Stihl products are available from authorized dealers in both Canada and the United States, usually through garden centers or power equipment dealers. Buyers can find a retailers near them by entering a ZIP code or postal code into the dealer locator on either the American or Canadian version of the Stihl website.
Stihl products are available from independent retailers across North America. The stores that carry their products generally sell power equipment, landscaping equipment or gardening supplies, and they usually also provide service for Stihl equipment. The brand is not sold through big box stores or directly from the manufacturer. According to Popular Mechanics, Stihl's Farm Boss chainsaw is one of the best on the market, as of 2015, and its products receive positive reviews from Consumer Reports as well.
Stihl is a German company that produces high-quality power tools for the outdoors. The founder of the company built the first chainsaw in 1926, and it has been a world leader in chainsaw sales ever since. Although it is most well-known for chainsaws, it also produces other outdoor equipment, such as trimmers, blowers and pressure washers. It provides tools for both the professional construction and landscaping markets, as well as for homeowners. Stihl makes tools powered by gas, electricity and lithium-ion batteries.