Who makes and owns the Troy-Bilt pressure washer brand?

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MTD Consumer Group, Inc. is the parent company of Troy-Bilt LLC.

Troy-Bilt went bankrupt in 2001. Well, the parent company, Garden Way, Inc. did.

Troy-Bilt has a long history. MTD Consumer Group bought the Troy-Bilt and Bolens brands in 2001 out of bankruptcy court.

MTD is a large lawn and garden equipment company with yearly revenue approaching $2 billion.

MTD also owns these brands:

  • Cub Cadet
  • MTD Pro
  • Remington
  • Yard-Man

Here is a detailed write-up I did on the history of the Troy-Bilt brand.


Jamey has been testing and reviewing top pressure washers for 7 years. He worked as a commercial pressure washer at a rendering plant for 3 years and all up has been using commercial and residential pressure washers for 15+ years. He is also a mechanical engineer and while working in the mining industry designed several turn-key light industrial vehicle wash pads.