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Winter and Snow Blower Safety

Snow blowers are those handy winter machines that save your back from the strain of shoveling snow. A good snow blower is vital to reducing the negative effects of snow accumulation during those long winter months. We often think of snow blowers in terms of convenience. Snow Blowers allow us to remove large amounts of

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What Types of Snow Blowers are Best for The Lake Tahoe Region?

There are many different types of snow blowers. The types of snow blowers are usually categorized by cost, size, power source and snow moving ability. The type of snow blower that you need is largely dependent upon the area in which you live and the amount of snowfall you get annually. Below we will briefly

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Portable Generator Repair Tips

A portable generator is a huge investment in terms of both cost and necessity. Making sure that your portable generator is running properly can mean the difference between convenience and comfort during a power outage caused by a winter storm, or the misery and possible safety hazards associated with long term power outages. Whatever you

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Snow Blower Maintenance

As we move into the winter months in the Lake Tahoe and Reno areas, making sure that your snow blower is ready to take on all the seasonal snow is a necessity. Snow blower maintenance is not a difficult undertaking, but it is not easy either, and sometimes it requires the skills and experience of

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Should Tahoe’s residents have their snow blower repaired for El Nino?

The debate has been raging amongst meteorologists about the 2015 El Nino weather patterns in the Pacific Ocean. Leaving many Tahoe residents with the question “Am I winter ready?”   Many of you learned long ago how to stock survival supplies like food and water, but what about mobility. “Is your snow blower repaired and

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Snow Blower Repair Quick Tips

Are you ready for the snow season? Before winter brings fresh powder for skiing season in Lake Tahoe, make sure you are ready to clear snow out with your snow blower! Dust off your snow blower and get ready for the winter season. Before you start putting your snow blower to use, make sure your

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Lawn Mower Maintenance

Lawn Mower Maintenance

Whether you mow your lawn weekly or just the day before that garden party, you will want to keep your lawn mower in tip top shape. Keep your lawn mower running well for a long time with proper lawn mower maintenance. As with all small engine appliances, the first step in improved lawn mower maintenance

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portable generator maintenance

Portable Generator Maintenance Tips

Your portable generator allows you to support outdoor and emergency electrical needs, and it is imperative you take good care of your portable generator. At Greg’s Small Engine Service & Repair, we have come up with some important things to keep in mind for portable generator maintenance! Gasoline and Oil Requirements When going through your

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Pressure Washer Tips

Sometimes areas of your property need a deep cleaning. The outside of your house and your driveway are two of the biggest culprits for accumulating dirt and grime, diminishing the overall appearance of your home. After using a pressure washer, your house, driveway, and patio will look like new! How to Choose a Pressure Washer

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Keeping Small Engines Clean

From lawnmowers and snowblowers to pressure washers and portable generators, there are many small engine appliances that can make life easier for residents of Lake Tahoe and South Lake Tahoe. To increase the longevity of use of small engine appliances, Lake Tahoe and South Lake Tahoe homeowners can keep their small engine appliances clean. Remove

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