The Echo National Sales Event Means a Discount This Spring

Right now ECHO is having its annual National Sales Event, which means a discount on one of their most popular blowers.

Echo USA PB-250LN handheld power blower

The PB250LN blower is a lightweight blower that’s perfect for cleaning grass clippings and backyard leaves. The unit is quiet, easy to use and boasts a 25.4cc 2-stroke engine.
MSRP $169.99, Now only $149.99 

ECHO has tons of other great products that we carry our Orland Park store, like edgers,  trimmers and chain saws. So come by and take advantage of the National Sales Event deal. Offer ends June 30th, 2017. Continue reading

Take Back Your Yard this Fall with ECHO Power Tools

ECHO’s got a great ad running that’s speaks to those of us who’ve let our yard slide. After tough jobs all week it’s a challenge to get our own yard into shape, but ECHO’s line of string trimmers, hedge trimmers, blowers and chain saws are exactly what us weekend warriors need on our side to battle a yard that taunts us.

There are instant rebates on two of our fave ECHO blower models: the PB250LN power blower and the PB500T backpack blower.  We’ve got these, so come see us ASAP!

This ECHO ad will remind you that you’ll need to get out there and take back your yard before it takes you. You’ll be looking behind the bushes for these trolls once you watch it:

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From now until November 30th 2014 

Chain Saw Safety Tips from TCI Magazine

Echo timber wolf chain saw

Many new safety features come standard on today’s saws.

It’s time to breakout the lawn and tree equipment that’s been hibernating in your garage the past six months. All those pieces you forgot about this winter – mowers, trimmers, chain saws – need to be unthawed and prepped for the upcoming season. Now is also a great time to review safety measures for operating equipment. It’s good practice to go over these each year because no matter how much experience you have equipment features change all the time and it’s just not worth the risk of injury to you or your operators.

Tree Care Industry Magazine has an article in this month’s issue on chain saw safety, which any saw operator knows is a number one priority. Chain saws are dangerous things in the hands of an inexperienced operator so they’ve got a few tips to remember next time you fire up your saw. The article covers the essentials: kickback, proper operating and starting techniques and a review of newer safety features that come standard on saws. It’s good stuff so check it out:

Read the full article on page 14 of TCI’s digital mag here.

Stihl or Echo fan? You don’t have to choose with us because we carry both lines between our three Chicagoland stores. Give us a call and we’ll be glad to show you what each line has to offer. Continue reading