Whether you are trying to remove light snow or heavy snow, this snow thrower does the job! I have owned this machine for three years now, and I use it every winter. It is efficient, and it does not take too long to remove the snow. It was decently-priced, and I would recommend it to anyone looking for a reliable snow thrower. Performance This snow thrower works like a charm. It can remove even the heaviest of snow with ease. Handling This machine is actually not too cumbersome, and I can maneuver it easily. This is an aspect I really enjoy about this snow thrower. Durability It is very durable. After three long and snow-filled winters, I still have not encountered any issues with this machine. Ease of Use I love this aspect the most. I read the instructions booklet once, and I learned how to use this snow thrower right away without any problems. Engine Power This is not a heavy machine, but you would be surprised by the amount of engine power it has.