Small Engine Repairs Blog

Important Steps for Winter Weather Safety

Summer is winding down and we can already feel the nights getting colder and the sunny days slipping away. This means that the winter months are fast approaching and having a good plan for winter emergencies is crucial. In fact, just preparing for winter in general is...

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Pressure Washing Tips for Summer

We all love the summer months (well most of us anyway) and with the summer time comes beautiful sunny days, relaxing vacations with the family and some great memories are made. Aside from all of the fun side of summer, there are some downsides with the warmer months...

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Is it Too Late to Aerate My Lawn?

Summer is in full swing in Ottawa and with that comes a lot of yard work and putting your small engines to work. In addition to maintaining your small engines with tuneups and repairs you will also need to maintain your lawn. With summer here it is likely that you are...

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Beat the Heat and Protect Your Small Engine

After such a cold winter we can all appreciate some nice hot summer days, however the heat recently in Ottawa (and across many parts of Canada) has been a little too much for many to handle. If you plan on doing some yard work then make sure to stay hydrated and dress...

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Finish the Job with Trimming and Edging

When it comes to maintaining your lawn and creating the perfect summer lawn that is magazine ready, the first thing that comes to mind is your lawn mower of course because it covers the largest area and takes care of the bulk of the job. To create the perfect lawn...

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5 Common Riding Mower Mistakes

It's time to learn the truth about riding lawn mowers and some amazing grass-cutting strategies to reduce your effort and produce a stellar yard every time. The most important thing to understand is that not all grass is created equal. We’re going to uncover the most...

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Why Your Push Lawn Mower is Losing Power

You would expect your push mower to work as intended everytime and you may find that occasionally it is running sluggish or losing power. If you find your push lawn mower losing power it can be frustrating and make your lawn cutting a tremendously difficult task....

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Five Essential Lawn Care Tools You Must Have

Regardless of the size of your lawn, yard or outdoor oasis, there is likely some yard work that you will find yourself doing over the summer and it will make your life a lot easier if you have the right tools to get the job done with the least amount of effort...

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Lawn Mower Blade Maintenance

Maintaining your lawn mower blades is just as important as the maintenance of your lawn mower engine. If you are looking to improve the performance of your lawn mower and ensure the lifespan of your small engine lasts as long as possible then you will want to ensure...

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Leaf Blower Buying Guide for Summer Lawn Maintenance

There are few greater feelings than enjoying the front yard with your family or doing some gardening when the weather is nice. Part of your ultimate enjoyment comes from having a clean yard that is magazine-worthy. This means getting out the lawn mower and getting a...

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