Gone are the days when a manual lawnmower was the only option for the weary gardener, and mowing with one left unwanted grass clippings all over your lawn and adjacent paths.
Nowadays you can choose from a multitude of types of mowers - you may even be spoiled for choice - so why would you choose a manual model?
The answers are simple - in fact after reading this you may well decide to buy one in addition to your powered mower if you don't have a huge lawn to contend with.
Main advantages of a manual lawnmower:
So in summary a manual lawnmower can be very, very useful, either as your main mower if your lawn is very small, or as a back up model for when time is short, the clouds are threatening, or another family member offers to give you a hand!