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Red brick walkways

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by jwsland, Dec 13, 2010.

  1. jwsland

    jwsland Junior Member
    Messages: 21

    Any suggestions for ice melter that won't cause severe damage or staining. Years ago I used stuff called enviromelt when I worked for someone else. Expensive and I'm not sure who sells it locally. I won't need much this winter.
     
  2. Lugnut

    Lugnut Senior Member
    Messages: 250

    calcium should be fine for paver walkways
     
  3. andrewlawnrangr

    andrewlawnrangr Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    mag flake or pellet.... histands sells it or u could buy it from me.....
     
  4. jwsland

    jwsland Junior Member
    Messages: 21

    I keep hearing calcium will damage them :confused: I can deal with some light residue afterwards.

    andrewlawnrangr- I have seen your trucks in the Bucks County area. Maybe if i get a pictue up here one day you might recognize me! I think a kid who used to work for me worked for you years ago.
     
  5. Hawsss

    Hawsss Junior Member
    Messages: 4

    Mag is less corrosive and I think works at a lower temp.
     
  6. Matson Snow

    Matson Snow PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,985

    What type of Bricks are they....Clay or Concrete.....:confused:
     
  7. jwsland

    jwsland Junior Member
    Messages: 21

    Good question! Sorry I didn't specify. They are clay.
     
  8. andrewlawnrangr

    andrewlawnrangr Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    well whats your name?
     
  9. jwsland

    jwsland Junior Member
    Messages: 21

    Justin Shimanek. J.W. Shimanek Landscaping, no truck lettering. 2006 black powerstroke has chrome exhaust stacks on it, bri-mar dump trailer with built up sides that are stained.
     
  10. andrewlawnrangr

    andrewlawnrangr Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    yeah i see u around running to green grinders... right or am i thinking of a nother truck?

    but anyway just use mag flake.. send me a pm and ill send u in the right direction