在美国买了房子, 免不了做院子的苦差事. 虽然说是锻炼身体吧, 但经常去修剪花草啥的, 有时候会觉得很烦, 也很耽误时间. 俗话说的好, 工欲善其事, 必先利其器. 如果用手工的大剪刀修剪的话, 有的灌木的主干就有两指粗, 都绞不动的. 所以说, 省事又省劲的办法就是买把电动的锯子. 以下是笔者根据网上网友的推荐搜集的一些好用的电动锯子(Electric Chain Saw/trimmer).
Sun Joe SWJ701E 18-Inch 14 Amp Electric Chain Saw
这个电锯12英寸小的 只要60几刀， 18英寸的79刀， 不过是要插电线的。
Black & Decker CCS818 18v Cordless
$89.99 (原价$99.99) 这个是 cordless 的。
Black & Decker NHT518 18v Cordless Electric Hedge Trimmer
, $102.27 (原价$159.45)
有时候做点小活, 可以买个专门的剪树刀(bypass lopper)凑合一下也行, 电锯太沉不适合干这种小活. 大剪刀比如说这个:
Fiskars 9154 PowerGear 32-Inch Bypass Lopper
$32.90 (原价 $45.99)
Suncast SSW1200 Mocha Resin Wicker 22-Gallon Storage Seat 这个1200 的是深色的， 比较经脏， review也是极好极好的。
如果发现蚂蚁已经进屋， 尤其是在厨房里发现有蚂蚁的话，一定要赶紧杀除， 否则会召来一堆的。 TERRO Ant Killer Liquid Ant Baits 这个是可以 indoor 用的杀蚂蚁的bait, 可以放在水池下面， 冰箱下面， 和炉子下面。 效果是非常的好的。No drips, spills or mess; for indoor and outdoor use. Place baits near ant trails or where ants are numerous。
The X7 Hatchet is ideal for chopping kindling and small- to medium-sized logs and combines perfected weight distribution, advanced blade geometry, an ultra-sharp edge and virtually unbreakable design to maximize your performance.
Holds 125 ft. of 5/8-inch garden hose.
All cast aluminum. Won’t rust.
Durable powder coat finish.
Mounting hardware not included.
Color: Antique Patina finish.
With this Snowblaster, you’ll be able to clear a path through the snowfall up to 18 inches wide and 10 inches deep; it picks up snow and blasts it up to 20 feet away in the direction of your choice. Plus, it comes backed by a 2-year warranty!
This Raised Garden is easily put together using a screwdriver and the bottom is left open to set on the ground. Consider grabbing a second kit as they are easy to stack and are also great for a balcony garden if you have limited space.
This deck box is great for stashing seat cushions, grilling equipment, firewood, lawn supplies, swimming pool accessories or other valuables as it keeps the contents dry even after rainfall and snowfall.
This hose can be used for hot or cold water and stays flexible in all weather conditions.
These trimmers make shaping and pruning plants easy and they have been tested and proven to make life easier for those with arthritis due to the secure and comfortable grip!
This highly rated steel-frame cart has a 600-pound weight capacity, a padded handle to make pulling heavy loads easy and a quick-release dump feature so you can unload quickly.
This bag is perfect for cleaning up pulled weeds or grass clippings, picking up toys or gathering laundry – it folds down to just 3.5 inches for space-saving storage and the internal spring pops it up when you’re ready to use it. It also features a durable, tear and mildew-resistant design and has a lifetime warranty.
This sturdy utility cart can hold up to 800 pounds and has removable sides so you can haul items larger than 38″ x 21″ base. The convertible handle can even be hooked up to a lawn tractor or ATV.
This garden hose is made of stainless steel so it won’t rust, crack or kink. It’s also UV resistant and weather-proof, so it won’t dry out and it stays cool to the touch. Plus, it weighs only 6 lbs – so it’s easy to move around your yard!
