For some people winter season is terrifying for others it’s their best time of the year. But whether it’s your favorite season or not, you can’t ignore the challenges that winter brings.
Snow storm, accumulation and frozen driveways, sidewalks or roofs are some of the events than we experience every year in this cold weather.
Fortunately, to counteract these inconveniences, we can count on efficient tools that will help us make our lives a little easier.
Throughout this article you will find the 10 most important tools you would need to get through the winter.
1. PowerSmart Snow Blower 24 Inch 2-Stage 212cc Engine Gas Powered, Self Propelled Snowblower with Electric Start
The special shape effectively speeds up the rate of snow removal and minimize wet snow clogging. Anti-clogging system design make PS24 snow blower outstanding from the 2-stage snow blower.
|Power Source||Gas Powered|
|Item Dimensions LxWxH||48.7 x 24.8 x 44.2 inches|
|Item Weight||143 Pounds|
|Color||2-Stage Snow BLower|
|Engine Type||4 Cycle|
|Engine Displacement||212 Cubic Centimeters|
|Maximum Throw Distance||40 Feet|
|Number of Speeds||6|
About this item
- Powerful Engine: 212cc PowerSmart engine gas powered delivers 2400 lbs/min snow plowing capability. Easy to tackle 1 in. – 12 in. of snow.
- Quick Snow Removal: snow clearing width 24″ and intake height 20″ with the strong engine power, allow you clean up snow with less time.
- Anti-Clogging System: 2-stage snow blower system with all-steel auger easily cuts through tough snow and diverts it away from the chute to minimize clogging when removing wet snow.
- Self-Propelled System: 6 forward and 2 reverse speed control with 13″ inflatable tires, enhance your driving confidence.
- Easy Operated: push button start with electric starter, one-hand operated 180° chute control, make snow clearing easy.
High wearing, self sharpening blades are non abrasive to surfaces and roll the snow similar to a truck plow.
- Made in the USA
- UHMW Poly blades
- Tuffbrace Handle Connector
- Fiberglass handle
- D Style Comfort Grip
- Bolt Together Construction
- Rust Free
- Patented design
About This Item
- Wide blade shovel: Snow shovel with a 36-inch wide UHMW poly blade to remove snow
- Comfortable and operational control: Features ergonomic, fiberglass handle with D style grip handle
- Strong construction: Tuff brace support system provides blade support; Simple bolt-together design
- Chip packed snow and ice: Flip over to use cutting angle to separate packed snow or chip away at ice
- Gentle on surfaces: Use on all surfaces, including concrete, blacktop, pavers, decks, roofs and more
3. SNOWPEELER Premium – Roof Rake for Snow Removal – 30 ft. Reach – Clear Your Roof in No Time – Ideal for Long or Low-Pitched Roofs
REMOVING SNOW FROM YOUR ROOF HAS NEVER BEEN SO FAST & EASY: Keep both feet on the ground as no ladder is required ; With a simple easy motion the blade cuts the snow that slides off onto the slide
|Item Dimensions LxWxH||3543.31 x 9.45 x 3.94 inches|
|Item Weight||13.4 Pounds|
About this item
- ADJUSTABLE 30 FT. REACH TELESCOPIC ROOF RAKE: Sectional handle lets you add extensions as needed ; Includes (6) 5 ft. poles with quick-snap connectors ; Ideal for low-pitch roofs, hard-to-reach valleys
- PROTECT YOUR ROOF & PREVENT ICE DAMS: Practical & cost-effective solution to protect your roof against the snow loads that create ice dams ; Designed with protective glide pads to ensure your roof won’t be damaged
- UNIQUE DESIGN THAT CUTS EFFORTLESSLY THROUGH FRESH & HARD-PACKED SNOW: Perfect for heavy duty ; Its robust commercial-grade aluminum blade is equipped with braces to increase its strength
- COMES WITH A TEAR-RESISTANT SLIDE FOR INCREASED EFFICIENCY: 10 ft. snow slide that clears snow easily.
The SnowPeeler should not be used in windy conditions or close to overhead electric power lines. You should remain aware that snow may freeze and slide down the pole; do not hold the pole overhead and remain safely to the side of the pole when it is in operation. The SnowPeeler is designed to remove snow from rooftops and not to chop or break ice The SnowPeeler’s efficiency is reduced in the presence of hardened snow. The SnowPeeler is designed to be used while standing firmly on the ground and every reasonable measure should be taken to attempt removal of snow from the ground in order to assure yourself of stable footing. The SnowPeeler is NOT intended to be used from an elevated structure, as that would create the additional risk of fall and/or electrocution which can result in severe injuries, including accidental death. While using the SnowPeeler you must be properly anchored with secure footing at all times, holding the pole to the side while in operation and following all safety guidelines issued by the governmental body of your region. Stay away from overhead electric power lines or frozen footing.
4. SEG Direct 50″ Extendable Snow Brush Ice Scraper Combination with Foam Grip Handle Auto Window Windshield Snow Removal Tool for Car SUV RV Truck(Blue)
SEG Direct 50″ detachable snow brush has been an absolute boon for you in the winter. For someone who has used either a snow brush that was too small or a brush that was too big, this brush has been the perfect match for both. It’s a car snow brush with 3-in-1 unique design that folds and detaches to provide extra space in your trunk. Suitable for any vehicle.
- Snow Brush: The snow brush easily removes snow and ice from the car windshield, top and hood. Equipped with a rotating head allowing you to set the brush at the optimum angle for the job at hand.
