June 16, 2021

Tree and Forestry

While we cover lots of landscaping tools, many reviews focus on tree and forestry tools. Our tree and forestry tool reviews include chainsaw reviews and pole saw reviews. They also include log splitter reviews, stump grinder reviews, wood chipper reviews, and more. When covering these tree and forestry tools, we really focus on the three pillars of power, durability, and safety. Without any one of these three, the tools do not hold up well under intensive use. When you’re dealing with trees, you can’t afford to lose time when a tool underperforms or fails prematurely. Forestry Tool Reviews Technology is constantly changing. The introduction of cordless forestry tools is altering the way chainsaws get used above ground. New battery-powered solutions provide less noise and vibration. They even introduce more safety features for those working high above the ground—no pull start, for example. These new products may even increase your chances of winning some municipal and residential landscaping jobs.

EGO Power+ Commercial Top-Handle Chainsaw CSX3000

EGO Extends Commercial Offerings with Muscular Top-Handle Chainsaw EGO is extending their professional line and taking aim at arborists and utility tradesmen with the EGO Power+ Commercial Top-Handle Chainsaw. Joining the ranks of other well-known professional chainsaw brands offering a battery-powered top-handle chainsaw, this one has several design elements worth considering. EGO Power+ Commercial Series […]

Ryobi 40V HP Brushless 18-Inch Chainsaw Review RY40580

Ryobi 40V HP Brushless Chainsaw Moves Into New Territory With 18-Inch Bar Ryobi has been unleashed in their development of the HP brushless line and we’ve been impressed with the improvement on the OPE side. With the Ryobi 40V HP Brushless 18-Inch Chainsaw, we want to know how well it stacks up against the other […]

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Greenworks Pro 60V 18-Inch Chainsaw Review

Greenworks Steps Up Their Tree Work Game with 18-Inch Pro 60V Chainsaw Greenworks’s latest generation of 60V lawn care and landscaping tools has been excellent. We saw a big boost in performance when they upgraded the 16-inch chainsaw . Now that design has made its way into the Greenworks Pro 60V 18-Inch Chainsaw. We took […]

Hart 20V Cordless 8-inch Pole Saw Review

Hart 20V Pole Saw Conveniently Handles High-Hanging Limbs Continuing on into the hassle-free line of Hart 20V OPE tools, we have the 8-inch pole saw. Extending up to 9.5 feet, this oil-free saw seemed like the perfect solution for tackling the higher-hanging overgrowth on some of our crepe myrtles and palms around the shop. The […]

Hart 20V Cordless 8-Inch Pruning Saw Hands-On Preview

Hart Pruning Saw Tackles Light-Duty Pruning and Limbing For your lighter duty pruning work, look to the Hart 20V Pruning Saw. It joins the Hart 20V line of OPE, designed to provide compact and lightweight solutions to handling your yard work. With an 8-inch bar and chain, you can tackle the vast majority of your […]

Ryobi 18V ONE+ HP Brushless 10-inch Chainsaw P2520

Ryobi Boosts Power on 18V HP Chainsaw The newest Ryobi ONE+ HP power tools have, so far, been living up to their High-Performance name. While the lineup made its debut in 2020, we’re seeing it expand this year with a ton of additional tools scheduled to release over the coming months. The Ryobi P2520 18V […]

Makita 36V Pole Saws | XAU01 and XAU02

Makita Pole Saws Offer Faster Cutting Speeds for Pros Makita has had a pole saw in the 36V OPE lineup for a while now, but it has been an attachment option for the Makita Couple Shaft system prior to now. The XAU01 and XAU02 Makita 36V Pole Saws operate on the 18V X2 platform to […]

Echo Chipper Shredder Lineup

Echo Unleashes 3 Chipper Shredder Models To Suit Your Needs It never hurts to have a good wood chipper at your disposal, and now Echo has released 3 models to handle your chipping and shredding needs. Each can take branches up to 3 inches in diameter and reduce them down to fine chips for composting, […]