Let it snow! The best snow blowers clear sidewalks and driveways, and have easy steering and precise throw control.
View our ratings and reviews and browse our buying guide to find the best snow blowers.
Three-stage gas models are the latest breed of snow blower, aimed at homeowners who have to contend with 18 inches or more of wet, heavy snow.. . .
A two-stage gas snow blower is best for heavy to medium snow up to 16 inches, while a compact two-stage gas snow blower is best for only medium snow up to 16 inches.. . .
A single-stage gas snow blower is best for light to medium snow up to 9 inches.. . .
Single-stage electric snow blowers are best used for light snow up to 6 inches.. . .
A single-stage battery powered model is best for light snow up to 6 inches.
Overall score is currently based solely on our test ratings. We don't yet have survey data to rate for predicted reliability or owner satisfaction because this is a new category to the market.. . .
These can generally clear up to 6 inches of snow. Both corded and battery-powered models are currently on the market.. . .
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The top-performing machines from Consumer Reports' tests make quick work of clearing snow
CR's snow blower ratings include more than a dozen options from the popular brand. A variety of factors will determine which model is right for you.
If you need to move piles of snow in a hurry, a three-stage snow blower should do the trick
Check out these impressive cordless electric models from CR’s tests