Commercial Snow Removal in Arlington Heights, IL

Yes! We provide commercial snow removal in Arlington Heights, Illinois! Brancato Snow & Ice Management can help you just about anywhere in the Chicagoland area, so whether you need help with just one location, or several locations, we have you covered in and around the greater Chicago area. We love plowing around the Arlington Heights area. Not only is Arlington …

Sand Dunes picture which makes me wonder if sand can melt ice

Does Sand Melt Ice?

Does Sand Melt Ice? The short answer to the question “Does sand melt ice?” is “no, but it can affect ice.”  Sand, working together with the sun or friction, can prevent or remove ice build-up. Sand, by itself, does not change the freezing temperature of ice.  If you add sodium chloride (rock or table salt) like what we have in …