With winter around the corner, it’s time to ready your snow clearing equipment! Using a shovel to clear a path during a massive snowstorm can be tedious and cold. Snowblowers, on the other hand, make the removal of snow much easier. As motorized machines, they can clear large heaps of snow quickly and effortlessly. Unfortunately, as this outdoor equipment is required seasonally, it experiences massive downtime post-winter, which often means it is stored away and forgotten until the next winter season.
Regularly maintaining your snowblower will ensure that you get the most out of your investment in terms of effectiveness and longevity. However, before you think servicing is an optional requirement, remember that replacing a snowblower is very costly. On the contrary, servicing your equipment frequently is much cheaper.
As you can see, maintaining snowblower saves you time, money, and headaches. To keep your snowblower in tip-top shape, reach out to PML Contracting, for excellent snowblower maintenance in Ottawa, ON.
Our Snowblower Tune-Up is the most comprehensive in the industry with an eighteen point inspection that leaves you, the consumer with peace of mind that your equipment is effectively taken care of. Our inspections include:
- Snowblower tune up
- Carburetor clean up
- Carburetor integrity test and adjustment
- Oil change and lubrication
- Spark plug change
- New fuel
- Rust proofing
- Belt inspection and adjustment
- Drive system inspection and adjustment
- Spark testing
- Compression testing
- Auger and scrape bar inspection and adjustment
- Shear pins inspection
- Chute hinge and cable adjustment
- Fuel line inspection
- Pull and electric starters inspection
- Tire, rim, and track inspection
- Electrical system inspection
Who can benefit from our maintenance service?
Anyone with a snowblower of any brand and age can take advantage of our Snowblower Tune-Up. The servicing cost is approximately $100 and includes the value-added proposition of an eighteen-point inspection. Usually, a tune-up includes a carburetor clean up if the machine doesn’t start. But, when we clean up carburetors, we take them apart and inspect them, ultrasonically clean them, re-assemble and test for seat integrity.
Another benefit is that we provide you with the right knowledge to avoid the same snowblower issues from recurring in the future. We have over forty years of experience in equipment maintenance, and our technicians are hard workers who look for the root cause of any issue and are eager to educate clients on how to avoid them. Also, we offer a free pick-up and drop-off for clients within a fixed radius.
To avail of our snowblower maintenance services today, head to our shop at 5146 Bank St, or give us a call at (613) 748-7870, to see if you qualify for a free pick-up and drop off. If you do not qualify, there is a charge depending on how far the pick up is.
PML contracting offers maintenance solutions for other equipment as well, which are available throughout the Ottawa region and the surrounding area. Our services include grounds management and maintenance throughout the spring, summer, and fall seasons. We also provide heavy equipment rentals including, tri-axle and tandem dump-trucks, backhoes, and excavators. We serve clients across Ottawa, Carp, Petawawa, Kemptville, Rockland, Brockville, Kingston, Arnprior, Smiths Falls, Perth, Renfrew, and Cornwall, Ontario.