Gnann’s Fix-It Shop in Springfield, has been in business over 50 years. Originally founded by Bowers Gnann, Jr. in 1964, it is still running strong today. As a small town repair shop in those days, Gnann’s Fix-It Shop fixed small appliances such as electric irons, lamps and toasters. Now, our society is faster paced and people don’t repair these items, they just buy new ones.
Gnann’s has changed with the times and now specializes in the service and sales of power machinery and lawn equipment such as lawn mowers, chain saws, tillers and ATV’s.
Although this small, family-oriented business has grown considerably from its humble roots, the core values of sales and service have not shifted in the least. Gnann’s Fix-It is now owned and operated by Clarence and Charlie Gnann, two of the sons of founder Bowers Gnann. Both Clarence and Charlie grew up working in the store and both know the business from the ground up.
The company has grown considerably in its 51 years. They now have over 10 employees. This enables the brothers to run a smooth operation and give the best service possible to all their loyal and new clients. It is the oldest and most complete establishment of its kind in the area.
They are more than simply a repair shop. They are certified dealers of well-known and reliable brand names such as Snapper, Stihl, Exmark, Billy Goat, Briggs and Stratton, Kohler, Tecumseh and more. And if you are looking for less work and more play, Gnann’s Fix-It also offers a full line of Arctic Cat ATVs, for adults and children. Financing options are available for qualified buyers.
Sales and service is what Gnann’s is all about. You’ll find the most courteous and experiences staff to assist you. “You’re going to find knowledgeable people to deal with,” said Clarence. “We will help you with your problem and walk you through whatever you might need.”
Gnann’s Fix-It stands behind all of their equipment 100% and are always available to answer any power equipment questions you may have, even if you did not purchase it from them. Gnann’s offers full service on most equipment, and has a well-trained staff of friendly and knowledgeable mechanics and sales personnel.
If you prefer to repair your equipment yourself, Gnann’s can also help with that. Their parts department is stocked with a wide variety of various parts for all types of lawn equipment, and if they don’t have it in stock, chances are they can get it within a short amount of time.
“People assume that the big chain stores are cheaper than us, but not necessarily,” said Clarence. “We can be very competitive if people just give us a chance. We handle our own warranty work. Shopping with is guarantees great products and quality service with no need for searching for repair work.”
If friendly, reliable, and honest service is what you are looking for, Gnann’s Fix-It Shop is the way to go. Whether you need new equipment, need old equipment repaired, or are just seeking the expertise of qualified and responsible mechanics, Gnann’s Fix-It can help satisfy all of your lawn and garden and ATV needs.