Black & Decker CM1836 Review

Make the Most Out of Your Time and Money with Black & Decker CM1836 18-Inch 36-Volt Cordless Electric Lawn Mower

Another power tool from Black & Decker, the CM1836 lawn mower is designed to make mowing faster, easier, and more efficient for you.

It is not only environment friendly because it uses no gas; it is also neighborhood friendly because it is very quiet so now you can mow your lawn anytime at your convenience.

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Because of its power and convenience, you can take better care of your yard while saving time and energy. This is perfect for small to average yards with just a single charge. Its easy to use functions make it great for those who have limited time during their day. So it doesn’t only save electrical energy but also saves your energy so you have more time to relax and do the more important things in your life.

Product and Operating Features

Black & Decker CM1836 instant start
Black & Decker CM1836 height adjustment
Black & Decker CM1836 folds away

It starts instantly with a key and quick pull of the handle. Once it gets started, you can easily maneuver it and have your lawn manicured with no hassles.

You can adjust the height with one touch so you can alter the cutting height of all four wheels at once. All you have to do is pull the lever. 

It can be folded up easily for upright or compact storage so this is great for those who have limited space in their shed or garage.

It provides a natural fertilizing effect by mulching the clippings back into your lawn.

The rear bag that conveniently lifts through the handle makes it easier to empty and collect grass.

It is also environment friendly since it produces zero harmful emissions in your yard unlike gas powered engines from outdoor lawn equipment that produce over one million tons of polluting air emissions per year.

The Energy Star qualified feature guarantees to use less energy which means you also save money from your electric bill.

It comes with the charger, rear bag assembly, mulching bag, safety key, and manual.


It has an 18-inch deck size and 36-volt battery power that can cut up to 1/3 acre of green with a single charge. 

It uses a powerful ultra-efficient motor a new and improved blade designed for better cuts and longer runtime.

Black & Decker CM1836 Pros

  • Very safe and easy to use
  • Easy to fold and put away
  • Can cut through tall grass easily
  • The handle is easier to grip than others
  • It is very quiet as it is on the description according to customer reviews
  • It is smaller and very lightweight
  • Works really great in mulching

Black & Decker CM1836 Cons

  • Doesn’t have a battery level indicator unlike the previous model
  • You cannot take the battery out, you have to connect the charger to the mower to have it charged


The advanced technology functions that the CM1836 uses really make mowing hassle free and fast. It is perfect for small to average yards cutting up to 1/3 acre of lot. It cuts great even for tall grasses with its one touch height adjustment feature and is very powerful when it comes to mulching. And because it is quiet and clean, it is not only good for the environment, it is also neighborhood friendly. Its power charging with Energy Star feature saves you time, energy, and money.