Small Engine Repairs Blog

How much does a snowblower tune up cost?

Removing snow can feel like a never ending task at times, especially as of late when we have had back to back days of snowstorms and heavy snowfall across Ottawa, Orleans and Kanata. If you are doing most of your snow removal by shovel then you may be interested in...

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Cold Weather Snow Blower Problems

Snow blowers are designed for removing snow of course but it may surprise you to find out that they can be affected by the cold weather and not perform as well if it is super chilly outside. Even though they are built for removing white fluffy stuff in the dead of...

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Small Engine Maintenance Tips and Repairs in Ottawa

A concern for many snow blower, lawn mower, and portable generator owners is fixing and maintenance. For a convenient way to maintain and at the same time ensure that you get the most and best performance out of your small engine is to ensure that they are available...

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Snowblower Repair, Maintenance and Seasonal Tips

Winter is in full swing here in Ottawa and the temperatures are dropping along with those beautiful little white fluffy snowflakes. This also means that it is time to start clearing your pathways and driveway each snowfall to make sure that you can make it to work on...

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What to Do If Your Snowblower Clogs

One of the most common injuries to people handling snowblowers is damage to their fingertips. This leads to amputation. As such, preventing these injuries should be your top priority. Grievances occur mostly when the snow is wet, heavy or has accumulated several...

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Ottawa Tornado and Tree Removal

As many residents of Ottawa know, 6 tornadoes hit the Ottawa-Gatineau region Friday the 21st of September. Our hearts go out to the families who suffered injuries, lost their homes and belongings as well as had their properties damaged. The devastation is extensive...

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Proper Equipment and Fuel Storage for Small Engines

Preparation of equipment for seasonal storage involves procedures that include storage over the summer and winter seasons. It is important to understand proper storage methods to ensure the equipment lasts longer and can be of use over the coming season without...

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Preparing Your Snowblower for Winter

It’s that time of year again where summer is winding down and the kids are getting ready to head back to school. The good news is that also means it is time to put away the lawn cutting equipment so you can take a much deserved break from grass cutting. The other side...

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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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