News / Updates / Store Specials

RECIPES - Grilled Beef Wellington

Posted by Nancy Nelson on Sep 19, 2016 1:53:08 PM


Serves: 4

Read More

Topics: Grilling, BBQ

Get Ready for Barbecue Season With These Simple Maintenance Tips

Posted by Nancy Nelson on Apr 19, 2016 10:50:01 AM

Repeated heating and cooling can loosen fasteners over time. A few minutes of simple maintenance at the beginning of the season and periodically throughout the year will keep your Primo Ceramic Grill performing well.

Tools Needed:

  • Oval XL 400 & Oval LG 300: 14mm (9/16”), 11mm (7/16”) and 10mm
  • Oval JR 200: 13mm (1/2”), 11mm (7/16”) and 10mm
  • Phillips and Flathead Screwdrivers

Step #1 (Check Hardware Tightness)

  • The Two Carriage Bolts That Secure the Bands (The two bolts should be bent when you purchased the grill).
  • Hinge Plate Cap Nuts (fastened to bands)
  • Handle Cap Nuts
  • Any exposed hardware on Primo Cradles, Carts and Grill Tables.


* Tip for Spinning Screws
If the cap nuts don't seem to tighten properly, apply pressure between the band and flange of the handle or hinge with a flat head screwdriver while tightening the cap nuts.


Step #2 (Check the Gaskets for Proper Sealing)

  1. Open the grill and use a dollar bill and place half the bill on top of the base gasket, then close the grill and pull out the dollar bill. 
  2. Repeat in several places around the circumference of the grill.
  3. If there is tension on the bill or it cannot be pulled out, then the gaskets are fine.
  4. If there is no tension and the bill easily comes out the gaskets should be replaced. Contact Nelson's Hometowne Recreation, your local Primo Dealer, to get a replacement kit.


Primo University Mainteance Videos

Read More

Topics: Grilling, BBQ, Maintenance, Tips

Business Hours

Spring/Summer Hours (May 1 - Aug 30)

Mon – Fri: 9am - 7pm
Sat:   9am - 5pm
Sun: 10am - 4pm

Fall/Winter Hours (Sept 1 - Apr 30)

Mon – Fri: 10am - 6pm
Sat:   9am - 5pm
Sun: Closed

Get In Touch

Contact Us

Nelson's Hometowne Recreation (HRT)
1700 US-14
Janesville, WI  53545

Get Driving Directions


virtual tour button


Something Powerful

Tell The Reader More

The headline and subheader tells us what you're offering, and the form header closes the deal. Over here you can explain why your offer is so great it's worth filling out a form for.


  • Bullets are great
  • For spelling out benefits and
  • Turning visitors into leads.