Hedge trimmers – Buyer’s Guide

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

In this video Buyer’s Guide we explain all you need to know when buying a hedgetrimmer.

First, we outline the three types of trimmer (petrol, mains powered and cordless), looking at the pros and cons of each.

We then offer tips on choosing the right size of trimmer for your hedges, considering blade size, ease of handling and battery capacity.

Next, we run through safe operation of both petrol and cordless hedgetrimmers.

The guide wraps up with a quick look at the care and maintenance routine for your machine.

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Watch now, for expert advice on buying the best hedgetrimmer for your needs.

Many thanks to Sue Fisher for her help in making this video. Thanks also to Steven Smith and Jamie Cryer at Sparsholt College for their generous assistance.

Brands featured in this video: Bosch, Cobra, EGO, Einhell, Greenworks, Honda, Husqvarna, Makita, Mitox, Mountfield, Ryobi, Stanley, Stiga, Stihl and Webb.