Should I Replace My Lawn Mower Blade(s)?
Should I Replace My Lawn Mower Blade(s)?

Lawn mower blades are made to last a long time but not forever. It can be hard to decide if your blade needs to be replaced or just sharpened. This article examines the quality of 4 lawn mower blades, explaining if they should be replaced or not. Blade #1: REPLACE This blade is completely worn […]

July 18, 2018

Oil Recommendation Guide
Oil Recommendation Guide

There are many different grades of engine oil to select from.  To make it easier, we have provided a list of choices along with the description of each to help you select the best oil for your power equipment: Oils for Heavy Duty Diesel Engines John Deere Plus 50 II SAE 15W-40 Superior Protection for […]

June 19, 2017

When To Sharpen or Replace Your Mower Blade(s)
When To Sharpen or Replace Your Mower Blade(s)

One of the most important tips to having a healthy lawn is to use sharp mower blades. Sharp blades cut grass cleanly which helps the grass to recover faster and stay green. A dull blade will rip the grass blades, leaving ragged tears that weaken the grass and promote grass diseases. Mowing with sharp blades […]

April 20, 2017

How To Winterize Your Lawn Mower and Power Equipment
How To Winterize Your Lawn Mower and Power Equipment

With today’s gas, it is essential to properly store your gas powered equipment, such as hand held power equipment, lawn & garden tractors, and snowblowers, to prevent costly repairs caused by today’s ethanol blended gas.  (Please see “Don’t Take Your Fuel Quality For Granted” section below) For best storage results, Minnesota Equipment recommends Stihl’s MotoMix […]

April 20, 2017