Battling weeds can be a nightmare, but it doesn't have to be. Knowing what tools to use in your garden is essential. Here, we take you through five different types of weeding tools and when to use each one.
Available in two sizes, the weeding cultivator is the perfect tool for prepping your soil and eliminating weeds in your garden beds. Get ready for planting with this handy must-have. Start by using the steel blade to quickly remove any surface weeds, then flip the tool over to start breaking up the soil. Click into a short or long handle for easy use when standing or kneeling in the garden.
Weed Extractors are perfect for pulling out the entire root system of deep or tap-rooted weeds. The Thistle Weed Extractor is designed with metal spikes used to rip through the ground easily. Push this tool into the ground, twist and pull out the entire root system. Similiarly, the Weeding Knife Extractor does a great job with deep rooted weeds and feautres a sturdy platform to easily push the tool into the ground using your foot. This ergonomic design is easy on the back and arms and ideal for larger weeding jobs.
Next up is the very popular, Ergo Weeder. This is the ultimate weed removal tool for those seeking effortless weeding that is easy on the whole body. With an easy to use foot plate and comfortable grip handle, this tool will quickly become your favorite. Use your foot to push the weeder into the ground, let the tool grab the weeds and pull out the entire root system.
The most pesky of all weeds are those coming up through the patio! Get into those tight cracks and spaces with these great joint weeding tools. Available with a short handle to get down on your knees and battle the weeds, or click the tools into a longer handle for a more comfortable weeding experience. With both a sharp metal blade or a strong stiff brush, these scrapers are perfect for removing moss and build-up between bricks and pavers as well as sidewalk or driveway cracks.
Weeders Built for Speed
If time is not on your side, these are the tools for you. With sharp blades, the Bow Weeder and Push-Pull Weeders are the fastest way to cut through surface weeds in your garden beds. These reliable tools will get the job done in a flash and give you more time to tackle your bigger priorities. Plus, with side arm designs, your existing plants will be protected as you weed. Attach to any length handle that best suits your body and garden.
Weeding your garden can be overwhelming, but with the right tools, it can become a fun, occasional activity. Hopefully this has helped you work out the best tool for you needs and inspired you to get outside and tackle some weeds!