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Lawn Mower Repair

Lawn Mower Repair and Troubleshooting Tips

It happens to the best of lawn mowers. They pop, sputter and fail. Even the most meticulous maintenance cannot prevent all the issues that come with lawn mowers and other small engine equipment. But most of these problems are not all that serious and a little DIY lawn mower repair and troubleshooting can get the

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TORO

Snow Blower Guide

The Reno and Tahoe region is known for its year around scenery. In the summer, the painted landscape of the high desert gives way to the dense pine greenery circling the crystal blue of the lake. The winter brings with it heavy snow, dusting the tops of the trees and leaving the harsh desert a

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Small Engine Repair

Small Engine Maintenance

Whether it be in a lawnmower to cut that thick summer grass, or a snow blower for the dense pack that blocks your driveway, small engines help us with some of the most labor intensive home care tasks. If you own your own home, equipment powered by small engines is nearly mandatory. Without this equipment,

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Log Splitter safety tips. image of split wood

Types and Uses of Log Splitters

Chopping wood is a strenuous task. Some people, however, enjoy the manual labor and exercise of chopping wood after a long work week of staring at a computer screen. For those of you who aren’t big on strenuous and possibly injury inducing work, there is an easier, less excruciating way to prepare the firewood you

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Snow Blower tune up

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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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 Repair Lake Tahoe

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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Snow Blower Repair

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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Testimonials

Greg and son run a great business. They provided a a very good ball park estimate when I first called. They were very helpful and honest in helping determine whether the repair would be worth it. They…
Paul S. , Reno