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Thursday, Jun. 16th, 2016

You May Think You’re Saving Money But…...

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Tuesday, Jan. 17th, 2017

Rulers: The Hidden Tool

by Taylor Hunsaker

There are a lot of tools that contractors use throughout their careers, but there is one helpful tool that you might not think of when you’re packing up your truck to do snow removal – a ruler. Use a ruler to show depth We know what you’re thinking. Why would I need a ruler to remove snow? It’s simple, with a ruler on hand, you’ll be able to accurately measure snow. This is important because at TaskEasy we have different …
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Monday, Jan. 9th, 2017

Skipping and Adding Snow Removal Jobs

by Colby Shosted

Do you have jobs on your schedule, but no snow to clear? Watch this quick video on how to skip jobs and add new ones to your schedule. Why does TaskEasy automatically add jobs to my snow removal route? When there is at least an inch of snow in the forecast, TaskEasy automatically adds jobs to your schedule. Doing this confirms each of your customers are visible and aren’t missed when reviewing your schedule. Skipping Jobs When there isn’t enough …
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Thursday, Jan. 5th, 2017

Best Destinations for Winter Activities in America

by Taylor Hunsaker

Snowball fights, snow angels, and building snowmen are great for the kids, but what if you want a little more adventure? As we get older we start finding new winter hobbies that give us the chance to move around, travel, and most importantly, explore. Whether it’s ice fishing or snowmobiling, if you’re looking for a new adventure, we’ve found the perfect destinations for every winter sportsman. Activity: Snowshoeing Where: Sugarloaf Mountain Resort – Carrabassett Valley, Maine Why we love it: It doesn’t …
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Thursday, Dec. 22nd, 2016

15 Interesting Facts All About Snow

by Taylor Hunsaker

Nothing is better than sipping on your hot chocolate while staring out the window at the fresh snow covering your lawn. There’s so much going on with snow that you probably don’t think about daily, but there are actually some amazing facts about snow that you might enjoy. There’s always time to know a little more, so to help you with that, we’re sharing our 10 favorite facts about snow with you! Fact #1: It’s a myth that no two …
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Monday, Dec. 19th, 2016

Never Return to Fix a Job Again

by Colby Shosted

Returning to a property to fix a minor oversight can have a greater affect on your snow removal business than you might think. Aside from the hassle of leaving your warm and cozy home, the cost of returning to fix a job can have multiple repercussions. Gas – It costs a lot of money to fuel your vehicle; unexpected trips to the pump can add up quickly. Earning potential – Returning to apply deicer or to clear sidewalks doesn’t come …
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Monday, Dec. 19th, 2016

Reach for the Stars: Improving Your Ratings

by Taylor Hunsaker

No matter what industry you’re in, ratings are incredibly important for your business. Whether it’s for TaskEasy or Google Reviews, getting a good review can mean more work, and higher paying jobs. So, to help you with getting better reviews, we’ve come up with a few things that will help you improve your ratings per job.   Show up to the job on time. Showing up to a job late sets a negative precedence for future jobs performed. It makes …
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Monday, Dec. 5th, 2016

Update Your Task Configuration (video)

by Colby Shosted

Do you want to be contacted by TaskEasy about jobs in your area? If so, follow these simple steps to adding snow removal and other jobs to your list of tasks. Step 1: Log into TaskEasy account. Step 2: Click on “Account Info” at the top of the page. Step 3: From the list of dropdown items click, “Task Configuration”. Step 4: Select the tasks you would like to be contacted about. Now that you have updated the tasks you wish to …
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Friday, Dec. 2nd, 2016

Complete Snow Removal Jobs with the TaskEasy App

by Colby Shosted

Are you ready to start clearing snow? Watch the video below to stay up-to-date with the latest features in the TaskEasy app for Contractors. In this video you will learn how to: • Upload before and after photos for snow removal jobs • Skip jobs when their is little or no snowfall • Add jobs to your route • and more!    


Friday, Dec. 2nd, 2016

The Importance of Winter Maintenance Preparation

by Taylor Hunsaker

Can you feel that chill in the air? Phil Collins must’ve been talking about how it’s finally winter. While the snow makes the mountains look beautiful, it also creates a lot of problems for people that live in the city. Luckily, that means more work for contractors in the valley during the cold weather. We all know that clearing snow can be a pain, however, with a little planning, it can be an easy, methodical task. Really, the best thing any contractor can …
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Thursday, Dec. 1st, 2016

15 Tweets That Sum Up The First Snowfall

by Taylor Hunsaker

The first snowfall is spreading throughout the nation. It’s no secret that even though it happens every year, we all completely forget how it feels until it happens again. While it’s understandable that not everyone enjoys it, we can all agree that these tweets perfectly describe our thoughts of the #firstsnowfall.   What sorcery is this. Cat sees snowfall for the first time. pic.twitter.com/jkPwcaWgD7 — Gautam Trivedi (@Gotham3) November 30, 2016   It would take the first snowfall to force …
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