Make Your Lawn Beautiful
With summer approaching, and Father’s Day coming up, shoppers are starting to consider purchasing one of the staples of summer: walk behind lawnmowers. Not only will they help you keep your property looking neat and trim, it will offer you an additional outlet for summer exercise and tanning. In this article, we will take a look at the most popular models, and provide you with all the information you will need to make an informed decision. Whether your mower preferences run to the traditional gas fueled or the eco-friendly electric, you may just find the right one for your needs on this list.
The Husqvarna 5521P
This is one of the most powerful walk behind lawnmowers on the market from Husqvarna. As with all of their fine machines, Husqvarna chose to back up the precision of this mower with a powerful Briggs and Stratton 5 1/2-torque, 140-cc gas power engine. Featuring a large 21 inch cutting swath, this machine also rides higher than most, with 8 inch wheels in the front, and 12 inch wheels to the rear. This powerful machine also offers three cutting options: rear bagging, mulching, and a side discharge option.
The Husqvarna 7021P
This powerful entry in the walk behind lawnmowers market is yet another masterful blending of Husqvarna technology, and Honda muscle. With a 160cc engine powering its 21 inch cutting platform, this model offers the tradition options for maintaining a nicely trimmed lawn: side discharge, rear bagging and mulching. It can also handle whatever terrain you throw at it, with those 12 inch wheels, it should be able to clear lawn debris with ease. It also has an adjustable handle to avoid muscle strain.
The Greenworks 3-in-1 Electric Lawnmower
Going beyond the industry standard of eco-friendly carburetors, this all electric mower from Greenworks will make your lawn care endeavors a totally green affair. Walk behind lawnmowers of this kind feature 7 and 10 inch wheels to avoid lawn debris, keeping the 20 inch base free to cut grass of any height. Its adjustable height setting will allow you to set cutting heights from 1 ½ inch to more than three inches to handle the toughest grass. Lastly, its 20 inch steel deck offers three options for grass disposal: rear bagging, side discharge and mulching.
The Poulan PO500N225 Push Mower
This powerful member of the Poulan walk behind lawnmowers line features a 22 inch cutting base, with a 4.7 HP Briggs and Stratton engine, and a clean side discharge bagging option. Also featuring a side discharge mulching option, this push mower is perfect for heavy duty lawn rehab projects and will give you an awesome workout while doing so. The ten inch wheels do the tough work, getting you over and around lawn debris and obstacles.
The Poulan Pro High Wheel Push Mower
This last entry among the many walk behind lawnmowers that are popular sellers today, features prominent wheels that are 8 inches in the front, with 12 inches to the rear, fronting a generous 21 inch steel deck. A tough mower for those rough and ready lawn jobs, it is powered by a Briggs and Stratton 500 series engine that has a recoil start, and is completely environmentally sound. As always, this model has two options for clipping disposal, side discharge and mulching. Bags are, of course, optional.