Before you depart for spring break with the family, consider these security tips to keep your home safe and sound while you’re away. Yard upkeep plays a significant role in deterring home invasion, so Briggs & Stratton has gathered some helpful suggestions below. According to ADT Home Security, a home invasion occurs every 13 seconds […]

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In warmer climates, where snow isn’t an ever-present threat as it is elsewhere in the country, winter lawn and garden survival follows a different set of rules. In these areas, lawns require some additional upkeep and winterizing isn’t a “set it and forget it” situation. Follow the tips below to make sure your winter lawn […]

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National Inventor’s Day celebrates the achievements of renowned American inventors. As a world leader in small engines, Briggs & Stratton was founded by some of America’s greatest inventors and entrepreneurs. Stephen Foster Briggs was born December 4, 1885 in Watertown, South Dakota. After years of tinkering and experimenting with mechanics, Briggs became the town’s electrician, […]

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It’s critical to have proper tools and supplies in your vehicle in the event of an unpredictable pit stop. While we’d all like to avoid getting stranded or stuck, life happens and it’s best to be prepared. Build your own emergency car kit specifically for your climate and passenger needs. Organize your kit in a […]

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Many folks don’t know that gasoline can begin to degrade and oxidize (go stale) in as little as 30 days after it is pumped—and that’s assuming it was fairly fresh when you pumped it. Regardless, you’re now wondering if you blew it and your fuel is now stale. (Not sure what “stale” gasoline is? Take […]

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Winter is in full swing in most parts of the U.S., which means winter storms have the propensity to pop up at any moment. Extreme winter weather can wreak havoc on your home and even make staying inside dangerous if you aren’t prepared. Here are a few key preparation tips to help. Create a winter […]

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Connectivity is a significant part of life these days, and Briggs & Stratton is bringing you the first Bluetooth-enabled portable generator available for purchase. The Briggs & Stratton 8,000 Watt** Elite Series™ Portable Generator with StatStation® Wireless Bluetooth® enabled technology allows you to monitor the unit via supported Apple® and Android™ smartphones. Bluetooth connectivity eliminates […]

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