Ask Your Question

Angie's List Answers is the trusted spot to ask home improvement and health questions and get answers from service companies, health providers and consumers. For ratings and reviews on companies in your area, search Angie's List.

 
 
or
Submit
Top 30 Days Experts
Rank Leader Points*
1 kstreett 240
2 Guest_9020487 110
3 Guest_9190926 105
4 GoldenKid 100
5 ahowell 95
6 KnowledgeBase 95
7 skbloom 80
8 Guest_98024861 70
9 Guest_9311297 70
10 Guest_9400529 70

*Updates every 4 hours

Browse Projects By Category

Question DetailsAsked on 11/13/2014

Hello, I need to find a snow removal company for this winter. I live in MD. Thank you for your help.

I live in Bowie, Maryland and have a long drive way, 3 members of my family work in the healthcare field and must go to work on snow days. I need a reliable contractor to do the job this winter.

Do you have the same question? Follow this Question


1 Answer

Angie's List Member Answer

Angie’s List Members can login here to view this answer.

Not an Angie's List Member?

Join to view this answer. Members also get reviews on local service providers, plus save up to 50% on popular home projects from top-rated professionals!

0
Votes

Here is a link to a prior similar question with two responsesthat should help you -


https://answers.angieslist.com/I-find...


I know in our area, for residential service (which takes second-billing to commercial year-long contract properties), the most reliable ones are the greenhouse and larger year-around landscaping companies that keep their experienced more senior summer workers employed year-around by doing snowplowing/shovelling. For the most reliable service, go with a company that has several plow trucks and operators so a heavy snow or truck breakdown does not putthem out of businessfor a day or two, get an annual flat-rate contract (or sometimes annual flat rate plus addition if more than a certain large amount of snow), and talk to the OWNER about getting priority put on your place due to residents being healthcare workers - especially if hospital workers. Many plow companies will put priority service in heavy snows (typically defined as more than 3-4 inches) on doctors, firemen, policemen, and hospital workers. Also, year-long contracts get priority over snowfall-by-snowfall calls from homeowners, because those are their dependable customers and already paid for.

Answered 6 years ago by LCD




Related Questions


Terms Of Use
|
Privacy Policy