TackLife PWS01A Review

Tacklife PWS01A promotional picture. Young woman feeding cuttings into the shredder

LSRL PWS01A (Previously The Tacklife PWS01A) Quiet Garden Shredder Review – Update Oct 2021 Updated for 2021 – we received a question asking where the tacklife garden shredders could be bought in the UK. As we are an Amazon review site we were slightly thrown by the question. Of course you can buy the Tacklife […]

Rapid Composting: The Perfect Partner to Your Garden Shredder

Cupped hands full of home made compost

Rapid composting is a process of producing compost in 2-3 weeks.  Also known as ‘hot composting’, it is the perfect partner to make best use of your Garden Shredder Shreddings. For a complete guide to composting try this great kindle book Traditional, Cold Composting For most of us, making compost has traditionally been a process […]

Where to Buy a Garden Shredder

Women feeding spruce into garden shredder

Where to Buy a Garden Shredder: Homebase|B&Q|Argos|Screwfix|Aldi At the Garden Shredder Review we believe that Amazon is a great place to buy a garden shredder.  It’s worth considering the other major retailers such as: Homebase, B&Q, Argos, Screwfix and more.  It’s also worth visting your local specialist garden centres – particularly if you want to […]

How to Use a Garden Shredder

Tried and Trusted - Bosch AXT 2200HP. The predecessor to the AXT 25D

Learning how to use a garden shredder effectively is the key to good shredding performance, longer shredder life and low maintenance costs.  Using a shredder is very easy.  Unfortunately, this means they are also easy to abuse. The Garden Shredder User’s Charter I love my garden shredder.  It produces enough organic mulch to help prevent […]

Garden Shredder Hire

Pile of logs and cuttings for shredding

Garden Shredder Hire Can Be a Viable Alternative to Buying Here, on the Garden Shredder Review, we are dedicated to helping people buy ‘a garden shredder that is right for your and your garden’.  As the question about Garden Shredder Hire comes up so often we decided to do a bit of research.  The answers […]

What is the Difference Between a Chipper and a Shredder?

Chipper and Shredder on two identical signs. What is the difference?

At the Garden Shredder Review, we are often asked, “What is the difference between a Chipper and a Shredder”.  The answer might surprise you. Garden Chippers and Shredders are the same thing.  In the US the term Chipper is more common though Shredder is also used.  In the UK the name Shredder is more common. […]

Best Quiet Garden Shredder

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The 5 Best Quiet Garden Shredders Welcome to our roundup review of the Five Best Quiet Garden Shredders you can buy right now. Quiet shredders, often falsely called silent shredders, are designed to dispose of predominantly woody branches and clippings. As such, they fill a different niche to their noisier brethren – impact or rotary […]

The Best Impact Garden Shredders 2021

Man in garden thinking of buyinng and impact garden shredder

In the early days of this site we always had a ‘Best 5 Impact Garden Shredders’ page.  The number might vary – but we always tried to provide a comparison. For a while we stopped updating this page.  It seemed that the machines offered by most manufacturers were just not good enough.  Instead, we just […]

How Turbine Cut Garden Shredders Work

Aircraft Turbine Engine

Everything You Should Know About How Turbine Cut Garden Shredders Work Turbine Cut Garden Shredders are Bosch’s answer to efficiently dealing with both woody and soft garden cuttings. The Bosch AXT 25TC is Bosch’s flagship electric garden shredder.  It uses a ‘turbine cutting’ system that is meant to be equally at home shredding soft stemmed, […]

How Quiet Garden Shredders Work

Bosch-AXT-25D - Best Quiet Garden Shredder

Everything You Should Know Before Buying a Quiet Garden Shredder Knowing how Quiet Garden Shredders work is a useful part of helping you chose the shredder that is right for you.  There is a perception that machines that rotate speeds as low as 40 RPM cannot be as good as the impact shredders that rotate […]