Hedge Trimmer Features:
Powerful 3.8-amp motor
20-inch dual-action blade for up to 40-percent less vibration than single action blades
Pre-hardened, rust-resistant hardened steel blades stay sharp longer
Lightweight, compact design is easy to use with less fatigue
Full wrap-around front handle
Mr. Stacky 5-Tier Planter – Stone, Only $28.23 shipped
Use the planters indoors our outside to easily grow food safe herbs, berries, flowers and more with room for over 20 different plants. And each planter features a patented flow through design to save space and water while helping your plants grow more efficiently!
This tool functions as a blower, vacuum and mulcher all in one! It can also grind up to 16 bags of mulch down to one! Perfect for anyone that needs to tackle yard work!
This Garden Bed requires no tools for assembly and a full garden set up takes less than an hour! It features a UV-protected simulated wood design which is weather-resistant and won’t rot, crack or peel. You can even stack the walls of two Garden Beds together to accommodate larger plants OR use it as a sandbox for your kiddos if gardening isn’t your forte.
Sun Joe 10″ 8-Amp Multi-Angle Telescopic Electric Pole Chain Saw, Only $54.74 shipped (regularly $99.99) – lowest price
This system comes in a weather-resistant case allowing you to mount your timer indoors or outdoors without risk of weather damage and a locking cabinet keeps your timer safe from harm.
Other Product Features:
Program your timer on the app, at the timer, or let the software create a program for you
Provides watering based on site conditions
Utilize the swing panel for easy access to the angled wiring terminals
Integrate your B-hyve timer with use of Catch Cups
Works with Amazon Alexa for voice control
This highly rated chainsaw features a 40V Max Lithium battery than can stay charged up to 18 months and has a an easy to adjust chain for optimal cutting performance. The auto oiling system keeps the chain lubricated constantly so no priming is necessary.
Roundup Weed and Grass Killer Super Concentrate 1/2-Gallon for just $32.65 shipped (regularly $64.38) when you clip the 15% off coupon.
This pressure washer sprays water at 1500 PST for 1.2GPM to blast through tough dirt and grime. It can be used vertically and horizontally for greater stability during use. The 20ft high pressure hose gives you greater reach, while the 35ft power cord gives you added portability.
This garden hose is great for watering your yard or garden and has a leak free design. It is all weather flexible to 45 degrees and has a seven year warranty!
This plant food is fortified with 11 essential nutrients and works with virtually all plant varieties in all growing conditions and it feeds plants up to 6 full months!
This tiller features a 12-amp motor that can easily slice through soil to ensure maximum aeration and it comes with a full two-year warranty.
This cart comes fully assembled and holds up to 175 feet of standard 5/8 in. hose. Plus, the built in wheels allow you to easily move around your yard or garden. Leader hose included, garden hose sold separately
Orbit 57946 B-hyve Smart Indoor/Outdoor 6-Station WiFi Sprinkler System Controller 可以定时操控6个喷水口的花园浇水系统，打折后 Only $68.20 shipped (reg. $98.78)。 可以操控 12个喷水口的 WiFi Sprinkler System Controller， 打折后 Only $82.40 shipped (reg. $119)。
This hand-held spreader can be used to seed your lawn, spread granular fertilizer, or even as a way to spread salt in the winter. It is battery powered and will broadcast spread up to 5-feet.
Make clean cuts on stems with these floral and garden pruning shears that feature a non-slip grip for easy use. The low-friction coating helps the blade glide through wood and prevents it from gumming up with sap and debris to help resist rust. There’s even a stem stripper that easily removes thorns.
This pole chain saw can reach up to 15 feet overhead, making it easy to tackle those hard to reach branches! It also has a 10″ Oregon bar and chain with an auto-oiler, that can cut limbs up to 9.5″ thick. This item also has an electric motor that starts with the push of a button – no gas, fumes or tune-ups.
This Sun Joe Brushless Induction Electric Pressure Washer for just $159.59 shipped (regularly $244.99)!
This pressure washer is designed to last longer, run quieter, and work cooler than traditional universal motors. It features an adjustable detergent dial that lets you dial in just the right amount of soap from the tank. It also has an exclusive total stop system that automatically shuts off the pump and power when the trigger is not engaged.