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Whether clearing the snow, digging a trench, working the soil in the garden, building a sand castle at the beach, hiking or getting your vehicle unstuck, a shovel is a necessity. Find the information you need on a variety of shovels.

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Metal Snow Shovel Vs. Plastic Snow Shovel - The Winner Is 1

Metal Snow Shovel Vs. Plastic Snow Shovel – The Winner Is

There can be only one clear winner when it comes to plastic versus metal snow shovels.

History of the Shovel

History of the Shovel

A historical perspective of one of the most essential tools in human history, the shovel.

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The Rabbiting Spade Is Helping Gardeners Around The World 2

The Rabbiting Spade Is Helping Gardeners Around The World

The rabbiting spade is helping gardeners around the world and is essential for any gardener who wants to create neat, tidy garden beds. 

Choosing The Ideal Shovel Handle - Wood, Fiberglass or Composite 3

Choosing The Ideal Shovel Handle – Wood, Fiberglass or Composite

Choosing the ideal shovel handle – wood, fiberglass or composite – each material has its advantages and disadvantages

Snow Removal With A Backpack Blower 4

Snow Removal With A Backpack Blower

Snow removal with a backpack blower can be a great alternative to traditional snow shovels and they are designed to be easy to carry.

Ultimate Guide to Rock Hounding Shovels 5

Ultimate Guide to Rock Hounding Shovels

Whether you’re looking for rocks to add to your collection or use in your landscaping, having an excellent rock hounding shovel makes all the difference.

Shovels Of Texas And Louisiana Are Unique 6

Shovels Of Texas And Louisiana Are Unique

There are many different shovels of Texas and Louisiana, each with its unique design and purpose.

What Age Is Too Young To Shovel 7

What Age Is Too Young To Shovel

When is too young to shovel – the ideal age is around 10 or 11 years old.