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 …

Packing It Up Early?

Mark Holman

9 Tips for Postseason Snow Pusher Pros The winter of 2016–17 will go down as one of the balmiest in history. Forget about what the Weather Channel or the Farmer’s Almanac predicted. Snowy, long cold winter in the Northeast? Pshaw! Even Billings, MT saw 50°F temperatures during the third week of February. Granted, Billings did end that week on a …

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 …

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 …

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 …