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Interesting winter, snow and snow and ice management facts from Sneller Snow & Grounds in the Grand Rapids and Lansing areas.

July 31, 2015
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Some Cool and Interesting Facts about Snow – What is Snow? How is Snow Formed?

When the first winter snow falls in Michigan, we all sigh and think about how beautiful and majestic it is. Then by the time spring rolls around, many lose sight of its wonder and hope to never see those annoying little flakes of moisture again. But when you think about it, snow really is amazing – this is especially easy […]
September 8, 2015
Lansing Michigan Capitol in winter

How Winter Weather and Snow Affects Grand Rapids and Lansing Michigan Businesses

All Michigan business will be affected by intense Michigan winters in various ways depending on your type of business and how prepared you are for the snow and ice. If you live in Grand Rapids or Lansing, you don’t need us to tell you winters are as unpredictable as they are cold, but let’s look at some of the details […]
October 8, 2015
Slip Fall Accident

Slip and Fall Lawsuits: Can a Michigan Business Be Sued?

Michigan’s snowy winters, especially in areas such as Grand Rapids and the state capital, Lansing, are often impressive. When snow falls, businesses have risk management concerns of slip and fall accidents on their property. Can a Michigan business be sued for slip and fall accidents on ice? The answer’s a bit complicated but in the end, relatively clear. While we’re […]
December 10, 2015
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Insider’s Guide to Commercial Snow Removal Equipment used in Grand Rapids & Lansing MI

When it comes to keeping you safe and clear during winter, the best Lansing & Grand Rapids Snow Removal companies make use of a variety of commercial snow removal equipment. Since not all situations are the same, professionals must employ specific equipment and custom ice removal treatments to specific situations in order to be effective. To help you understand the […]
January 27, 2016
Alexey Kljatov Snowflakes

A Glimpse into the Hidden World of Snowflakes

As you watch the snow lay down a thick blanket for winter at last, to some it is a welcomed beauty while others find it nothing short of a nuisance. However, while watching the snow fall, few remember that they are actually looking at a somewhat hidden world. That thick blanket of snow is made up of hundreds of billions […]
February 4, 2016

Winter Driving Tips From a Grand Rapids Snow Plowing Company

Nobody knows about driving in Grand Rapids snow better than us – a Grand Rapids snow plowing company! Driving in winter can be scary, especially when you get the kind of snow and ice we get here in Grand Rapids and Lansing, MI. However, here are some things you can do, to keep yourself safe while you drive. Some of […]