What ‘melts’ snow and ice, best? Experts weigh in…

What ‘melts’ snow and ice, best?

Ice melt salt or rock salt (Sodium Chloride)

Pros: Melts ice and snow by lowering the freezing point of water.

Helps keep surfaces dry. Affordable.

Provides traction.

Cons: Corrosive and may damage concrete, wood and plants.

Magnesium chloride is considered environmentally friendly and better than most for use around pets.

Sand is great for traction!   https://www.insider.com/guides/home/best-ice-melt#ice-melt-faqs-7

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