Poundland's Charlie Dimmock Tool Bag – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Part of the new and exclusive beautiful garden range, the tool bag (not tool belt as the website refers to it, erroneously) is a useful accessory to carry and store you essentials whilst in the garden. Those pockets are for small tools and such.

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Charlie Dimmock Multipurpose Garden Scissors – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Garden scissors, or scissors in the garden, are – in my opinion – a must in the garden tool armory. All too often in order to get into the packaging of many products one requires a can opener or, well, a strong pair of scissors.

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Try this Simple Tool to Quell a Monkey Mind.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Spirituality Special Picks Z ADMIN Wellness Popular Lately awareness change creativity happiness life-lessons productivity stress relief well-beingWhenever I find myself over-thinking, I hit the pause button and take a short mental break, reconnecting with what is here and now.

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Radius® 3-Piece Tool Set from Lakeland – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Radius® 3-Piece Tool Set Lakeland Ref 51729 Price: £26.99 While I must say that I am not the greatest of friends of aluminium for use with garden tools in this case I may just make and exception. Oh, did I say that I like the tools?

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Make you own garden tools.

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) There are many small (and not so small) tools that we can make from wood, from wire, from tin cans and even from large glass jars and from plastic bottles of various kinds. Other tools were still entirely wood until not all that long ago.

Keira Watering Can – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

The company aims to bring other new attractive garden products onto the market that will, so it is hoped, catch the attention of consumers. product test garden tools gardening tools product review Keira watering can

Elephant’s Essentials for a Mindful Morning Practice.

Elephant Journal

Featured Events Health & Wellness Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality best breakfast elephant journal essentials how to meditation mindfully mindfulness morning practice must have present productive sponsor tools top 10 wake up YogaThe intention of a mindful morning practice is to take advantage of the fresh opportunity of a new day—setting ourselves up to navigate life’s unpredictable happenings with more clarity and grace.

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Fiskars Quik DrillTM – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

While it may look like and ice drill, and I would not be surprised if such a tool was the inspiration for the Quick Drill, it is, in fact, a garden drill or, to be more precise, an earth auger. Fiskars Quick Drill product test Fiskars product review

Fiskars Weed Puller – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

These innovative tools keep your hands and knees clean, and save your back from unnecessary strain whilst weeding with a ‘green’ conscience. The Fiskars Weed Puller will be starring in a high profile TV advertising campaign – the first for a UK garden hand tools company. Garden Tools.

Original Löwe 14.104 compact bypass pruners – Product Review

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LÖWE 1.102 Anniversary edition anvil pruning shears – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

LÖWE 1.102 Anniversary edition anvil pruning shears Length: 21cm Weight: 270g Cutting Capacity: 25mm (1") PRICE: £34.52 ( Quality Garden Tools ) Old technology still works and works best as it is simple and reliable with no frills, and most importantly, repairable.

HIP-TRUG from BURGON & BALL – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Founded in Sheffield in 1730, Burgon & Ball is the UK’s oldest manufacturer of garden tools and accessories, with hundreds of years of expertise in steel manufacturing.

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Opinel pocketknives – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

In 1890 Joseph Opinel, a humble edged-tool maker from the Savoie region, created the OPINEL knife which, over time, has now become a knife against which others are judged throughout the world.

Woodland Products

Green (Living) Review

Tool handles made from various different hardwoods, and most of those case from coppice operations. Ash was the predominate wood choice for tool handles in the British Isles and also much of Europe.

Gtech Multi MK2 – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

A crevice tool, dusting brush and flexible hose are all conveniently stowed away in the body of the vacuum. The Power Brush Head tool allows you to make short work of stairs, sofas and car interiors.

IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise

Wend Magazine

The amount of knowledge, expertise, know-how, skills, experiences, project / team / community related work that has come out as a result of using these social tools can be quite overwhelming, given the sheer numbers.

BALL® home preserving starter kit – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) New to preserving? Here’s everything you need to get started, all in one package!

GARDENA Classic Secateurs - Product Review

Green (Living) Review

They are made, like all of GARDENA's cutting tools, at the factory in Germany and, according to the press spokesperson of the company, are completely “Made in Germany”. Then again I am pedantic as to sharpness of tools, having been a professional knife and scissor grinder.

Poundland Charlie Dimmock In the Garden Hand Hoe – Product Review

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Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) This hand hoe – which is a like a small mattock – is part of the new and exclusive Charlie Dimmock range assortment of wooden handled hand tools at Poundland and yes, it costs just one British Pound.

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Fiskars SmartFit™P68 – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

A truly versatile tool, the SmartFit™ pruner uses a one click mechanism to instantly double the blade aperture from 12mm up to an impressive 24mm diameter. www.fiskars.com Fiskars is a leading global supplier of consumer products for the home, garden and outdoors.

The Grow Bag Frame – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Therefore Crown Garden Products have also created the reusable grow bag which can be used with the Grow Bag Frame. However, anyone requiring instructions they come with it and also can be found online on Crown Garden Products'' website. All products are made in UK.

