Garden tool is a term that refers to the various kinds of tools designed and produced for gardens or landscapes, and for the acts of landscaping and gardening, and these tools are also overlapping the other tools made for agriculture and horticulture. There are basically two types of garden tools, namely the hand tools and the power tools. The hand tools are the tools that can be operated by the people manually, and this tools are still being used up to this day and age. Some of the common examples of hand tools include sickle, hoe, pruning shears, grass shears, loppers, fork, axe, shovel, trowel, rake, fork, and spade. The power tools, on the other hand, can be used and operated with the use of an additional power source and mechanism, such as electric motors. Some of the most common examples of the power garden tools include mini-tractors, chainsaws, cultivators, string trimmer, irrigation sprinklers, leaf blowers, trenchers, hedge trimmers, lawn aerators, leaf sweepers, and lawn mowers.
The string trimmer, is a term that refers to the gardening tool that can also be called as line trimmer, strimmer, weed-whip, whipper-snipper, weed eater, and weed-whacker. The string trimmer is typically designed with a flexible monofilament line, a handle, and a cutting tip at the end of its long shaft. The string trimmer can be used to cut grass and some other plants, and such tool can be powered by an internal combustion engine, by a hydraulic motor, or by an electric motor. There are basically five types of line trimmers, namely the electric trimmers, the 2 in 1 trimmers, the brush cutter, the walk behind, and the gas trimmers. The other term used for the walk behind trimmers is wheeled trimmers, and these is designed to be used in the areas where vegetation is too thick and the areas are rugged. Some of the most common attachments and accessories of the string trimmers are the cultivator, trimmer line, trimmer head, hearing protectors, lubricants and fuels, harnesses, protective glasses or visors, adapters, cord, trim safe guards, maintenance kits, batteries and chargers, broom attachment, and the plastic or metal trimmer blades. There are a lot of sellers and distributors of the different kinds of attachments and accessories designed for the wheeled line trimmers, and the people who wants to find the best one who sells products in high quality can find them through the use of the internet, by visiting the nearest hardware stores in their area, or through the recommendations of their colleagues.