Do you recommend using the snow blower on a wooden deck?

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I have a wooden deck. Can I use the snow blower on it without damaging the deck?
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Easiest : It is light enough that you can apply a little counterweight as you push to lift the front up off the deck an inch. (we do this on our gravel drive til we have a little snow base down. Or A bit more fuss, buy some skid plates and just attach them.
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Ken, the Ego snowblower has a scraper bar that will catch anything sticking up, like splinters or board edges. You could use it, but it would be with care as Prariedog has suggested.