The 7 Best Strimmers for Professional Looking Borders

Best strimmer guide
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Owning one of the best strimmers can make a huge difference in achieving a perfectly finished edge to a lawn.

Grass strimmers, also known as trimmers, are practical and handy for when you can't get your lawn mower to cut certain areas of your garden, such as overhanging grass. This is because strimmers are versatile machines which can be used to create beautifully neat lawns, trim around shrubs and garden ornaments, and tackle overgrown areas. 

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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.