If you live in a small-ish home, the Black and Decker 3-in-1 String Trimmer/Edger & Lawn Mower may be all you need to manicure your petite garden perfectly. A detachable chassis keeps cuts as level as a mower’s, and there are both plug-in and cordless models available.
From one of the most trusted names in tools, the Craftsman WeedWacker Straight Shaft Gas Powered String Trimmer and Brushcutter is driven by a 25cc 2-cycle engine, and has a three-step starting process that’s claimed to be relatively easy. Its handle can be set in multiple positions to avoid fatigue during large jobs.
The Husqvarna 324L Cutting Path Gas String Trimmer is a beast of a machine that’s well worthy of its manufacturer’s pedigree. It comes with a 4-stroke engine that doesn’t require the tedious mixing of fuel with oil and delivers top-of-the-line power with minimal vibrations.
Frequently considered one of the easiest and most comfortable to use, the Worx GT 3.0 String Trimmer with Battery and Charger sports an innovative spool system that feeds line at the touch of a button, as well as a telescoping shaft and selectable handle positions for ergonomic postioning.
One of the most helpful aspects of the Worx WG162 Cordless String Trimmer / Edger, Battery and Charger is its two wheels built into the head, which make it particularly easy to create a clean edge along walkways and beds. With 20 volts of power, it’s ideal for small to medium-sized lawns.
The Ego Power+ Cordless Brushless String Trimmer features a variable-speed trigger for precise control of its powerful, highly efficient, brushless motor. Its 56-volt battery uses arc-lithium technology to extend each charge, so you can tackle large swaths of land without running out of juice.