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Snow, Ice, and Everything Nice: Preparing Your Home with Power Equipment

December 19, 2023

Winter storms are weather events characterized by a combination of freezing or near-freezing temperatures, precipitation in the form of snow, sleet, freezing rain, or a mix of these, and often accompanied by strong winds. These storms can have significant impacts on communities, transportation, and daily life. Preparation during these storms is essential for safeguarding lives, protecting property, and ensuring that individuals and communities can effectively navigate and recover from the challenges posed by severe winter weather.

a bunch of cars that are in the snow.

Here are some steps you can take to get ready for winter storms:

Create an Emergency Kit:

  1. Non-perishable food and water for at least three days (e.g., canned goods, energy bars, and bottled water).
  2. Battery-powered or hand-crank radio.
  3. Flashlights with extra batteries.
  4. First aid kit.
  5. Blankets and warm clothing.
  6. Snow shovels, ice melt, and sand for traction.
  7. Extra medication, if needed.
  8. Important documents (ID, insurance, medical records).
  9. Money

Maintain Heating Systems:

  1. Ensure your heating system is in good working condition. If you have a fireplace or wood-burning stove, have it inspected and cleaned.
  2. Check and change furnace filters regularly.
  3. Insulate your home and seal any drafts to conserve heat.
  4. Consider investing in a backup generator or alternative heating methods if you live in an area prone to extended power outages.

Winterize Your Home:

  1. Insulate pipes to prevent freezing and bursting. Let faucets drip during extremely cold weather to prevent freezing.
  2. Clean gutters to prevent ice dams.
  3. Trim overhanging tree branches to prevent them from falling on your home during heavy snow or ice.

Stay Informed:

  1. Sign up for emergency alerts from your local government and weather agencies.
  2. Follow local news and weather reports to stay updated on storm warnings and road conditions.
  3. Use a weather app or NOAA Weather Radio for real-time information.
  4. Assign responsibilities for each family member during an emergency.

Stay Safe During the Storm:

  1. Stay indoors during the storm whenever possible.
  2. Avoid unnecessary travel on icy or snow-covered roads.
  3. If you must go outside, dress in layers and wear appropriate winter gear.

Remember, winter storms can be unpredictable, so it’s essential to be well-prepared and take necessary precautions to keep yourself and your loved ones safe during the winter season.

Champion’s Winter Equipments 

a yellow snow plow sitting on top of snow covered ground.

When it comes to power generation equipment, Champion Power Equipment leads the market. With decades of expertise, we have produced trustworthy and robust power products for the US market as well as international ones. Our goods represent the pinnacle of performance excellence whether used for business, leisure, or the home. We produce electricity that eases your daily burden.

Using Champion power equipment during winter storms can be crucial for various reasons, especially when facing challenges brought about by severe weather conditions.Champion Power Equipment offers a variety of power tools and equipment that can be useful during winter storms. Below are our products commonly used for winter storm preparedness:

  1. Generators: Champion is well-known for its portable generators, which can provide a reliable source of backup power during power outages caused by winter storms. These generators come in various sizes and power capacities to meet different needs, from powering essential appliances to backing up an entire home.
  2. Inverter Generators: These generators, like the Champion Inverter Generator series, are known for their quiet operation and clean power output. Inverter generators are suitable for powering sensitive electronic devices, making them useful for keeping communication devices charged during winter storms.
  3. Snow Blowers: Champion offers snow blowers that can help clear driveways, sidewalks, and other areas affected by heavy snowfall. These machines are designed to handle various snow conditions, making snow removal more efficient and less physically demanding.
  4. Log Splitters: In colder regions, winter storms can lead to an increased demand for firewood. Champion’s log splitters can be valuable for efficiently splitting logs and ensuring a readily available supply of firewood for heating during winter.
  5. Power Cords and Adapters: Having the right power cords and adapters is essential when using generators during winter storms. Champion offers a range of accessories, including extension cords and adapters, to ensure a safe and efficient power connection.
  6. Pressure Washers: Winter storms can leave behind debris and dirt. Champion’s pressure washers can help clean outdoor surfaces, vehicles, and equipment affected by snow, ice, and road treatments.

When using power equipment during winter storms, it’s important to prioritize safety, follow manufacturer guidelines, and be mindful of proper maintenance to ensure the reliable operation of the equipment when needed most.

Also, our renowned customer support is available to you whenever you need it at Champion. Anticipating assistance might be exasperating. For this reason, our staff of extensively skilled and licensed specialists is here around-the-clock to provide you phone or live chat support so you can obtain the assistance you want straight away.

Should you want to address the problem on your own, our Help Center has a vast collection of articles and additional resources that enable you to promptly locate the solutions you require. On our YouTube channel, we also provide a variety of technical films that cover a wide range of topics, including maintenance and troubleshooting.

Ensuring your complete happiness with Champion goods and offering you unmatched service are our top priorities at Champion. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you require assistance.

