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    A Guide to Snow Removal, Snow Melting Mats & Facility Maintenance

     

    Connecticut School District Increases Safety, Lowers Liability Risk with Snow Melting Mats

    Posted by Ryan Williams on May 10, 2017 9:14:00 AM

    Doraville, GA, May 2017 With winter temperatures in East Hartford, CN, dipping into the teens and typical snowfall accumulation registering 45 inches a year, reducing winter-related slip-and-fall accidents is a serious concern at East Hartford Public Schools, where the average school grade ranges between 500 and 550 students.  To meet the safety challenge, the school district recently had a HeatTrak Snow Melting Mat System installed on a walkway to one of its school buildings to keep it clear of snow and ice during harsh winter weather.

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    Topics: Heated Floor Mats, Snow Melting, Snow Melting Mats, Safety, Press Release

    10 Facts about Heated Snow Melting Mats that will help you Sleep at Night

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Jul 18, 2016 12:00:00 AM

    Snow melting mats offer the perfect snow removal method for businesses and residential properties. Now you can afford to sleep comfortably during those long, cold winter nights, without worry of impending snow storms.

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    Topics: Heated Floor Mats, Snow Melting Mats

    Building a Sustainable Plan for Handling Snow Removal

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Jul 21, 2015 4:30:00 AM

    The average person thinks of snow removal as an occasional problem dealt with using a shovel or maybe a snow plow. However, every facility manager and business owner who has to deal with this issue understands that the problem is much more complex. If you add sustainability objectives to the equation, it presents even more challenges. How do you navigate the world of sustainable snow removal?

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    Topics: Snow Removal, Heated Mats, Commercial Property Management, Heated Floor Mats, Facility Management, Facilities Maintenance

    Will Your Ice & Snow Removal Plan Stand Up to Old Man Winter?

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Jul 20, 2015 8:10:00 AM


    Having an effective snow removal plan is a necessity with today’s unpredictable weather. A last-minute storm can have personnel scrambling to clear parking lots, sidewalks, and other areas before they pose a risk to site visitors. A significant snowfall can have employees working around the clock trying to keep up with snow accumulation. Is your ice and snow removal plan ready for Old Man Winter? Keep reading to find out.

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    Topics: Snow Removal, Commercial Property Management, Heated Floor Mats, Facility Management, Facilities Maintenance