The Proper Way To Store Your Snow Blower. We want to show you the right way to store your snow blower away after the winter, even before the winter has actually begun. The reason we’re showing you this so early is because it is so important for the condition of your snow blower. The worst feeling is to know that you had a snowblower that used to work just fine for the first time and then after a while of being stored away, it no longer functioned as it used to. It could require lots of expensive and time-consuming repairs that you just don’t have money nor time for. That’s why we think you need to take a moment to read this article and learn about the best way to store away your snow blower. You won’t regret it. Location: You should choose an area where you want to store the snow blower. This place should be away from the constant movement within your home – a shed or a garage would be great. Never store it outdoors though, because the weather that can cause damage to your blower.Transport the machine to a different location if you can’t seem to find a spot to store it (remember to switch the fuel flow off before you do that). Use fuel stabiliizer: You need to ensure that your gas stays fresh and doesn’t damage your engine. Add a fuel stabilizer to your engine and circulate it through the gas tank by turning the engine on and letting it run for several minutes. Then, full the tank right up, so that moisture won’t accumulate in it and cause rust that clogs your carburetor. Tighten fasteners, nuts and bolts: Check them all to make sure that they aren’t loose and if they are, just tighten them a bit so that you can ensure all your joints and connections remain in good condition. Cleaan and dry: To help avoid corrosion, you should wash your snow blower thoroughly and ensure that you dry it properly with a clean cloth. You don’t want any salts that have accumulated on your blower to corrode it. Keep it covered: You don’t want any moisture to get into your snow blower, so you should think about using a tarp or a snow blower cover for extra protection. Follow these steps to help you avoid having any future snow blower repairs. You can come to us for even more advice. 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.