between customer and snowplowing driver is essential to making
sure you're getting your money's worth. You are not paying for
snowplowing, you are paying for a snowplowing service.
Be sure that you communicate your expectations to your
snowplowing service provider. You should have a
contract that is signed and dated by both parties. The contract
clearly defines what is expected and it protects the customer
depth - Some snowplowing services
do not plow the driveways if storms are less than 3 inches.
This can be a problem with a 3 inch slush storm that is
followed by two weeks of freezing temperatures.
rates are sometimes based on
snow depth, or per trip/per storm. Shoveling and ice melt (if
available from your provider) are usually additional charges.
Be sure to understand your plowing rate and what it will cost
seasonally for your snow removal service.
- Find out if your
snowplow driver is available throughout the storm. You should
have a cell phone number to be able to call your driver during
a storm. Is it a 24-hour service, or somebody just looking to
make a few bucks in his spare time? An insurance binder should
be available to you upon request.
- The timing of plowing
driveways depends upon several things. The depth and density of
the snow, street plowing, and contract pricing are all factors
in how often your snow plow driver visits your driveway. As a
snowplowing service provider, we try to be sensitive to our
customers budget, but also maintain the driveways in such a way
that our customers can leave for work without getting stuck. A
plow route may take three or more hours to complete after the
storm is over and the town plows drop their make the final
Snowplowing services available in Hudson, New