The 6 Best Hedge Trimmers to Transform Your Topiary

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Investing in one of the best hedge trimmers is extremely worthwhile, especially if you're planning some spring gardening and the idea of shaping overgrown shrubs seems a little daunting. 

The best hedge trimmers can keep your garden design looking neat and tidy, and enable you to trim your hedges and plants with pinpoint precision. 

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Jack Woodfield
News Editor

Jack has worked in journalism for 11 years and was the News Editor for Homebuilding & Renovating from 2019 until the beginning of 2023. He strives to break the most relevant and beneficial stories for self builders, extenders and renovators, including the latest news on the construction materials shortage and hydrogen heating. In 2021 he appeared on BBC's The World at One to discuss the government's planning reforms. 

He enjoys testing new tools and gadgets, and having bought his first home in 2013, he has renovated every room and recently finished a garden renovation.