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    bad weather issue

    This is a discussion on bad weather issue within the General chat forums, part of the Community channel category; hi guys with all this current bad weather were having with the snow im wondering what i can do to ...

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      bad weather issue

      hi guys with all this current bad weather were having with the snow im wondering what i can do to be prepaired for the next batch of it. the council for my area doesnt grit the roads outside my house and im wondering how to make your own grit salt that they use i dont want to steal so avoid that does anyone know how to make it i heard rumors you can use cat litter and salt is that correct any ideas be greatful. and please no zombie posts lol


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      Re: bad weather issue

      Just drive carefully?

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      Re: bad weather issue

      no i dont mean for the road i mean for my drive way path is there anything i can use make to stop the snow freezing my drive way up

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      Re: bad weather issue

      You have answered your own question, you need a supply of rock salt, its normally mixed with grit.

      You could use table salt but you would be better using a shovel to clear the drive as soon after a fall of snow as possible.


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      Re: bad weather issue

      Quite simply, 'buy it'. I stocked up about 2 months ago from my local Wickes and it worked wonders, no snow or ice where I'd put it compared to thick ice where i hadn't. Ebay has plenty too.

      A simple google does the job quite easily

      buy rock salt - Google Search

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      Re: bad weather issue

      so its rock salt and thats all or do i need grit to

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      Re: bad weather issue

      Have you bothered to click on any of the links and read the product info?

      http://www.wickes.co.uk/content/ebiz...-Bag_large.jpg

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      Re: bad weather issue

      ah thanks il see if one of my local stores has it thanks guys for ya helpy

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      Re: bad weather issue

      This one probably the closest. If you want to ring first the telephone number is on the link for Wickes South Gosforth

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      Re: bad weather issue

      yea my mom will probably ring to find out if they have any in stock as she was wanting to enquire about rock salt

     

     
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