Earth Week~Garden Weasel~Review & Giveaway (US Only)

Thank you to Wayfair for providing me with a Garden Weasel, free of charge, for review.  These are my own honest opinions.

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Good Morning Ahh~Mazing Readers!!

Today I have a wonderful review for a product that will save your back and the environment.

I received my Garden Weasel from Wayfair and could not wait to get started. Unfortunately I had to though because the rain has just been none stop! Grr!

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This is an up close picture of the Rotary Heads on a Garden Weasel. There are six spiked rolling heads, all made of steel. They are removable so you can get into tight spaces to aerate. You can take out the middle one to go down the row of your vegetable garden and weed and aerate around delicate sprouts. Or you can take off two heads to get close to edging and into tight corners. They remove and install back on very easily!

The Garden Weasel is all steel. This garden tool will last a lifetime. It has a long handle so you can put in half the effort and get done twice as quick.

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This is the terrible weed infested space that I completely cleared of “real plants”. This space is really in a bad spot. It is right in between my house and the sidewalk to the car port. It had some shrubs in it that were here when I moved in 4 years ago. I personally prefer things that flower. I couldn’t get into the space with a push mower because of the shrubs. A weed eater makes a huge mess and the weeds are back in two days. Using a weed killer was really not an option because I don’t like the idea of spraying chemicals around the house. It’s bad for the ground water supply. Bad for my kids and bad for my pets. Not to mention the weeds are still there…they are just an ugly yellow color now. Finally,getting on my hands and knees to try to keep it looking good was killing my back.

When the rain finally let up I eagerly got my Garden Weasel out and I was ready to do something with this eyesore. When they say half the effort they mean it. This tool just ate up the weeds in this area. While I chomped them up my son got behind me and raked up. It was that simple. While it was tearing up the weeds it was also aerating the soil so that the Azaleas I planned to put there would get plenty of water and nutrients to their roots. It loosened the soil up so it was easier to dig the holes to plant my beautiful flowering shrubs.

Now I don’t know about your yard but I have some giant mutant weeds in mine. I’ve got one in particular that gives me a hassle. The roots of this monster must be trying to run to China they are so deep. Every time I’ve tried to pull one up by hand I get pricked (I’m bad not to wear gloves) and it usually breaks into five or six pieces, I’ll get frustrated and just leave it.

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This is a picture of the mutant I’m talking about. Kind of looks like an alien life form doesn’t it?!

I ran over this thing a few times with the Garden Weasel and was then able to just pluck it right out of the ground. No fuss…No muss! I really love this tool. When I was done with my project I just sprayed it clean with the water hose and pulled off a few weeds that stuck in the rotating heads. It is easy to store too. It just stands right up with the shovels and rakes in the shed. I’m telling you that you really can’t go wrong adding this tool to your life.

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This is a picture of my finished product. I laid down some fabric weed barrier. Planted two young Azaleas. They will get big and fill this space with beautiful dark pink blooms all summer long. Then I laid down a couple of inches of mulch. I turned a weed infested space into a clean, easy to maintain space that will add color to my yard and my life. All in about two to three hours.

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Later I got this really funny Zombie Arm Lantern to add some character and spice!!

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Lisa

Owner/Editor at Ahh~Mazing Reviews
I'm a SAHM to my son, Davey who is in preschool for half days 5 days a week. I am a writer, blogger, and brand ambassador. I have been blogging since the days of LiveJournal in the late 90s, and started Ahh~Mazing Reviews in January 2010. My favorite products to review are technology and electronics, items for the home, and toys for my son. You can contact me at Lisa@AhhMazingReviews.com. You can also check out my fitness blog, Don't Look Back - Don't Hold Back.

34 comments for “Earth Week~Garden Weasel~Review & Giveaway (US Only)

  1. Laura Fransen
    April 25, 2013 at 6:07 pm

    I need a garden weasel!

  2. April 25, 2013 at 7:44 pm

    I’d get the George Kovacs 14.5″ Table Lamp.

  3. kate foster
    April 25, 2013 at 7:58 pm

    I would put that towards a new rug (probably the Safavieh Soho Light Grey/Ivory Rug) for the living room. It is in desperate need of a makeover!

  4. April 25, 2013 at 8:37 pm

    So much stuff to choose from. I might get a slide, trampoline, or sandbox for the kids. Or I could use a garden weasel or other gardening tools.

