TAG: snow and ice

Get your salt spreaders ready for snow season

July 31, 2023By
Experts recommend testing equipment such as salt spreaders to ensure proper application rates. (Photo: Western Plows)

Winter 2023 is just a few months away. Here are some pro tips to get your salt spreader ready for action. read more

Snow Strategy: Review your scope of work in snow contracts

August 23, 2022By
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Phil Harwood explains how a clear scope of work section may result in a longer contract, but it may also result in a better relationship with your customer. read more

Why snow and ice insurance is such a challenge

August 23, 2022By
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Some experts say high risk and liability make it tough for companies with snow and ice removal to find and keep coverage. read more

CrewTracker Software releases summer update

July 6, 2022By

CrewTracker Software released its Summer ‘22 update, containing performance gains and direct integration with WeatherWorks Certified Snowfall Totals. read more

Advanced Service Solutions completes acquisition of Coast Workplace Solutions

May 3, 2021By

Advanced Service Solutions has acquired Coast Workplace Solutions located in Everett, Wash. Advanced Service Solutions was founded in 2007 and began working in snow and ice removal and has developed into a full-service facilities maintenance provider. Coast Workplace Solutions has been historically focused on interior services and the deal will help to bolster Advanced’s interior maintenance division. President of Coast Workplace... read more

LM 2019 Industry Pulse: Weather report

January 17, 2020By
A wet spring in many parts of the country hindered some landscape companies. (Photo: Willowpix/iStock / Getty Images Plus/Getty Images)

During 2019, landscape professionals had to contend with whatever weather Mother Nature provided, which varied across the country. read more