Gtech eBike Sports – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

All adjustments to the eBike can be done with one single tool, which comes supplied. Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Many readers in Britain will, by now, no doubt, have seen the TV advert for the Gtech eBike or the adverts for it in many of the national newspapers of the country.

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Poundland Charlie Dimmock In the Garden Hand Trowel – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

It is not a spade, not even a hand spade, and thus not a tool to dig heavy and untilled soil with, not even in a raised bed, for instance.

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This website has the world’s largest curated collection of vegan products

Eccorazzi

It’s no surprise that Unicorn Goods , the world’s largest curated collection of vegan products, has chosen it to represent their brand. Restaurants and products are making animal-free eating easy, with new ones popping up every day. The unicorn is a popular pick for spirit animal.

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Q&A with Stephanie Wear: A New Tool to Predict Coral Reef Recovery

Nature Conservancy - Science

Now, reef managers have a powerful tool to predict which reefs are likely to recover, thanks to new research published yesterday in the journal Nature. Structurally complex reefs are more productive and they’re generally more diverse, simply because there’s more space.

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From Aspiring Arches to Traditional Tools.

Green (Living) Review

For those who appreciate reliable tools that last, look no further than our traditional and much coveted hand-made stainless steel designs by Sneeboer.

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Bulldog Tools Forged Edging Knife – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Bulldog Tools Forged Edging Knife Ref No. Yes, the tool not cheap with just under 40 Pounds Sterling but then again the blade is forged exactly in the same way as a quality spade and from the same strength of steel.

Aldi Workzone Small Axe – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Features 360mm fiberglass handle 450g Carbon Steel head overall Weight: 860g Aldi product code: 092222007471200 although only the figures 92222 appear on the packaging. Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) This axe is perfect for smaller jobs around the garden.

Standwell Long Pattern Spade – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Alan Waterfall of Standwell Tools contacted me asking as to whether I wanted to try one of his long handled spades out and sent me one for review. You immediately know that it is a quality tool as soon as you handle it and even more so when you use it.

Hand Pump Pressure Washer – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

The Marolex Hand Pump Pressure Washer (Auto Washer) is probably one of the most versatile water-saving products I have come across. This makes it a great tool also and especially for the off-gridder and homesteader.

CUTTING EDGE TOOLS FOR EVERY GARDENER

Green (Living) Review

Fiskars, one the UK’s leading gardening tool suppliers, is proud to unveil its exciting new PowerGear™ X range. The innovative cutting tools are a true evolution of engineering and ergonomics, making pruning and lopping easier than ever before.

Kent & Stowe Garden Life Bypass Secateurs 6.5” - Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Please do not attempt to cut anything bigger as it will (1) hurt your hand and (2) could, nay will, damage the tool. Product Code / SKU: 70100780 RRP: £5.99 Maybe I am too pedantic having been sharpening tools such as this for a living and using them professionally.

Fiskars Camping Axe X5 – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

This is, I am well aware, not cheap by any standards but, on the other hand, you will get a quality tool that, even if not too well cared for, will last for a long time to come. product test Fiskars product review Fiskars Camping Axe X5

Gtech HT04 Cordless Garden Multi Tools – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) With a powerful 18V rechargeable battery and a wide range of interchangeable heads, the HT04 is an invaluable tool for a huge range of trimming, cutting and pruning tasks all around the garden. product test Gtech HT04 product review

A key factor in any product’s sustainability is its durability

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) A key factor in any product’s sustainability is its durability. Maybe we should even be saying that it is THE key factor. If something lasts a long time and is made with quality, there is no need for you ever to replace it, recycle it or upcycle it.

Radius® Pro Lite Garden Tools from Lakeland – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Radius® Pro Lite Garden Tools Spade – 1.23m (48½") H. Combined with the extra-long, lightweight fiberglass shaft, these tools provide more leverage with less effort to take the toil out of tilling. One is the rivet that holds the shaft to the tool.

My LANDFIRE Decade: The Amazing Story of a Critical Tool for US Restoration

Nature Conservancy - Science

The idea was the brainchild of great scientific minds at The Nature Conservancy and federal agencies, and was envisioned as a suite of tools to support land management efforts that would reduce wildfire risk. LANDFIRE modeling workshops were intense, fun and productive.

Compost Aerating Tool from Lakeland – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Compost Aerating Tool aka Two Winged Compost Too l (thus named by the manufacturers). This is a simple process that will is reckoned to greatly improve the finished product.

Full Circle "Reach" Bottle Brush - Product Review

Green (Living) Review

While a bio-plast for the handle might still have been better rather than just recycled plastic, and other products of the Full Circle range indeed have parts that are from bio-plast it still pushes a lot of the right buttons, methinks.

Win an Solar PV Tool Kit with Trade Skills 4U at EcoBuild

Green (Living) Review

At the Trade Skills 4U stand you will be able to test your knowledge of electrical installation on their purpose built training rig and have the opportunity to enter into a competition to win a free solar PV tool kit worth nearly £500 donated by their sister company www.solarpvtools.co.uk. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned