In this video, construction pro Mike Haduck talks about whether sand or ice melt products are better for making slippery winter sidewalks safe and walkable.
Another Winter Tip: Lay down a mulch path
You never want to create more of a mess than you absolutely have to. A mulch path on muddy job sites helps keep the mud out of the house. Buy the cheapest mulch or woodchips you can find- tt can all get graded into the yard when the project is done. Be sure to buy several extra bags to “freshen up” the path every once and a while.