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How to choose a hedge trimmer

After you finish mowing your lawn, a hedge trimmer can help give your yard a beautiful, well-groomed appearance. They are great for clipping shrubs, cutting back bushes, and pruning perennials, grasses and ground cover. Hedge trimmers are available with a host of features, so let us help you find out how to tackle the tasks you need to perform.

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Browse our assortment of electric hedge trimmers
Check out our cordless hedge trimmers

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Choose the right blade length
Check your trimmer's weight before you buy one
Thicker branches require widely spaced teeth
Find out the difference between single and double blade trimmers
Lithium-ion batteries maintain consistent power

Safety

Always wear protective clothing
Follow the recommended cutting diameter
Never remove jammed branches until trimmer is off
Choose the right extension cord for your electric hedge trimmer

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Types

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Safety