What Has Happened to Tacklife on Amazon?

What has happened to Tacklife on Amazon

Some weeks ago I received a query from a reader asking where he could purchase TackLife Garden Shredders. At first glance his question was perplexing – The Garden Shredder Review is basically an Amazon review site. Of course you can buy on Amazon. The question was doubly troubling as, as you probably know, we were/are […]

The Handy Impact Shredder Review

The Handy Impact Shredder Review

The Handy Impact Shredder Review The Handy Impact Shredder is a mid range rotary impact shredder from The Handy. The Handy sell 2 impact shredders, this one, The Handy THISWB, looks very much like a more expensive Quiet Shredder. I think that the Handy Impact Shredder is the only Electric Garden Shredder that I have […]

Dirty Pro Tools 2500W Garden Shredder

Dirty Pro Tools 2500W Garden Shredder

Dirty Pro Tools – 2500 Garden Shredder To give it’s full name, the “Dirty Pro Tools™ Garden Shredder 40mm Cutting Width Electric 2500W 4050 RPM Blade” is the latest impact garden shredder offering from Dirty Pro Tools There is a lot of information packed into that description.  In this review we will look to see […]

Top Petrol Garden Shredder Chippers

Heavy duty commercial tree/bush shredder

In this review of some of the Top Petrol Garden Shredder Chippers, we are going to look at: Petrol vs Electric Garden Shredders Reasons for buying a petrol garden shredder Top Petrol Shredders for a range of gardens Petrol Garden Shredders in This Review For this review we have chosen the 4 garden shredders in […]

Ryobi RSH3045U 3000W Silent Impact Shredder Review

Ryobi RSH3045U 3000W Silent Impact Shredder Review

Update for 2022: The Ryobi RSH3045U is the Garden Shredder Review’s Quiet Garden Shredder of the Year for 2022. The Ryobi RSH3045U 3000W Silent Impact Shredder is the most powerful, electric garden shredder we have ever reviewed.  With a 3000W motor its power rating is beginning to rival some of the smaller petrol shredders (3000W […]

Buying a Petrol Garden Shredder

Buying a petrol shredder - time to upgrade

For many years the Garden Shredder Review has concentrated on Electric Garden Shredders. That has worked great, but it is becoming increasingly clear that more people are interested in the flexibility and power offered by petrol powered shredders. When buying a petrol garden shredder there are a few things to look out for. This post […]

Are Garden Shredders Worth It?

Are Garden Shredders Worth it - picture of woman using a shredder

Deciding “if an electric garden shredder is worth it” is very easy. If you have a garden with hedges, a few bushes, and a few ornamental trees then a garden shredder is definitely “worth it”. You are going to see the value in: Reduced trips to the tip Less damage to your car from prickly, […]

Which are the Best Secateurs?

Which are the Best Secateurs? 1

Secateurs are small garden pruning shears intended for use with one hand. Discover which are the best secateurs for you and you will have a vital garden tool you are likely to use almost every day. The word secateurs is from the french – see video below for pronunciation guide. In this post we are […]

What Are The Best Tree Loppers?

2 bypass lopper cutters. Trying to answer - What Are The Best Tree Loppers

Tree Loppers are a great tool for cutting and preparing branches prior to feeding them to your garden shredder. If you know what are the best tree loppers, you will have a tool that will last you for years. Just as with many other garden tools, choosing tree loppers is not as easy as it […]

Anvil Vs ByPass Secateurs and Loppers – Why you Should Care

2 bypass cut loppers with 2 anvil cut secateurs. Anvil Vs ByPass Secateurs and Loppers – Why you Should Care

This is a short post that about the relative merits of Anvil vs Bypass Secateurs and Loppers – and why you should care. It turns out that Anvil and Bypass cutters are designed to fulfill specific, different gardening requirements. If you are in the market for either new secateurs (hand pruners to our American friends) […]