snow removal

snow storage

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Snow storage and removal tips for maintenance managers

As the snow starts to pile up and regular snow removal is required, moving and storing that snow safely can be a challenge for maintenance
winter storms

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Preparing your facility for winter storms

Storms happen in all seasons, of course, but winter storms bring their own unique challenges to your building maintenance. Gusty winds, ice and snow, and

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Is your facility ready for winter?

Winter brings its own unique challenges to facilities, and preparing for those conditions ahead of the cold weather can save you time, money, and headaches.
fall maintenance

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Your fall maintenance checklist

As the kids get ready to go back to school, we look (not too far) ahead to fall’s arrival. With the cooler temperatures and winter
Slip-and-fall injury bill stranded in Manitoba

Canadian Property Management

Slip-and-fall injury bill stranded in Manitoba

Manitoba's legislative term expired soon after the government introduced proposed amendments to the Occupiers' Liability Act similar to changes already adopted in Ontario.
winter equipment

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Preparing your winter equipment for storage

Spring is officially here, and that means storing your winter equipment is something that maintenance managers need to start thinking about as the weather warms
salt use

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Maintenance tips for lowering your winter salt use

Does your winter outdoor maintenance program rely on salt use? Outdoor maintenance comes with its challenges all year long, but winter can be particularly unique.
Snow removal and de-icing

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Snow removal and de-icing for your parking structure

Winter weather has officially arrived! For the safety and integrity of your parking structure, you need to create a snow removal and de-icing strategy that
snow load

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Snow load: what you need to know

Do you know your roof’s snow load? While we are likely a few months away from our first snowfall, being prepared is the best defence
maintenance checklist

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Building a fall facility maintenance checklist that ticks all the boxes

As September comes to an end, it’s time to finalize your fall facility maintenance checklist. When winter arrives later in the year, it brings its
parking lot

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

How to get your parking lot winter-ready

Don’t forget your parking lot as part of your fall maintenance plan.
Monster Plowing Company

Canadian Property Management

Clearing the way: Monster Plowing company celebrates GTA growth

There's nothing like a Canadian winter to put snow plowing companies to the test. Since 2008, Monster Plowing Company has risen to the challenge, becoming one of the premier sources of seasonal snow and ice removal for over 500 properties throughout the Greater Toronto Area.


Snow and ice contractors brave insurance blizzard

Contractors working in the snow and ice management industry are facing a blizzard of challenges on the insurance side, or what many are calling a crisis.

Canadian Property Management

Preparing for the Perils of Winter

Waterproofing, managing heat loss, snow removal, and other seasonal considerations when you are preparing your building for winter.

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Winter conditions challenge facility maintenance

In heavy winter conditions, facility maintenance should include the application of ice melt to key walkways.