Cordless mowers – Buyer’s Guide

Choose the best cordless mower for your garden, with the help of our video guide.

With so many options available, choosing the best cordless lawn mower for your garden can be a confusing business.

In this video Buyer’s Guide, we run through all the points you need to consider.

We explain the benefits of cordless mowers in comparison with petrol and cabled electric models. Then we look at pricing for entry level, medium-range and premium models.

Other topics covered include size of machine, cutting width, voltage and battery power.

Plus, we take you through safe usage of your cordless mower, from charging, set up of handles and cutting height and grass ejection/collection.

Finally, we look at cleaning and storage of the mower.

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Watch now, for all you need to know about buying a cordless lawn mower.

Brands featured in this video: Al-Ko, Allett, Bosch, Cobra, EGO, Einhell, G-Tech, Greenworks, John Deere, Makita, Mountfield, Stiga, Viking and Wolf Garten.

Many thanks to Sue Fisher and Harper Adams University for their help in making this video.

Find out which of the cordless lawn mowers featured in this video came out top in our On Test feature, in the March 2018 issue of BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine, on sale Thursday 22 February.