GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - With winter on its way, homeowners have a laundry list of to-dos in order to be ready ahead of the first snowfall.

Derek Palma of Northern Tool and Equipment joined the KARE News at 4 to demonstrate proper maintenance and preparation for making sure your snow blower is ready after a long summer in storage.

For more information about Northern Tool’s Parts and Service Department to help get equipment ready and running for winter.