Traction Sand and Gravel
Sand & Gravel in Calgary & Edmonton
Sand and gravel is a powerful ally for many business owners in Calgary and Edmonton as we enter the long winter period. Safety is a major issue at that time of year, with slippery conditions making properties hazardous for employees, visitors, guests, and anyone passing by.
Sand and gravel help to make roads, pathways, ramps, stairways, carparks and other areas safer to walk on without fear of slips and accidents.
How can we help keep your commercial property safe?
If ice and snow become a problem for your business, it puts everyone at risk – from employees and customers to city workers. Yardworx can provide the sand and gravel for much-needed traction on your footpaths, parking lots, stairs, and other areas of your business to prevent accidents.
We keep a watch on local weather conditions in Calgary and Edmonton so that we and our customers are prepared for the worst of the winter weather. The Yardworx team employs a variety of tools to help you keep on top of the conditions:
Besides keeping the people at your business safe, it is part of your civic responsibility to remove snow and ice and keep the areas in and around your premises safely accessible. In both Calgary and Edmonton, you must remove snow and ice from public sidewalks bordering your private property as soon as possible (generally within 24 hours of snowfall).
The team at Yardworx observes all bylaws in Calgary and Edmonton and can help you keep your property safe according to the laws.
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Who needs sand and gravel supplies?
Persistent melting and refreezing cause dangerous pools of ice to form. Sand and gravel not only adds traction to icy walkways and parking lots; it can help prevent the formation of ice.
If the temperatures aren’t too far below freezing, sand and gravel is an effective preventative measure as well as a remedy for slippery paths. Additionally, after a heavy snowfall, you may need sand and gravel after using our snow plow services.
We recommend that you use it on all affected areas of your property where plows and bobcats have been employed. Parking lots and other areas usually become very icy after we have removed the snow. Note that if you choose not to gravel your parking lot, we will not accept liability for any accidents because of ice formation.
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You can look ahead with confidence that the weather isn’t going to upset your plans this winter. We’ll help you keep your business, employees, visitors, and everyone else safe by keeping all walkways and parking areas as ice-free as possible. The team of professionals at Yardworx actively monitors weather conditions so that we’re always ready for your call.
Simply book services online at any time 24/7.
Why Choose Yardworx
Our professional crews offer a variety of services to ensure your residence remains clear of ice and snow, usually before 2:00 p.m. We’ll bring the right tools for the job, every time, for maximum efficiency and minimum environmental impact.
Book with us in 3 simple steps
Step 1: Book your services 24/7 through our online form. Chances are if there is a snow event happening, our teams will be standing by!
Step 2: Our team will follow up with you on your order to verify your quote and ensure we have all the directions and specifications we need.
Step 3: Our system alerts the crew best suited for your job. The crew will come to you as soon as possible, sometimes immediately.
Crews will arrive at your site within 24 hours (in most cases). When they’re finished, the crew records the completed job with time-stamped photographs. Once our crew is done, you will be alerted that the job is complete with the photographs to show you that the snow has been safely removed.
Please note that we try to have every property serviced in a timely manner but all services are weather dependent.
We always pick up the phone, and we’re looking forward to speaking with you—so give us a call or order online.