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As far as when and how often, that's half art and half science. It's best to get a layer of salt down first to keep the snow/ice from bonding with the pavement, then it's going to be up to the equipment and manpower at your disposal as well as the predicted snowfall totals, duration of event, mixes of snow and ice as well as how clear you need to keep the areas. Is this a hospital or a duplex? Some places, like a PECO (local electrical utility) substation have a zero tolerance policy for ice and snow. If you're the snow contractor, you better be Nike Roshe Womens Floral
How Often Should Snow Be Cleared During a Large Storm
I give to prevent injury but at the same time wondered if anyone had experience with the courts for snow related falls. I feel like it could be open season for a tenant to take advantage of an inch of snow on the ground. references) we put salt on two steep stairways and in entrance ways. There are no snow removal services here, the city doesn't plow or clear anything but main snow routes; and everything closes down if we have measurable snow. Consequently, it's virtually impossible to get to the properties when it's snowing so we try to prepare the tenants to help themselves.
pre salt the walkways and steps and honestly might be going a little over board with trying to keep the properties clear of snow during storms. At the end of the day I feel like I have a pretty good story to tell for the attention that Roshes Mens Camo
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Lots of variables, hope that helped a bit.
salting and plowing at the first flake. If it's a MFH and the forecast is a couple of inches over a few hours, wait till its all done. If it's 8" 10", you best get a jump on it if it's you and a shovel, I'd rather do 4" twice than 10" once, unless you've got a decent snow blower.
My initial (knee jerk) response was to say use common sense . but what constitutes a large storm is relative . the weather that has paralyzed Texas these past days is normal winter fare here.
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Here we take our lead from the City and school / Nike Roshe Run New Black/White Speckled business closures. hospitals) cleared during the heart of the storm and will wait until the storm is dwindling/stopped to begin full cleanup. Similarly on weekend, they may do even less until the snowfall has completed.
Our snow removal service operates along the same lines. On weekdays, if they can get to the property, they will cut an initial path before 06:30, in so all tenants can get out and get to work. They then return after the tenants are gone and clean the entire parking. If schools and business closures are being announced, then the City may not be as far along in their efforts and the service may not make it to the property by 06:30. This is the proverbial "snow day" and we usually get 2 4 serious snowfalls a winter (with accumulation of 16 24+ inches). In Philadelphia, it's 6 hours after the last snowfall, then they get into path widths as well.
As a practical matter I try to do several snow removals for really big snowfalls (a foot or more) and I advise my tenants to do the same.
If we had regular snow, we'd do a snow blower and clear after the bulk of the snow was done.
On day 4 of the ice, I actually salted a section of our city street myself so I could get to the main road without killing myself.
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I wonder if the snow removal standard established by the municipality the property is in could serve as a reasonable standard. For example in my area each municipality has a standard stated in term of "snow must be cleared x hours after the snowfall has ended." The snow removal ordinances I see don't expect any snow removal during a storm because they are all phrased in this way.
I have read posts discussing who does the snow removal but didn't come across one regarding how often. Question is, if there was a snow storm that lasted let's say 8 hrs and accumulated10 inches, do you clean up once the storm stops or several times in between? With the concern of a slip and fall suit I wonder what the courts consider negligent. If you do it yourself, discount rent to a tenant, hire the neighborhood kid, or a property management company this should apply. If you rely on someone else for snow removal and they don't make it there until hours after the storm the landlord is ultimately responsible if someone falls on the stairs or walkways right?
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