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Chainsaws: 10 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know

The chainsaw is perhaps the most iconic power tool out there. They are commonly used as a form of weaponry in movies and video games, and perhaps this is the main reason there are...

Are chainsaws waterproof?

This is one of the questions new chainsaw users often ask me. Perhaps you want to clean up storm damage while the rain is falling. Or maybe you want to get rid of some...

Are Battery Chainsaws Any Good? – All Your Questions Answered

One of my friends asked me what I think about battery chainsaws. He was looking to buy a new chainsaw after his old one finally kicked the bucket. And while these saws seemed convenient...
Electric hedge trimmer in use.

Can Hedge Trimmers be Sharpened? – With Step by Step Guide

This is one of the most common questions I get. Yes, hedge trimmers can be sharpened and there are a couple of methods you can use to sharpen the blades on your hedge trimmer. You...

Top 5 Electric Log Splitters in 2019

If you ask me, cutting a heavy log with a wedge or an axe can be a rather cumbersome task. Not only does it take up an immense amount of time, but the physical labor...
A bunch of large logs waiting to be processed.

How to Split Large Logs With a Log Splitter – Complete Guide

This is a very common question I get from people online. When using a log splitter to split large logs, there are some things you need to take into consideration, the most important being the...
A man using an electric log splitter

Are Electric Log Splitters Any Good?

People often ask me if electric log splitters are a viable alternative to their gas powered counterparts. So, what's the truth? Are electric log splitters any good? Yes. Electric log splitters are popular with both...
An iron splitting wedge splitting a huge piece of wood.

How to Split Wood With a Wedge – Guide for Beginners

When it comes to splitting logs, if you want maximum comfort and leverage, it is recommended that you use a splitting wedge. There are many advantages to using this device, especially if you have...
A splitting maul that has seen some heavy usage.

What is The Best Weight For a Splitting Maul?

People often ask me what's the ideal weight for a splitting maul. That depends largely on the type of wood you will be splitting as well as the volume of work. Mauls with heavier bodies and...