Spring is Here!

Spring - Small Engine Repair

Here in Southern Maine spring is in the air and the time has come to get all the summer equipment out of storage! Spectrum Small Engine Repair is gearing up for summer equipment. This is a great time to take care of any maintenance or repairs needed so you can beat the summer rush. Start your Spring off right! If … Read More

Scooter Winterization

Scooter Winterization Tips

Scooter Winterization Tips to Help You Prepare Unfortunately scooter riding season is coming to an end here in Wells Maine. With winter around the corner you’ll need to think about scooter winterization to help you with storing your scooter for the winter. Luckily, Nick has a few tips to help you prepare your scooter for storage. Fuel Maintenance Gas starts to go … Read More

Welcome to our New Website!

New Website Launched

Spectrum has received a new “facelift!” Our new website is more user friendly and offers a robust design that allows us to stand out among other small engine repair websites. We are continually working to keep our website simple, yet elegant, so that our customers can visit us at any time and easily find the information they are looking for. … Read More

How to Winterize Your Tractor or Lawn Mower

Winterize Your Summer Equipment

Here in Wells Maine the winters can get pretty cold. Nick has a few easy tips so you can winterize your summer equipment. The tips below are for equipment you won’t be using for more than 60 days. Unit Clean Start with a thorough cleaning. If you have a pressure washer feel free to use it. Be careful not to push … Read More

Typical Lawn Care

Lawn Care - Proper Mowing Height

What Is the Proper Mowing Height for Grass in Your Yard? How low–or high–should I cut the grass in my lawn? The proper height for mowing your lawn depends on the type of grass, the season, and the growing conditions. For example, bentgrass can be mowed under 1/2″ while tall fescues should be 3-4 inches high. Choosing the correct mowing … Read More

Maintenance for your Lawn Mower

Lawnmower Maintenance

A mower that’s not properly cared for will have years taken off its life and have a lot more problems in the short run as well. A little fast, simple maintenance during the mowing season and before winter can make a huge difference. Keeping the blade sharp as well as a well-cared for engine, will keep your mower humming for … Read More