Buying Guides

Our outdoor power tool buying guides let you research products and know which features matter. Additionally, we make it easy for you to shop and compare similar products. Check out our recommendations for the best landscaping tools or glance at our tool shootouts. That’s where we compare dozens of the latest and greatest battery powered chainsaws, backpack blowers, string trimmers, and battery powered lawn mowers. We also rate and provide recommendations for hot products in our landscaping tool gift guides. Practical Landscaping and Outdoor Power Tool Buying Guides Know the question we get asked the most? What tool should I buy? Whether it’s a riding mower or a cordless hedge trimmer, everyone wants to know which tool is the best. They frequently ask: Which outdoor power tool performs the best? Or they ask which cordless landscaping product has the power and runtime to match gas. We’ve assembled some tool buying guides and gift guides to make it easier to choose the right tool for your application. Look over the outdoor tool buying guides below and discover which tools have the most power, include the best features, and deliver the highest values in the industry.

Pressure Washer Nozzles and Tips – How to Use the Right One

So you’ve got your pressure washer and you’re ready to clean. Now, which pressure washer nozzle or tip should you choose to get the job done? There’s not really any secret sauce—and choosing the right tip might be easier than you think! We even include a pressure washer nozzle chart to help you understand the […]

Best Battery powered Leaf Blowers

Best Cordless Leaf Blower Reviews 2021

The battery-powered blower landscape sure has changed since we did our first head-to-head review several years ago. There are a lot more options and the performance is leaps and bounds ahead. So who makes the best cordless leaf blower in 2021? Best Cordless Leaf Blower Power Ryobi 40V HP 730 CFM Blower When it comes […]

Best Tool Gifts for Christmas 2021 Edition

It’s been a year to remember (or possibly forget), but that doesn’t mean we can’t redeem it with some outstanding gifts this holiday season. We pulled together some of our favorite tools and gear this year to give you some options for the best tool gifts for Christmas 2021! Gear and Tool Gifts for Dad […]

Best Battery Chainsaw Reviews 2021 | Best Cordless Chainsaws

Boy, did we open a can of worms when we started searching and testing to determine the best battery-powered chainsaw models across a range of applications. Not that long ago, there weren’t that many cordless chainsaws, and even fewer had good enough performance to warrant replacing gas saws. Fast forward to today and cordless chainsaws […]

Pressure Washer PSI vs GPM | What’s More Important?

When you’re shopping for a pressure washer, knowing how much power you need is key. It also determines if you can go with an electric unit or need to move up to gas power. But in the pressure washer PSI vs GPM conversation, what’s more important? Pressure Washer PSI PSI, or pounds per square inch, […]

Buying a Portable Generator: What to Look For

Whether you’re preparing for emergency power, looking to run a job site, or have recreational use in mind, there’s a lot to consider when buying a portable generator. To help you sort it out among the plethora of options out there, we’ve put together a list of things our Pro team looks for when they’re […]

Best Ladder Reviews 2021 | Step, Extension, Telescoping, and More!

Trying to recommend the best ladder is a lot like trying to choose the best car. Do you want something small or large? Is this ladder destined for the home or the job site? Have you considered the many available features present in ladders? You get the idea. To cover our bases, we lined up […]

Best Electric Pressure Washer Reviews 2021

There are SOOOOO many options on the market that it can be overwhelming to figure out what the best electric pressure washer is for you. We’re taking the guesswork out of it with a comprehensive overview of the current landscape. Whether you’re looking for the best overall, the most powerful, the best value, or you […]