The willingness to accept green technology and the gadgets as a part of our daily life is increasing these days with many people getting conscious to safeguard the environment from degradation. The growing popularity of these user friendly green gadgets is good because these gadgets are inexpensive and they can be used for various purposes.
We should try to use green gadgets as much as possible to protect our surroundings and environment. You can also use ecofriendly gadgets for gardening. Here is a list of seven sustainable gadgets for your garden
1. Husqvarna lawnmower
We are slowly understanding the potential of solar energy and trying to maximize its use in our daily life. The growing energy demand and the skyrocketing fuel prices have forced us to use solar-powered devices. The largest lawnmower manufacturer in the world Husqvarna has also manufactured an electric solar powered robotic lawn, which can be used to mow the gardens. This lawnmower is priced at £2000. The company claims you will not have to mow your lawn again after mowing it with this mower. This lawn mower can work autonomously and it can be programmed to cut up to 2300 square meters of grass. This hybrid robotic lawnmower features sensors to avoid furniture placed in the garden. The mower can cut for around 40 minutes with a 40 minute charge. The device features thin solar panels.
2. Wild grass LED lights
This is certainly a unique and sustainable gadget which is a perfect thing for your garden. The wild grass LED lights or solar garden lights can be fixed into the grass and it will glow in the dark. It will appear like tufts of grass but the only difference is that it will glow. You can tell others that it is a unique grass variety which glows in dark. The package includes 3 sprigs of grass with LED lights. It also includes a solar panel which traps sunlight during the day and harnesses it to allow the grass to glow in dark. The lights kick on at night and they stop glowing when the sun rises. This grass can glow for six hours after remaining in the sun for 8 hours. This gadget is available for sale online. It is priced at $19.95.
3. Automatic rain monitor
Manufactured by Melnor, the Automatic Rain Check Monitor is a watering tool device with a highly innovative design. This sustainable gadget is capable of detecting the time when it has rained and it will prevent the electronic timer from watering your garden and conserving water. This rain monitor operates using rainfall and water pressure and does not require batteries. This unique device is available online. This automatic rain monitor is priced at $14.97.
4. Automatic compost bin
The Automatic Compost Bin manufactured by NatureMill is a unique and innovative gadget which turns food into dirt. This device is potable and is similar in size to a desktop PC tower. A swing-up lid makes the top of this bin and the bottom front has a removable panel which can be used to pull out the bin with the composted end product. The top front has panel with button that is pressed when the compost is ready to go. This automatic compost bin is made up of eco friendly and recyclable polypropylene. The side panels of this bin come in different colors.
5. Solio classic solar hybrid charger
This solar-powered charger is a very useful device because it can be used to recharge small gadgets at places where there is no electricity. This hybrid charger has a sleek and stylish design and it has got a flower like shape. You just need to keep the Solios in the light and it begins to charge. The charger features lithium ion battery to store solar energy. It has a suction-cup which allows the user to mount this charger on windows or walls. The dimensions of this charger are 4.7” x 2.5” x 1.3” and it weighs 5.8 oz.
6. Solar underground pest deterrent
With an inbuilt solar panel, the Solar Underground Pest Deterrent is an eco friendly gadget, which is used to keep underground pests away. This solar-powered device has weatherproof aluminum spike which is fixed into the ground. The anodized spike emits sonic vibrations twice every minute that forces the pests to run away. The vibrations can be felt within a diameter of 94 1/2′. The device features a solar panel. It is priced at $59.95.
7. Natural attractant mosquito trap
The sustainable Natural Attractant Mosquito Trap has won the IENA award and the key thing about this gadget is that it attracts mosquitoes without using any pesticides. The device uses light, carbon dioxide, and heat to attract mosquitoes. Two fluorescent corms are present in this device and these corms create the carbon dioxide.