 

Champion Power Equipment Turns 20

December 14, 2023

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Champion Power Equipment Celebrates 20 Years of Excellence, Innovation and Power

Las Vegas, NV – December 14, 2023 – Champion Power Equipment, a trusted leader in the power equipment industry, proudly announces its 20th anniversary. Since its inception in 2003, Champion has been delivering top-quality products that empower individuals and families nationwide.

Champion’s first location in Duarte, California was founded by three visionary individuals. Champion Power Equipment quickly established itself as a force to be reckoned with. Initially specializing in winches and portable generators, Champion rapidly expanded its product line to cater to various power needs.

Dennis Trine, one of the company’s owners, expressed his pride in Champion’s achievements. “From humble beginnings to a prominent industry player, our growth journey has been nothing short of remarkable. We owe our success to our dedicated team, unwavering commitment to customer service, and our loyal customers who have trusted us to power their lives.”

Throughout its incredible 20-year journey, much of Champion’s growth can be traced back to the company’s dedication to innovation along with its world-class customer service. Champion’s mission-based tagline, “Powering your life” speaks to the fundamental purpose of Champion’s products – providing reliable and efficient power solutions that enhance and simplify everyday life, whether it’s a generator that saves the day during a power outage or a chipper shredder to make yard work easier. 

“We make the power that makes your life easier” sums up the brand’s dedication to delivering high-performance products at affordable prices that offer convenience, durability, and peace of mind.

In an industry cluttered with pretenders and contenders, Champion Power Equipment stands alone as the true champion. One of Champion’s taglines says it best. “Many pretenders, some contenders, one Champion.”

With a steadfast commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction, Champion has continually raised the bar, setting new industry standards. Today, they have multiple patents, are the industry leader in Dual Fuel and Tri Fuel generators, and continue to grow through innovation for the good of their loyal customers. 

Champion’s products are known for their unmatched performance and dependability, from powering homes during unexpected emergencies to fueling outdoor adventures.

As part of the 20th-anniversary celebration, Champion Power Equipment plans to roll out exciting promotions, partnerships, and product launches in the upcoming year. Customers can expect even more powerful, efficient, and eco-friendly solutions in 2024 and beyond.

Join Champion Power Equipment in celebrating this milestone as this classic brand continues to excel and bring power wherever it’s needed most. Follow @ChampionPowerEq on Instagram, check out their YouTube channel @ChampionPowerEquipmentHQ, and visit www.championpowerequipment.com to learn more about their journey and the revolutionary products that have made Champion synonymous with excellence.

CR7 Motorsports Signs Grant Enfinger to Multi-Year Deal

December 12, 2023

Statesville, N.C. (December 11, 2023) – CR7 Motorsports is proud to announce that Grant Enfinger will pilot the No.9 Chevrolet Silverado full-time in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series in 2024 and beyond. In addition to support from Chevrolet, CR7 Motorsports will also have an alliance with McAnally-Hilgemann Racing (MHR). Grant County Mulch and Champion Power Equipment to serve as primary partners.

Enfinger, who earned three wins, nine top-fives and 13 top-10’s in the 2023 NASCAR Truck Series season, will be entering his eighth full-time season in the Truck Series. Enfinger has previously raced for CR7 Motorsports in the Craftsman Truck Series and ARCA Menards Series. “I am extremely excited about this opportunity,” said Enfinger. “I have known Codie and his family for a long time and they have become like family to me.”

“When the opportunity came along, I knew that Grant was the perfect choice,” said Codie Rohrbaugh, team owner of CR7 Motorsports. “With our efforts to elevate our racing program in 2024, I am confident in what Grant will bring to the team.”

With Chevrolet’s support and alliance with McAnally-Hilgemann Racing (MHR), CR7 Motorsports looks to build on their program for 2024 and beyond. In addition to a new facility, the team has also acquired top-notch personnel to build the program. Michael Shelton, a past Truck Series Championship Crew Chief, has been named the General Manager of CR7 Motorsports. Jeff Stankiewicz, who earned the ARCA Menards Championship in 2015 with Enfinger, will be paired together once again as Stankiewicz will serve as the crew chief for the No.9 Chevrolet Silverado. In addition to success with Enfinger, Stankiewicz has also earned the Truck Series Championship in 2020 as crew chief as well as the ARCA Menards Championship in 2018.

Champion Power Equipment, a longtime supporter of Enfinger, will serve as a primary sponsor of the No.9 Chevrolet Silverado in the 2024 season. “We are bringing along Champion Power Equipment, they have been instrumental in my career for over nine years. They have been a huge part of my success in the truck series,” said Enfinger. “It is incredibly special to be able to continue that relationship.”

“I feel like we have all the right pieces in place. With Chevrolet’s help and support, we were able to put this together and have the resources it takes to truly win races and contend for championships. I am expecting growing pains, but I also foresee performance from the beginning,” said Enfinger. “I can’t say thank you enough to everyone that made this happen.

Especially Codie and the entire Grant County Mulch family and everyone at Champion Power Equipment. I am extremely excited about this next chapter in my career and couldn’t be more happy about my decision.”

The 2024 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series will kickoff at Daytona International Speedway on Friday, February 16 at 7:30 p.m. ET, and will air on Fox Sports 1, The Motor Racing Network (MRN) and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.