In our interview, STIHL apprentice and “Jugend forscht”* winner Patrick Ziesel talks about how his invention came to be and what he has experienced since winning the national competition.
Nothing could be cosier in winter than a fire in the fireplace. The wonderful scent of wood, the crackling sound of the sparks and the warming glow are good reasons why heating with fireplaces and stoves is so popular. What’s more, wood is a renewable resource and is particularly environmentally friendly.
“Made by STIHL” is a brand promise – no matter the location of production. So STIHL and China have been a very successful combination for many years. Since 2006, our plant in Qingdao has been proving that tried-and-tested STIHL quality can also come from China. The secret? Production processes, quality standards, occupational health and safety standards, and environmental standards at STIHL are equally high all over the world.
Power tools, such as lawn trimmers and hedge trimmers, should be inspected one last time at the end of the season before they go into hibernation for several months in the winter. In general, you have to take good care of your helpful garden tools if you want to be able to use them again right away when spring comes.
Giving your best in your day-to-day work you surely should receive the best possible support from your tools. This is why STIHL invented M-Tronic: An innovative system that makes a lot of things possible – even leaving off work early.
Whether you want to cut up firewood, do tree maintenance or just go about some creative do-it-yourself (DIY): In a domestic setting, there are numerous occasions that call for the help of a motorised saw. But how do you navigate your way through the jungle of products out there?
Where would a beautiful garden be without a well-tended lawn? Sumptuous green blades are every garden owner’s dream. To boost your gardening satisfaction, we have put together four tips on how to care for your lawn.
You can get various offers of outdoor power equipment at just about any big box retailer – but you can’t get a STIHL. Why? Because STIHL products are only sold through authorized dealers. STIHL Dealers provide a high level of knowledge and they offer expert advice, qualified service and perfect all-round care.