Hello everyone! This article is not really a review, but rather a set of leaf mulcher purchase hints that you need to take into consideration when you decide to buy a leaf mulcher or a leaf vacuum for your gardening work. If you arrived on this website, I can presume that you have already decided to make such a purchase, so I am going to skip everything about this topic. I will also presume that you have set a maximum budget for the acquisition of this gardening tool, a budget that’s probably between $100 and $500. If your budget is under $100 and you are afraid that it will not be enough for a sturdy leaf mulcher, I am here to tell you that you are wrong. For example, you can always get a device like Toro 51609 Ultra 12 amp Variable-Speed (up to 235) Electric Blower/Vacuum with Metal Impeller for $81 on Amazon. At this point, I am sure that the market is packed with various discounts and cheap prices. All you have to do is take your time and look for these special offers.
Now, let’s get back to the reason why I think you should always read at least couple of leaf mulcher reviews before actually making the purchase from your favorite local store or from your bookmarked online store. But before giving you the arguments, let’s think of this scenario.
Bob has decided to buy a leaf mulcher in order to speed up the cleaning in his garden. Bob has no idea how these devices work, so he goes to a local tool store to ask for advice and to get in acquaintance with the prices. There, he meets the store owner or the store worker … and he ask for advice. Here comes the fun part. No matter what the owner / clerk from the local store will say, he is biased in his remarks. Don’t forget that, most probably, his soul purpose there is to sell stuff. Also, there is a real chance that he has no actual experience with the leaf mulchers or leaf vacuums, so he’s only selling stories from the text book. Bob, unknowingly, is influenced by the seller and buys a leaf mulcher that’s too expensive, too large or not well made.
This is only a scenario, but it happens way to often in our beautiful country. That’s why I always advice my friends to get informed by reading online reviews before they actually make a purchase. It’s not that difficult right? At this point, you may ask which is the best place to read these leaf mulcher reviews? Well, the answer is really general but it sums everything: “Google is your friend”. Of course, you can head to Amazon.com or to various gardening forums and ask for information (you can also read testimonials there), but as long as you are using the most famous search engine in the world you will be just fine. Just like a journalist, get informed from various sources. There may be user with bad experience with a product, but that could also be an isolated case. In my experience with buying things online, there is always someone who’s not happy with his/her purchase. If you manage to get informed properly, you will learn to filter the “bad blood” from these reviews and get an objective overall look on the product you plan to get.
PS. The hints presented in this article can be applied to most purchases, not solely to leaf mulchers or leaf vacuums. Be smart when you buy, it’s not that difficult!