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The Most Commonly Used Landscaping Tools

Many of the tools required for landscaping are very versatile and can be used for many DIY projects. Therefore, it is well worth investing in a few high-quality tools that will last many years.

Excerpted from Do It Yourself Home Improvement

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Spade

Spades are lighter than shovels and have a straighter, sharper blade, which makes them better suited for digging. Blades are generally made of some form of hardened steel. The best-quality shovel or spade blades should make a ringing sound, rather than a dull thud, when tapped against a hard object.

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