The Greenworks 25022 is a reliable electric lawn mower that will not break your bank. It provides a 20" cutting deck that can cut smaller lawns as quickly and efficiently as gas lawn mowers. It also features height adjustment and an option to choose how the trimmings are treated.
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Pro Great value for money
This lawn mower is an excellent option for how much it costs. With a price tag below $180, it is capable of cutting most domestic yards as efficiently as gas-powered alternatives. It also has several interesting extra features, usually only found in premium mowers, such as an option to choose how the trimmings are treated.
Pro Highly adjustable
The mower can be set to 7 different height levels, ranging from 1 ½" up to 3 ¾", giving you wide flexibility regarding how tall you want your grass to be.
Pro Easy to maintain
Since there is no gas motor involved, this mower demands little attention. All you have to do is clean it and sharpen the blade every once in a while.
Pro Saves you money in the long run
In the long term, the lawn mower does save money ,as you will not have to buy expensive gas, oil, spark plugs, or filters.
Pro Choice of how the trimmings are treated
With this lawn mower, you can choose either you want to discharge the grass to one side, collect it in a bag, or mulch it and leave it as it is. Just keep in mind that it will not mulch the grass as finely as more expensive gas mowers do.
Pro Can work without disturbing anyone with the noise
This mower is quiet to operate, so you can use it in the early morning hours without disturbing anyone.
Pro Wide cutting deck
Since the mower has a 20" cutting deck, you will spend less time cutting than with other electric mowers, that tend to have narrower decks.
Pro Easy to push around
Weighing only 56 pounds, it is easy to push around the lawn without causing you back pain.
Pro Easy to store
The handle is easily foldable and, once folded, the mower becomes compact enough to be stored under a workbench.
Pro Friendly to environment
Since it doesn’t burn any fuel, use oils, or have potentially toxic batteries, it is environmentally friendlier than gas or battery powered mowers.
Con Has a cord
The power cord is the primary shortcoming of this lawn mower. You have to always keep an eye on where the cable is and how much further can you go. Additionally, you'll have to think how to go around obstacles, so that you don’t get tangled.
Con Struggles with thick grass
The 12 A motor is powerful enough for regular and maintained grass, but it can struggle if there hasn’t been any mowing done for an extended period.
Con Hard on the power network
Since a lot of houses still have 15 amp circuit breakers, it may trip them out, especially if something else is being used on the same circuit.
Con Poorly designed cord hook
The provided hook for the wiring doesn’t work well, so it is easy to unplug the extension cord by accident.
Con The deck can rust
Since the deck is made from steel, it can start to rust if not properly taken care of.