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New Ryobi 40-Volt Line Looks as Good as it Performs

Posted by: on June 7th, 2012 | One Comment

The Ryobi 40 Volt Outdoor Series


When you mowed the grass as a teenager, chances are that you didn’t feel all that cool–no matter how loud you cranked that Prince tape in your Walkman. The new line of Ryobi 40-Volt Lithium-Ion outdoor tools completely changes the equation. The compact, neon, lightweight MowerString TrimmerChain SawHedge Trimmer and Blower are tools you (or your dad) will actually want to be seen using.

These tool are now available online at and at your local Home Depot store.

We got to take the new line out for a test drive, and here are six reasons we’re digging these tools:

The Interchangeable Battery is Quite Clever

Use one 40-volt rechargeable battery to power all of the tools in the line.  That means you won’t waste oil or other fuel and you’ll be keeping more batteries out of the landfills, a definite plus for the environment.  There are no tangled chords to mess around with, either.

The lithium-ion battery runs for the maximum amount of time for a rechargeable—and it holds a charge up to four times longer. Just mash the Check Your Charge button right on the battery to see where you stand. We found that the battery held out for quite sometime when we tackled a majorly overgrown lawn.

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Riding Mowers with White Glove Dealer Delivery Service at The Home Depot

Buying mowers and snow blowers just got even easier with White Glove Dealer Delivery Service*.  The Home Depot has teamed up with Ariens, John Deere and Toro to have your equipment assembled and delivered to your home by a local, professional dealership. Shop all eligible products now.

White Glove Delivery Service includes:

  • Unpackaging and setup at your home
  • Connect and check battery
  • Set tire pressure
  • Check and fill fluid levels
  • Test start and check safety start systems
  • File product warranty information
  • Brief how-to instruction and explanation of the user manual
  • Removal of all shipping debris

Toro Zero-Turn Mower White Glove Delivery Service

A local professional from Toro can deliver and assemble your zero-turn mower.  Your new mower includes  home delivery, set-up and haul away.

Ariens Snow Blower or Zero-Turn Mower White Glove Delivery Service

Enjoy your new purchase without the stress of putting it together yourself. Purchase an Ariens Snow Blower or Zero Turn Mower and have it delivered to your home.

Browse’s extensive collection of outdoor power equipment, including Ariens Zero Turn Mowers, John Deere Zero Turn Mowers, Toro  Zero Turn Mowers, and Ariens Snow Tek Snow Blowers.

*White Glove Delivery is only available on John Deere , Ariens, and Toro brands including Ariens Zero Turn Mowers, John Deere Zero Turn Mowers, John Deere Riding Mowers, Toro  Zero Turn Mowers, and Ariens Snow Tek Snow Blowers.

**In some cases, a customer order for equipment may ship directly to the consumer as a ‘curb drop’ if there’s no Authorized Service Dealer in the area. White Glove Delivery is available in most areas.