When the season finishes, it is important to make sure your trusty machines are tucked away safely and in the right condition to keep them working next season. This doesn’t just mean leaving them in a shed for a few months after use. There are certain steps that are important to make sure it is cared for properly before you can set it aside for the colder months. The majority of garden machines work in similar ways, in that petrol engines will require similar maintenance whether it is a lawn mower or a leaf blower. For detailed maintenance and storing information, make sure to consult your manufacturers manual. There are, however, a few things you can do to prepare your machines for a well-earned rest.