A gas powered or corded electric lawn mower is what we usually use when working in our garden, and so if the next you buy and choose a cordless lawn mower, it could be challenging for you when making choices. Between the traditional lawn mower and the cordless lawn mower, there are some important differences aside from the broad similarities of the equipment that you should take into consideration as you decide in making the purchase, and these we will discuss here briefly.
The number one consideration that you have to factor in to check out what kind of lawn do you have, meaning you estimate the size of your lawn and if it is flat or slope.
The battery life of the mower that you are planning to buy should be considered as you think of the size of your lawn. About a third of an acre of lawn can be cut with the best cordless lawn mower, and other factors could make the life of the battery prolong, like how long the grass is during the cutting, and if it is wet or dry.
There is still a cordless mower to opt for even if the size of your lawn is larger than a third of an acre. To address the above mentioned concern, your easiest solution is to buy a model with a battery that is removable and then purchase a second battery. In this manner, once the first battery of the mower has lost its charge, you can simply exchange them. Know that the swapping procedure of batteries is easy and thus should cause concern on your part.
Unlike gas powered lawn mowers which are self-propelled, most cordless lawn mowers are not, and so it is important to know if the lawn is flat or slope. This is because the terrain would add to the strain on the battery of a cordless mower and thus would reduce the area you will work on from one charge of battery.
The answer to this concern led to the making of a less light weight cordless mowers compared to the gas powered mowers, with the battery as usually the heaviest component. With this characteristic, a cordless lawn mower is easy for you to navigate, although if you have a slope lawn and the weight still is an issue, take into some consideration of the matter.
Many of the cordless lawn mowers have a feature of a 3 in1 ability, which refers to how it can dispose grass clippings which start from your choice of cutting the clippings into fine particles to make a mulch, then disperse it over the lawn, or simply dispose the clippings out from the side of the equipment to the lawn , or just collect the clippings in a bag from the rear just like the traditional method.