-rated cordless gardening tools
Speed up your outdoor chores with our top-rated cordless gardening tools
We all enjoy pottering in the garden but sometimes you just want to get a job done, cordless gardening tools cut out all the fuss of rolling out and rolling power cables alongside constantly moving them out of the way.
On top of that cordless tools enable you to get to those out of the way spots and difficult to reach areas.
Modern battery technology offers excellent power and reasonable battery life to make tackling gardening jobs a reality.
Here are the top choices from Tesco customers…
1. Black & Decker 18v Lithium Cordless Hedge Trimmer
With glowing reviews this Black & Decker model uses the best lithium battery technology to cut not only your hedges but its weight, while offering excellent run times and the power you need to get the job done.
It’s fitted with a 50cm cutting blade that’s 1.8cm wide. The battery can be removed so you can have more than one on the go.
2. Black & Decker 18v Ni-Cad Cordless Hedge Trimmer
Using ni-cad battery technology makes this set of trimmers really affordable, while retaining all the power and battery life to get your hedges and shrubs trimmed.
There’s a standard sized 50cm blade that’s 1.8cm wide. But with customer comments like “This is great, light enough to use easily, no trailing cables and lasts for ages once charged.”
You know you can’t go wrong.
3. Black & Decker GTC1843L-GB Lithium Hedge Pole Trimmer
Designed for bigger trimming jobs, this cordless hedge trimmer trimmer includes an extendible pole to reach those more inaccessible areas.
The usable length is 1.98m and it offers a reach of around 3.5m.
The pole-mount can be angled, making it easy to trim the top of a hedge from the ground.
Powered by its powerful lithium battery it can trim up to 100sqm with one charge.
Happy Tesco customers are saying “Much lighter than previous machine and with the flexible extension means no more dangerous step ladders. Completed a seven foot high 25 ft long privet with ease in less than 40 minutes.”
4. Bosch Garden Battery Operated Cordless Hedge Trimmer ISIO Edging Shear
If you’re after something a little more precise these trimmers from Bosch offer light-weight, one-handed trimming.
It uses the more powerful lithium-ion battery technology to provide 50 minutes of powerful trimming and includes an anti-stall mechanism.
Weighs just 550g.
1. Flymo Contour Cordless XT Rechargeable Electric Grass Trimmer
It’s the classic Flymo Contour grass trimmer but with a battery pack attached and is one that Tesco customers clearly love with a huge 4.6 out of 5 rating.
It provides 25 minutes of trimmng action and the swivel head enables you to easily edge your lawn without the hassle of any cables.
2. Black & Decker 18v Cordless Grass Trimmer
A low-cost cordless strimmer from reliable Black & Decker.
With a reported running time of around half an hour you can be sure this trimmer will make it around all but the biggest gardens.
This trimmer’s 2-in-1 trim and edge facility let’s you change between two handy functions at the mere press of a button.
Happy Tesco customers are saying “Having previously bought three or four other strimmers, both petrol and electric, this is by far the best I have used.”
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