Trenching Methods and Tips
This is the Index of links to our trenching and trencher related articles.
If you are shopping for tools, go to the
Guide to Trenching and Trenchers
Helpful information on both powered and manual equipment and methods for trench digging.
How to use a Sharp Shooter Shovel
Tips for using a Sharpshooter shovel for digging narrow shallow trenches, and for transplanting shrubs.
Other Digging related articles...
Drainage Guide | French Drains for your yard
A multi-page guide explaining how to discover drainage problems and fix them.
Digging through Rocks and Roots
How to use a pick, mattock, or digging bar to break through hard soil, roots, or rocks.
Scoop Shovels on the Farm
Julie tells us all the things they shoveled and scooped up on her family farm.
Digging Tool Storage
How to safely organize and store your long-handled tools.
Special purpose wheelbarrows that can out perform the conventional ones.
Or see all our Digging Tool Assembly Instructions