Updated: Oct 31, 2018
With the Farmers’ Almanac predicting bitter winds and above-average precipitation for New England this winter, there’s no better time to book a professional snow removal contractor for your commercial property.
You may be wondering - what characteristics set a professional snow removal contractor apart from the rest? What should a commercial property owner evaluate when hiring a snow removal contractor?
To help you make an informed decision, here are the 4 characteristics of a professional snow removal contractor:
There are few things worse than being left in the dark by your contractor during a snow storm. Your calls, texts, and emails go unanswered; leaving you with a rapidly growing liability issue and no immediate solution. Stay in the know and gain peace of mind this winter by hiring a contractor understands the value of effective contractor-client communication. In addition to updates throughout the storm, a professional snow removal contractor will provide a detailed post-storm report; indicating the amount of time required, snow encountered, de-icer applied, etc.
If an unanticipated squall hits and your snow removal contractor is unreliable, you could be forced to shut down; resulting in lost business and unnecessary stress. Since the length of a storm can vary from minutes to days, commercial property owners need a contractor that can maintain lots and walkways in a timely manner. With a professional contractor, you can expect the work to be completed on time and on budget.
Armed with state-of-the-art equipment and years of experience, a professional snow removal contractor will make quick work of your snow; preventing costly shut downs and delays.
Attention to detail is often indicative of a contractor’s level of time management and dedication. Many contractors will do the bare minimum and call it a day; to a professional, this is simply not acceptable. By understanding that no two properties are the same, a professional snow removal contractor optimizes snow management efforts based on a property’s specific needs, ensuring a complete and well-received end product.
Vision Contracting & Supply, a professional snow removal contractor based in Portland, Maine, offers comprehensive snow management services to commercial property owners throughout Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Whether you have one property or an entire portfolio, our SIMA certified snow management team is up to the task.
For more information or a free consultation, contact us today.