  5. April 26, 2013 at 2:20 am

    I would get the Kinetic Classicor Stainless Steel 8-Piece Cookware Set,

  6. gala
    April 26, 2013 at 2:17 pm

    ACHLA Compost Aerator would be great

  7. April 26, 2013 at 5:16 pm

    I like the Nearly Natural 22″ Hydrangea Wreath

  8. Nancy Downen Hobock
    April 26, 2013 at 9:29 pm

    If I had $100 to spend at Wayfair, I would get a gerden weasle long handled garden tool and definately, the Westinghouse solar butterfly Yard Stick. A Ware mfg. Chicken feeder and a Millside Industries Top Fill Poultry Fountain would not hurt my feelings at all!! Thanks for the chance to win. ~ Nancy

  9. Christine Cunningham
    April 26, 2013 at 9:29 pm

    soft serve ice cream maker hehe

  10. Robert Pyszk
    April 26, 2013 at 9:44 pm
  11. April 27, 2013 at 3:00 am

    I like the bamboo folding dish rack for my kitchen and the Aqua Teak Spa Teak Oval Shower Organizer for the bathroom…

  12. Debbie Welchert
    April 27, 2013 at 2:10 pm

    I would get the 3-Piece Bamboo Cutting Board Set and lots of kitchen gadgets.

  13. Amanda Boerst
    April 27, 2013 at 4:30 pm

    I’d love the Yimby 50 Gallon Urn Style Rain Barrel

  14. Tahina
    April 27, 2013 at 10:32 pm

    I want to buy vellux nylon blanket

  15. April 28, 2013 at 12:03 pm

    I would love the STC Rain Barrel and the Educational insights! The rain barrel would help me save on my water bill while gardening and the Educational insights would show help Jahmier learn what mommy does to help our planet!

  16. Carmen Van Deursen
    April 28, 2013 at 4:57 pm

    I would get the http://www.wayfair.com/Oxford-Garden-English-Square-Planter-PL15-OX1020.html for the front porch, super cute.

  17. Sarah Davis
    April 28, 2013 at 7:36 pm

    I’d get the compost aerator for my husband.

  18. rosidentevil
    April 29, 2013 at 12:35 am

    I love the Monsoon Pacific Villa Parsons Chair

    Thank you for hosting this giveaway

    Louis
    pumuckler {at} gmail {dot} com

  19. Christina
    April 29, 2013 at 3:28 am

    I would use it towards a Gorilla Playset.

  20. Lisa
    April 29, 2013 at 3:59 am

    There are so many things to choose from but I would probably use it toward patio furniture or I might use it toward baby items such as nursing cover (would love to try the Slurp and Burp).

  21. April 29, 2013 at 4:23 am

    I think I would get the Keurig K10 Mini Plus Brewing System. I’ve been wanting one!

  22. Wanda McHenry
    April 29, 2013 at 7:35 pm

    I’d get the Barewalls Happy Snappy Garden Gallery Wrapped Canvas Art
    http://www.wayfair.com/Barewalls-Happy-Snappy-Garden-Gallery-Wrapped-Canvas-Art-452426-454565-VIM1647.html

  23. Gina H.
    April 30, 2013 at 5:18 am
  24. Holly Wert
    April 30, 2013 at 6:17 pm
  25. Maureen M.
    April 30, 2013 at 7:13 pm

    I like the toddler bookcase!

  26. Caroline B
    May 2, 2013 at 2:25 am

    I would buy the Ashton Sutton Fluent Round Metal Wall Mirror.

  27. Tracy M
    May 2, 2013 at 3:47 am

    garden gnomes!!

  28. May 2, 2013 at 3:15 pm

    I’d get the cedar creek cedar barrel bench.

  29. amy pugmire
    May 3, 2013 at 5:29 am

    I like the

  30. Lesley F
    May 4, 2013 at 11:26 pm

    Madison Park Sasha 6 Piece Jacquard Duvet Set in Gray

  31. Linda Bradshaw
    May 6, 2013 at 3:21 am

    I have been wanting one of these for a long time. It is on my wish list. http://www.wayfair.com/Total-Chef-Oven-Z100B-TCF1000.html

  32. Ellen Casper
    May 6, 2013 at 11:44 am
  33. May 6, 2013 at 8:01 pm

    I really like the Grow ‘n Up Crayola Wooden Kids’ 3 Piece Table and Chair Set

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