Sharpening secateurs

Alan Titchmarsh offers advice on sharpening secateurs, in this No Fuss video guide.

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In this No Fuss video guide, Alan Titchmarsh highlights the importance of maintaining your secateurs properly by oiling and sharpening them every few weeks.

He shows how to clean your tools first, then sharpen them using a sharpening stone. He also demonstrates how to take secateurs apart in order to replace the blade.