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2022-2023 Winter Forecast: A Lot of Snow Plowing This Winter

There will be a lot of snow plowing this winter! Nothing gets business owners thinking about snow plowing more than the words “polar vortex”!  As we look toward the winter months there are increasing signs that there will be plenty of the white stuff in the coming season.  This is based, in part, on signs that there are early disruptions …

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 …