How to Know What Kind of Snow Blower to Buy.
Snow blowers are great for places where snow is a regular feature in the weather as uncleared snow can not only block access but also cause a danger.
There are 4 very different styles of snow blowers and i'll explain some of the differences.
The width measurement ie 24 inches or 26 inches, makes a big difference to the ease with which you can turn the snow blower. So if using a wider machine might be a challenge for you - bear it in mind.
Some machines allow you to direct the direction of the snow chute ie you can make it go left or right. Some machines need you to direct the snow output ie whether it goes up and down using a manual button. Where as more expensive machines tend to have one handle that allows you to control all the directional factors.
The smaller engines are not as powerful as the bigger ones. If the area you plan to use it has moderate to light snow, you might be fine with a smaller engine, but if the snow you need to clear is heavy and frequent, you should consider a bigger engine. The larger engine sizes allow the snow blowers to turn faster and more powerfully.
Stay safe and make sure that you dont' let children play around with snow blowing equipment.
on Jan 02, 2014 | Garden