Safety Precautions For Handling Batteries . Being a do-it-yourselfer is a great thing. We’re glad you can handle and work with things that you need to work with. We’d also like to offer our assistance. If you ever think that you can’t handle something related to small engine repair, lawn mower repair, snowblower repair, mobile car tire change and mobile car battery boosting, be sure to give us a call. However, if you decide to work on your own vehicle for something like battery boosting, then go right ahead. All we’re asking is that you carefully and completely observe the safety precautions necessary for it. Remember, safety comes first. You should know that S.L.I batteries contain sulfuric acid and they also produce mixtures of oxygen and hydrogen that are possibly explosive. That’s why you need to… Always protect your eyes, face and hands.. Never bring sparks, flames or cigarettes near the battery.. Don’t try to open a battery with vents that are non-removable.. Removable vents should remain tight and light when servicing electrolyte.. Always work in a well-ventilated area.. Don’t’ lean over a battery when it is boosting, testing or charging.. Be very careful when you’re working with conductors of metallic tools. You don’t want sparks or short circuits to occur.. Read and follow precautionary instructions on the battery carefully. You can come to us for help. If you are looking for small engine repair services in Ottawa, mobile car battery boosting, mobile tire changes, or snow blower and lawn mower repairs then give us a call to book your mobile small engine repair today. We repair and tune-up small engines such as lawn mowers and snow blowers. The best part is that we come to you so no more waiting in line or traveling back and forth to fix your small engine equipment.