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Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

It’s bitter cold outside and you go to turn on your water or take a bath and, surprise! No water. There’s a good chance that the water in your pipes has frozen therefore stopping the flow of water into your home. As water freezes and unfreezes the pipes feel the […]

5 Ways to Survive the First Snowstorm of the Season

5 Ways to Survive the First Snowstorm of the Season

We’re only getting rain today in LA but many of you throughout the country have just had your first significant snowstorms and are guaranteed a white Christmas. Here are 5 tips to get you through the first storm and how to deal with freezing temperatures for the next few months. […]

Melt Snow Without Damaging Your Walkway from Salt

Melt Snow Without Damaging Your Walkway from Salt

A reader wrote in this question: What is best to use to melt snow on different kinds of surfaces? We did some damage on our slate steps last year by using rock salt. We polled some experts including Deren S. Monday and the consensus is that slate is definitely not […]

Shaved Ice Machine

Shaved Ice Machine

We’ve been searching the web for a proper shaved ice machine and Uncrate has delivered. The Snowie 3000 is just what we’ve been looking for. It will turn an 8 lb bag of ice into snow in just over a minute which equals 18 snowies a minute. That should keep […]