There’s a certain four letter “S” word that rings disgust and outright contempt by many here in Northeast Ohio. Kids love to say it, but most adults shutter at the thought. However, it does not do any good to avoid talking about it. So let’s break the taboo and get it off our chests: “SNOW, SNOW, SNOW!”
Now, for those of you who have kept reading, thank you! We will now explore the ways property managers, building owners, and tenants can embrace the onset of winter. Make adequate and simple preparations in the short-term that pay long-term dividends well beyond the bitter cold of Northeast Ohio winters. The same way you would service the car before taking a family trip, now is the time to get the landscape ready for winter. And these suggestions go beyond the typical fall clean-up type work, which are nonetheless important as well.
Detailed below are three simple investments that yield the largest return on commercial properties. Taking these preventative maintenance steps now could save time, talent and treasure.
So, as is evident above, the best defensive in the face of that dreaded “S” word is to go on the offensive now, rather than waiting, or worse, hiding. The returns on investment go well beyond the landscape and well beyond the winter months. As a full-service commercial grounds management firm that seeks to add value across the calendar year, the professionals at Brian-Kyles think beyond just plowing snow.