Gardening Gloves Wailuku HI
Hawaii Express Moving & Storage Llc
762 Lower Main St
Hawaii Irrigation Supply Co
200 Waiehu Beach Rd
Ka Lima O Maui Employment & Family Services
95 Mahalani St
Cycle World Maui
1161 Lower Main St
Duey Irrigation Inc
575a Iao Valley Rd
Dick'S Fumigation Services Inc
841 Alua St Ste 103
Tropical Innovations Landscape & Water Features
PO Box 2112
American Machinery Inc
485 Waiale Rd Bldg B
Diversified Machinery Incorporated
77 Waiale Rd Ste 102
Maui Nui Botanical Gardens Inc
150 Kanaloa Ave
Gardening Gloves | Protect your hands with garden gloves
Protect your hands with garden gloves
Gardens and the plants that live in them can be rough on the skin of the hands and arms. A good pair of gardening gloves (or two!) can be a gardener's best friend.
How to Choose the Right Pair of Garden Gloves
Since gardening gloves are available in many different varieties, the first step is to think about what gardening tasks you undertake and what the weather is generally like in your area. Light gardening chores don't require as heavy-duty a glove as do tough jobs like pruning heavy branches or planting shrubs with stickers. Climate comes into play, as well; in cold weather areas, gardening gloves that offer insulation and waterproofing are welcome protection for the hands.
Major types of gardening gloves include:
- Cotton work gloves, which are inexpensive and breathe, but can get wet and do not offer protection from stickers and thorns. Cotton rubber grip garden gloves offer a better grip on slippery items than do plain cotton gloves.
- Leather garden gloves, which are a step up from cotton gloves in protection from thorns, but will still absorb water.
- Rubber gloves, which are great for working in muddy or wet situations and when spraying chemicals, but do not breathe well.
- Spandex/Lyrca composite gloves, such as Foxgloves, which are colorful and snug-fitting; these gloves are also impervious to water and are durable. Bionic gloves, made by the same manufacturer who supplies NFL and MLB players, also fit into this category.
- Nitrile gloves, such as Atlas gardening gloves, which are excellent for tasks that require precision. The thin coating of nitrile on the palm of the gloves is strong and even more puncture-resistant than rubber. The back of the gloves is a flexible, breathable knit material.
- Silicon spray-on gloves, which are sprayed onto hands to create a seal on the skin. This is best for people who don't like the feel of conventional gloves, and cleaning up is very simple.
Where to Buy Gard...
Click here to read more from Luma Gardening