- Ice Scraper: The ice scraper is detachable from the handle. If you have a pickup truck, RV, semi-truck, large SUV, etc then this is the ice scraper for you.
- Squeegee: The squeegee side opposite the brush is a nice feature and will work well to do a final pass along the window after brushing snow off the windshield of your car.
3-in-1 Design The combination of snow brush, ice scraper, and squeegee, it features an “all-in-one” snow broom that allows you to break, scrape and brush ice, snow, and frost off the windshield, so you’re safeguarded against all of the winter elements.
Built with a spring-loaded handle and a non-slip D-ring grip, the SJEG700 absorbs the shock of ice chopping to reduce wrist and shoulder strain.
Its durable, 7-inch carbon steel chopper blade and its heavy-duty steel shaft offer control and precision to swiftly scrape, slice, dice and break through layers of tough ice.
About this item
- [LONG HANDLE] 39. 7-inch steel shaft
- [SHOCK ABSORBING]: Spring-loaded handle reduces strain
- [DURABLE]: Heavy-duty Steel shaft with poly handle
- [LARGE BLADE]: 7-inch wide x 5. 5-inch high
6. Quickie Bulldozer Multi-surface Push Broom 24 inch, Green, Indoor and Outdoor Cleaning, Steel Handle, Professional-Grade, Sweep Jobsites/Sidewalks/Warehouse/Concrete/Asphalt/Wood (538)
About this item
- Stiff and soft “split-tip” polypropylene fibers
- Sweeps sand, mulch, grass clippings and drywall debris
- 60-inch powder coated steel tight grip handle with swivel hang-up feature
- 15/16-inch diameter handle
- Foam cushion grip
- Craftsman Deluxe Snow Cab Enclosure
- Fits All Craftsman 2-Stage and 3-Stage Snow Throwers
- Also fits Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt, Yard Machines, Ariens, Toro, Husqvarna, Brute, John Deere and most other medium and large two-stage snow throwers.
- Durable clear vinyl and heavy duty tear-resistant fabric. Reflective fabric for safety. Convenient storage pouch. Zippered opening for dash light.
- Simple Installation Instructions.
8. Crampons Ice Cleats Traction Snow Grips for Boots Shoes Women Men Kids Anti Slip 19 Stainless Steel Spikes Safe Protect for Hiking Fishing Walking Climbing Mountaineering
Used on ice, snow, icy driveway ,mud, wet grass and other poor conditions.Perfect and ideal for everyday use: The city to use or winter outdoor work and a variety of activities like hiking, fishing, walking, climbing, hunting, trail running, etc.
About this item
- Stronger and safer spikes: Featured 19 high quality stainless steel spikes per foot and firm chain system, providing excellent traction on a variety of terrain or other worst conditions, keep you safe and injury-free
- Durable and stretchy material: Made from thermoplastic elastomer(TPE),5mm thicker than ordinary rubber,till strong performance under -45°C.Easy to put on&off with adjustable strap.Won’t tear or snap,ensure long lasting comfort and durability
- Widely used and unisex: Suitable for male and female of any age including teenagers,adult,elders. Used on angled terrain,ice roads,icy driveway,mud and wet grass,dangerous sections of trail,etc.Great for trail running,hiking,and ice fishing
- Flexible and pocket size: Suitable for various kinds of sports,hiking shoes,boots,mountaineering boots. The strap ensures more comfort and safety.Portable and lightweight,can be put into the carry bag included and will not take up much space
- Note:The “L” mark on crampons means size “Large”, not meaning “Left”. There is no Left or Right difference for crampons products. If you do not know how to wear it, please check the last picture for your reference.
9. TRACGRABBER Tire Traction Device for Cars & Small SUVs, Set of 2 – Easy to Install Anti Skid Emergency Tire Straps to Get Unstuck from Snow, Mud, & Sand – A Snow Traction Mat or Tire Chain Alternative.
GET UNSTUCK WITH TRAC-GRABBER – a quick, simple and effective solution when your vehicle is stranded in all types of terrain and adverse weather conditions. Rescue yourself with these must-have Trac-Grabber traction devices – no need for expensive tow trucks
- HOW DOES IT WORK – these tire traction straps help your slipping tires get unstuck from poor traction situations such as snow, ice, sand or mud. A perfect car emergency kit item for winter weather and a must-have device for hunters and outdoor adventurists
- HOW TO USE – install at first sign of losing traction. Secure one heavy duty grabber to each drive wheel and keep front tires straight. Clear away any resistance. Slowly apply power (5mph) and let the Trac-Grabbers engage, lift and move the vehicle to stable terrain
- VEHICLE TYPE – the ultimate tire grabber recovery strap recommended for use on your two-wheel drive car, mini van, small SUV, ATV or UTV. Each block measures 8″ (L) x 3″ (W) x 1″ (D). Strap Size 1.5″ x 39″
- BE PREPARED THIS WINTER – this easy to install emergency car kit device can be used over and over again. Made with durable and premium EPDM rubber, heavy duty “D” rings, reinforced tire straps and carrying bag for easy storage
Dual rotor technology provides unbeatable accuracy and a 6ft spread pattern for time savings. This is our most accurate spreader ever
- Holds up to 20,000 sq. ft. of Scotts lawn product, including grass seed, fertilizer, salt and ice melt
- Never-flat tires to conquer any terrain
- Ergonomic handle with smartphone holder
- Minor assembly required – Remove agitator pins when spreading coarse rock salt