Snow Blowing & Plowing
November 15th-April 1st
We have been in the snow business and plowing since 2007. In 2011 we started snow blowing driveways with a Bobcat skid steer rather than a truck and plow. The results were great and we soon realized there were many advantages to snow blowing over plowing. Most of Canada relies on snow blowing over plowing, and recently many manufactures have developed new and innovative snow blowers designed for contractors like us who specialize in residential snow blowing services.
For the 2018-2019 winter we added 3 additional tractors and snow blowers into our fleet, 4 more in 2019-2020, another 3 for 2020-2021, and 3 more for the 2021-2022 season. Bringing our total to 15 tractors and 3 trucks. The majority of our snow business is now blowing.
Advantages of snow blowing include:
Safety- No huge piles of snow to create blind spots when backing out of driveways
Minimal lawn damage- tractors never have to drive off the driveway so there is little to no lawn damage and repair needed come spring.
Appearance- Snow blowing leaves clean cut edges to the driveway making driveways look nicer than if they were plowed with a traditional snow plow and truck.
Frequently Asked Questions
What areas does sceLawnCare service with plows and blowers?
We service most areas of the towns of Webster and Ontario, North of Rt. 104.
How do I sign up
Contact us for a free quote
Sign up- You will need to sign our contract (blank copy can be viewed here) and submit payment for the first half of the snow season. (Contracts and 1st payment are due to our office by October 15th)
Submit payment for 2nd half of snow season (2nd installment is due to our office by January 15th)
When does sceLawnCare come to clear the driveway?
We monitor weather conditions 24 hours a day 7 days a week. When snow is forecasted our alarms start going off for the day at 12:00 AM to check conditions and stay on top of the snow. Our crews start clearing the snow as soon as 3" of snow has fallen. We try to keep our routes to a maximum of 4 hours and have all properties cleared by 6:30 am. Although this is our goal and we work hard to always meet it, sometimes mother nature dishes out a blizzard starting at 5:00 or 6:00 am. To be 100% transparent, if this happens we will start plowing once we have 3" of snow and our routes will have a delayed start time.
Will sceLawnCare come twice in one day?
If conditions permit, ABSOLUTELY. In fact, we will service properties up to 3 times in a 24 hour period.
How much does it cost?
Seasonal prices are as low as $295 + tax for single car wide driveways and at $315 + tax for double wide driveways. In addition, for every referral you provide and help us sign for snow blowing/plowing, you can be credited $25 per referral (just let our office know). NO LIMITS. Refer a dozen friends, family, and neighbors and your snow blowing/plowing for that season could be FREE.
We also offer neighborhood discounts as follows:
10 or more neighbors save additional 10% off limited/unlimited seasonal rates
20 or more neighbors save additional 15% off limited/unlimited seasonal rates
Find out your neighborhood discount
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Standard Pricing for 2 car wide by 3 car long driveway:
Seasonal Rate (up to 17 trips) $315 + tax- If we go over 17 trips, it's only $18 + tax per trip over 17
Seasonal Unlimited (fixed budget plan, pay 1 price) $395 + tax. Never pay an overage.
On Demand (you call, we come within 24hrs of call) 0-6" snow $50+ tax. 6-12" snow $75+ tax. More than 12-24" contact us for a price.
Custom Pricing for unique driveways:
We service many properties with unique driveways and private drives. If your driveway isn't a typical driveway as described above, please allow us the opportunity to provide you with a personalized estimate.