Best Manual Lawn Edgers

Updated October 2019
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A lawn edger is a must-have tool to keep your property looking its best, and there are reasons to love what a manual model can do. Because they don't run on fuel or electricity, manual lawn edgers are reasonably lightweight, easy to maneuver, and quiet. They are available in several designs made for cutting through grass and soil around sidewalks and driveways. One of the most popular styles features a long handle with a rounded or V-shaped blade made of rugged steel for excellent leverage and durability. Some models have serrated edges that are suitable for working through challlening soil and roots. Manual edgers with rotary tops are great for grass and soil that aren't too dense, but tend to struggle a bit with tougher terrain.

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