6 Tips for Surviving the Holidays as a Snow Pusher

Mark Holman

By SnowWolf Staff The holidays are upon us and depending on where you live in the U.S. or Canada, you may have a white Christmas. While you may enjoy listening to carols extolling the beauty of a white Christmas, snowstorms may keep you away from family over the holidays. Do you know how to survive the holidays as a snow …

How to Keep Everyone Safe on the Road—Including You

Mark Holman

8 Tips to Maintain Safety during a Snowstorm By Mark Holman, Co-CEO While safety is number one on your mind when you’re out plowing snow, there are drivers who will still try to get by you. When there are impatient drivers, who are honking their horns, getting into your blind spot or just simply speeding up to get around you, …

What’s Your Favorite Snow Gear?

Mark Holman

By SnowWolf Staff  When you’re out in the field, clearing snow and ice for your customers, what is your favorite snow gear? You know it needs to keep you warm from head to toe. But does your gear also have deep pockets to hold a cell phone or some tools? At SnowWolf, we asked some of our employees who used …

18 Night Plowing & Safety Hacks

Mark Holman

By Mark Holman, CO-CEO It’s Jack’s first night out on the road pushing snow from a parking lot so a strip mall can open its doors tomorrow morning. Jack feels tired and hungry. And the plow has stopped working. So, he gets out of his truck to see what the problem is, and he starts fixing it—only it’s taking him …

Add Anti-Icing to Your De-Icing Services This Winter

Mark Holman

By: SnowWolf Staff In the past few years, the use of brine as an anti-icing agent has grown in popularity. The one drawback, however, for smaller snow management companies is making and storing brine for the winter season. But, there are pre-made brines on the market for you to try until your business gets to the size where it makes …

6 Hacks to Get Your Clients to Pay on Time

Mark Holman

By Mark Holman, Co-CEO You get in your truck on a dark, cold night to push snow so your client can open up their business on time the next day. You do the work—even get complimented on the thorough job you did, but when it comes time to pay, the customer is AWOL. Frustrating, isn’t it? And yet, it’s part …

SnowWolf® Introduces All-New, Redesigned FlexPlow

Mark Holman

All-Purpose Plow Combines Snow Removal, Light Landscaping In One Attachment   BURNSVILLE, Minn. (Aug. 7, 2017) – SnowWolf® has introduced its newly redesigned FlexPlow, an all-purpose plow that works equally well for snow removal and light dirt moving or landscaping. The versatility of the Burnsville, Minn.-based company’s new attachment is made possible by a semi-floating torsion system that provides infinitely …

So You Want to Get into the Snow Removal Business?

Mark Holman

Tips for First Time Plowers By Mark Holman, General Manager It’s the middle of summer, and you’re looking into an add-on service to cover your landscaping business through the slow winter season. Your area gets a lot of snow and with all of the new retail centers, subdivisions and senior living centers, you know that you can earn a profit …

6 Benefits to Attending a Snow and Ice Industry Trade Show

Mark Holman

By Mark Holman, General Manager Now that the snow has melted and snowstorms are less frequent, it’s trade show time for the snow and ice industry. As a business owner, trade shows can be a time where you learn about cutting edge snow equipment, take classes and workshops to learn about running a profitable snow and ice business, as well …

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 …