Top 7 Most Useful Gardening Tools

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If you don't have any experience as a gardener, but you have just bought a house with a garden, then you need to get information about the garden tools you have to buy. You have to know what to buy, because otherwise you will spend a lot of money on tools you won't use. They will just collect dust in your garden shed. Here are the most useful gardening tools:

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Top 7 Most Useful Gardening Tools:

Top 7 Most Useful Gardening Tools

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If you don't have any experience as a gardener, but you have just bought a house with a garden, then you need to get information about the garden tools you have to buy. You have to know what to buy, because otherwise you will spend a lot of money on tools you won't use. They will just collect dust in your garden shed. Here are the most useful gardening tools: Long handled shovel This is the most important tool. You can not take care of your garden without it. It has a curved head and a long handle. It's just perfect for digging and scooping soil.

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Spade This is a shovel which has a straight, flat head. It has usually a shorter handle, but you can also find a long handled one. A spade is your basic digging implement.Use It to make holes and to dig sandy or loamy soil. Rake Use a garden rake -short parallel metal tines - for final soil levelling and making a "tilth"- a fine soil surface for sowing/ planting into.You can use it to combine soil and remove leaves and grass in beds.

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Hoe You can use it for weeding in established beds. Cut the weeds in half. This will kill annual weeds and weaken perennial weeds. If you want to kill perennial weeds once and for all, you have to dig out their roots. It's important to know that there are two types of hoes- stirrup hoe and regular hoe. You have to judge which you're going to work easier with. Remember, it's important to buy all tools from the list. Cheap tools break faster than high quality ones. But if you can't afford expensive tools, do not bother. Cheap trowel will dig just as well as expensive one, but maybe it will break sooner. When you're well equipped, go into your garden and enjoy the contact with the ground. Hand trowel This is one of the most used tools in any garden. You need to buy a piece steel trowel.You can use it to break up earth , dig small holes, plant and weed and transfer plants to pots.

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Gloves You need gloves, because thorns and thistles can harm your hands. Kentish Town home and garden experts advise you to buy a pair which isn't too large or too small, because you won't be able to work effectively. Pruning Shears You will use your shears to prune back flowering and fruit-bearing plants to make sure you will have a healthy yield. When you choose your shears, be careful. You need to find something that feels right in your hand, otherwise you will suffer hand cramps. Sharpen your pruning shears regularly and try not to hurt yourself when you use it !

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In Conclusion.. When you have bought all the tools and read how to use them properly, you're ready to start converting your garden into a beautiful, calm place, where you can relax and isolate from the outside world. There is nothing better than enjoying the fruits of your labor.

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