Ryobi’s top-scoring backpack leaf blower is of a different bent

Ryobi’s top-scoring backpack leaf blower is of a different bent

Even the best backpack leaf blowers have one crucial flaw. As powerful as they are for clearing leaves or, in early spring, wintertime debris, their very design typically requires a 90-degree bend in the blower tube somewhere between the engine and the outlet. That bend reduces usable airflow and power. But a new Ryobi backpack Consumer Reports added to its leaf blower Ratings straightens out that design quirk.

The Ryobi RY08420, $ 200 at Home Depot, has … (read more)

Solid Wood Swing by Veronica Martinez – Leaf

The mere mention of autumn awakens visions of warm hued leaves tumbling through the cool air – the earthy inspiration behind the Leaf swing by Veronica Martinez (Enessentia). Handmade by Spanish sculptors, this rustic style swing seat makes an ideal addition to your indoor or outdoor living spaces. Made from solid cerejeira wood and treated with Teka oil, you’ll appreciate the wood’s natural grain and smooth finish. Its gently curving contours offer a comfortable place to sit and sway. Suspend the Leaf swing from a tree in the garden, on your deck, the … (read more)

Corian Outdoor Furniture by Avanzini – Leaf

Nature-inspired design with a modern twist gives this Corian outdoor furniture by Avanzini the edge on others! The Leaf line of outdoor furniture was created by architect Giancarlo Zema with folding, leaf-like forms that are soft to the touch and sweet on the eyes for a unique, one-of-a-kind patio, garden or balcony setting. This furniture features a flexible backrest that bends to your body’s curves for a level of comfort that is matched only by its chic look. Available in a range of hot hues like red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple and … (read more)