How to Plow Snow and Scrape Ice to a “T” this Winter

Mark Holman

Find Your Super Power Where the Rubber Hits the Road by Dale Oberg, Regional Sales Manager Slip, slide, skid. When it comes to plowing snow and scraping ice with a skid steer, “S” definitely does not stand for Superman. For exceptional clearing, maximum productivity and minimal fuel consumption, you need to do it to a “T”. TRACTION. Without traction, neither …

3 Preseason Tips to Prep You for the Snow Removal Season

Mark Holman

What You Need to Know to Start the Snow Season on the Right Foot By Mark Holman, General Manager There’s no time like the present to get ready for the 2016-2017 snow removal season. This may be your first winter on the road or you may be a seasoned pro. Yet, you know that time is money. Don’t wait until …

Which Skid Steer Should You Buy for Snow Removal?

Mark Holman

The Highs and Lows of Hydraulic Flow by Dale Oberg, Regional Sales Manager High-flow or low-flow? When you’re ready to buy a skid steer, this is going to be a primary question. As with most tools and equipment, the answer depends on how you’re going to use it. It reminds me of the old Scottish song, “Loch Lomond” – “You …

The Right Snow Removal Attachment for Your Skid Steer

Mark Holman

Bucket, Pusher, Plow or Blower? Listen to the Job. by Dale Oberg, Regional Sales Manager                                                                                            …

Truck or Skid Steer Snowplow?

Mark Holman

An Unbiased Look at the Pros and Cons by Dale Oberg, Regional Sales Manager The debate rages – what’s better and more efficient for snow removal, plowing with a pickup or a skid steer? There are strong feelings on both sides. Some are skid steer devotees who wouldn’t plow with anything else. Others like their trucks and would rather be …

11 Tips for Hiring the Right Snow Removal Subcontractors This Winter

Mark Holman

by Mark Holman, Director & General Manager, WolfDesign Now that it’s late summer, you’re probably on the hunt for the best subcontractors to help you with your snow removal accounts. How do you hire the right subs? Here are 11 tips to get you started: 1. Look early. Yes, your snow removal competitors start looking for their subcontractors in September. …

How’s This Snowpusher Strike You?

Mark Holman

UltraPusherTE™:  Introducing the Softer Side of Snow Removal by Mark Holman, Director & General Manager, WolfDesign You’re in for a jolt with the UltraPusherTE snowpusher, as in a pleasant surprise when you feel how much smoother the ride is with one on the front of your skid steer. But now that I think about it, you’re actually in for fewer …

The Right Cutting Edge for Plowing or Pushing Snow

Mark Holman

Steel, Rubber or Poly? That depends. by Dale Oberg, Regional Sales Manager  It’s 3 a.m. The snow removal contractor is in the driveway of a condominium complex. He’s already pulled the snow back from the front of the garaged doors and now it’s time to move all that snow to the far end. He lowers his pusher and starts moving …

QuattroPlow™ – What’s in a Name?

Mark Holman

Meet the Most Efficient Snow Removal Attachment in the Industry by Mark Holman, Director and General Manager, WolfDesign QuattroPlow. If you’re a snow removal professional, you’re gonna want one of these babies. Why? Because with a QuattroPlow, you’ll have an angle plow with wings, a straight plow with wings, a hydraulic angle snowpusher, a high-capacity backdrag plow and a wide …

SnowWolf®: A Storied History of Snow Removal Innovation

Mark Holman

SnowWolf®: A Storied History of Snow Removal Innovation Need to Solution Through the Years by Mark Holman, Director and General Manager, WolfDesign® Firsts. When we take a look back at SnowWolf’s nearly 25-year history of snow removal equipment manufacturing, there have been a bunch of them. We’ve had a steady drumbeat of innovations. UltraPlow™. Tight moldboard curvature. Sharper angle. MegaBite …