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7 Important Lawn Mower Safety Rules to Remember

In addition to routine watering and fertilizing of your lawn, mowing also goes a long way when it comes to enhancing the look of your home’s landscape. Regular mowing helps you avoid pests, clear away debris, and breathes new life into your yard. However, did you also know that ignoring important lawn mower  safety practices

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small engine maintenance

Importance of Small Engine Maintenance

Small engines make our lives easier and convenient in many ways. For example, small engines power useful home tools such as snowblowers, lawn mowers, tillers, trimmers, cultivators, generators, and chainsaws. Small engines can also bring us fun and excitement as they power some of our “toys”, such as all-terrain vehicles and outboard boats. These types

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small equipment repair

Small Equipment Repair: Tips and Guidelines

Small engines make our lives easy in many different ways. They supply power and enable snowblowers, lawn mowers, generators, pumps, and other equipment to work. But what if your snowblower doesn’t throw snow like it should or the lawn mower suddenly stops working? One of the best things about small engines is that repairing them

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small engine that won't start

6 Tips for Troubleshooting a Small Engine that won’t Start

No matter how much we try to take good care of things, there’s one inevitable reality we need to accept – stuff breaks. Everything tangible around us has an expiration date. They will eventually stop working either naturally or forcibly. This is where the art of troubleshooting comes in. Preventative maintenance plays a crucial role

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generators

How Do Generators Work: What You Need to Know

What is a Generator? Over the years, generators have provided power to many households, as well as commercial and industrial sectors. Tracing back as early as 1831, generators are practical and useful equipment that supply power when an outage from the local grid occurs. They can prevent disruptions of business operations and daily activities. Depending

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lawn mower maintenance checklist

Lawn Mower Maintenance Checklist: 7 Tips for Keeping your Machine in Tip Top Shape

Lawn maintenance is important to ensure that your yard looks as lush and healthy as possible. It is also important that you maintain your lawn mower to ensure that it will last for years and function properly. When well-maintained, it could last for decades. Lack of preventive maintenance and neglect can easily break the machine.

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The Importance of Small Engine Service

Small engines include those found in lawnmowers, chainsaws, string trimmers, and other yard care equipment. While they may be functionally similar to your car’s engine, they are not used in the same way. The unique challenges small engines face makes small engine service all the more important to keep your equipment running safely and reliably.

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electric lawn mower

How To Properly Care For Your Electric Lawn Mower

Is it too early to think about summer yet? In Reno, never! Sure, there’s little that can beat the serenity of Lake Tahoe after a fresh snowfall. But if you’re like most Southern Nevadans, you’re already thinking about your lawn. And if you’re thinking about your lawn, you’re probably thinking about caring for your electric

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small engine repair

What You Need To Know About Small Engine Repair

Small engine repair can be one of the easiest — and cheapest — mechanical tasks you can perform yourself. Yet many people are intimidated by the idea, and not without good reason. People often assume that small engine repair is the same as auto repair, which can entail a complex system of gaskets, pistons and

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buying a snow blower

6 Things You Need To Know Before Buying A Snowblower

Winter’s here! And while Reno may be blessed with some of the most beautiful winter scenery imaginable, that beauty comes with a cost. Namely, pulled muscles and an aching back from countless hours spent shoveling out your driveway. Hours which you’ll have to repeat as we head into the deep of winter. Maybe you already

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