I honestly don't think I've ever heard someone enthusiastically talk about how much they love shoveling snow. It's something that we have to do, but we don't have to like. But we should at least be using the best tool for the job.

With so many options out there, Popular Mechanics breaks down the different types of shovels and snow & ice busting gear to let us know which tool to grab when Mother Nature decides to dump some cold stuff on us.

From a "Coarse-Surface Broom" to an "Aluminum Scoop", who knew there were so many different types of snow defeating tools anyway?

Click here for the whole article from Popular Mechanics so you can be armed with the best gear when fighting the white stuff this Winter!