THE SNOWPLOW BLOGGER

 

Financing Snow and Ice Removal Equipment

Posted by Katie Schinderle

Mar 30, 2017 4:32:35 PM

Whether it is the beginning of a winter season and you need to add equipment to service new contracts or the end of a profitable season and time to replace equipment that took a beating all season long, understanding the financing options available to you is beneficial. Every purchase is unique and every business has different capabilities and needs. Below are several financing options for you to consider. 

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

Auger or Pintle Chain: Which V-box Hopper Spreader System Is Right For You?

Posted by Mark Klossner

Mar 16, 2017 2:08:00 PM

If you’re doing research on electric v-box hopper spreaders, you are learning quickly that the two types of material feed systems available are the auger and pintle chain. If you don’t have a lot of experience with these spreader feed systems, you may be having a difficult time selecting which system best fits your snow and ice management needs. BOSS offers a pintle or auger feed system on the VBX and FORGE line of spreaders. There are some key differences between the two feed systems that are important to understand.

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

Spreading the Finishing Touch

Posted by Katie Schinderle

Aug 30, 2016 11:34:08 AM

To a business owner, keeping the entrance and sidewalk to his or her business clear is necessary and is often included in snow removal contracts. Snow removal contractors need quality equipment in order to fulfill the contract requirements and reduce slip and fall injuries in the winter. Spreading de-icing material is like applying the finishing touch to taking care of snow and ice removal buildup. 

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

Strike Back with the HTX V-Plow

Posted by Katie Schinderle

Aug 11, 2016 11:46:15 AM

BOSS continued its commitment to the half-ton truck market with the release of the HTX V-plow. Now you can put your half-ton truck or SUV vehicles to use with the HTX V-plow for when Old Man Winter Strikes. Strike back with full plow power in a compact package. 

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

Push Away Winter

Posted by Katie Schinderle

Jul 26, 2016 10:32:47 AM



In the early 1800’s snow shovelers were hired to clear the streets for all snow events. Hundreds of shovelers would parade through the streets, shoveling away, to ensure the streets were cleared for horse and carriages. Now, can you imagine the nastiest, coldest blizzard you’ve ever plowed in and then imagine tackling it with only a shovel? The truck and snowplow changed the snow and ice removal game; however, the shovel continues to play a very real and vital role in any modern snow removal job and should not be dismissed too readily.

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

Efficiency at Every Angle

Posted by Taylor Peiffer

May 19, 2016 1:40:14 PM

The BOSS EXT allows you to maximize efficiency with complete wing control. See all of the ways the BOSS EXT dominates parking lots and wide open spaces. For more information on the BOSS EXT visit, www.bossplow.com.

 

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

Box Plow Protection-Segmented Trip Edge Design

Posted by Tyler Steinbrecher

Apr 20, 2016 2:30:00 PM

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

How to Solve Your Sidewalk Snow Removal Problems with an ATV/UTV Snowplow

Posted by Katie Roell

Apr 12, 2016 1:31:00 PM

Whether you are in charge of clearing a city sidewalk or residential path, the BOSS ATV and UTV set up could be the answer to your sidewalk snow removal problems. The use of ATV and UTV equipment has become a popular tool in the snow removal toolbox for good reason. The size, quality, and added benefits make the ATV and UTV a perfect answer for your sidewalk snow removal jobs.

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

Expand Your Plowing Potential- Top Features of the BOSS EXT

Posted by Katie Roell

Mar 15, 2016 1:00:00 PM

Designed with the durability, dependability and innovation you expect from BOSS Snowplow, the new BOSS EXT brings legendary BOSS toughness and reliability to the expanding plow game. With best in class features, the EXT is another tool to add to your arsenal of snow removal products.

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

How to Determine if Your Truck Needs a Leveling Kit

Posted by Katie Roell

Feb 29, 2016 9:52:57 AM

So often lift kits get attention for increasing vehicle performance, however, when it comes to plowing snow, a leveling kit may be just what you need for optimal snowplowing capabilities.Many people like the appearance of a stock style stance vehicle over one that is slightly lower in the front, but there are other practical purposes for a leveling kit beyond looks especially for snow plowing.

Read More

Topics: Buyer's Guide

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts