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Pre-Treatment Ice Control

Steele Blades provides pre-treatment ice control services that use the finest, ecologically-friendly professional products and methods in Ice Control.

BrineAnti-Icing with Hot Brine / Prior to Event
Magic -0
is our liquid pre-treatment applied by brine truck. We use this product because it’s non-toxic, bio-degradable and has a corrosion index lower than distilled water.

  • Eliminate Black Ice
  • Keep snow and ice from bonding to paved surfaces
  • Melt Ice faster
  • Works longer than other products

Magic SaltDe-Icing / During or After Event
Magic Salt
is a highly effective ice melting granular product that quickly acts to hard pack and bonded ice and snow quickly eliminating it from paved surfaces. Even though rock salt eventually dissolves in the melting process, the Magic Salt remains on the pavement surface and will prevent black ice from forming. Magic Salt is safe to use on concrete, is non-corrosive, does not harm curbside grassed areas or plants and continues to melt ice in below zero temperatures.

magic saltBenefits
  • Eliminate Black Ice
  • Keep snow and ice from bonding to paved surfaces
  • Melt Ice faster
  • Work longer than other products

Other benefits include:

  • Pet Friendly
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Less corrosive than distilled water
  • DEC approved
  • Safe for concrete structures
  • Neutralizes rust

Designed for the Environment:

The maker of Magic Minus Zero (Sears Ecological Applications Company) has earned the “Designed for the Environment” recognition from the EPA.  They are the only roadway de-icer in the USA to be granted this designation.

Calcium Chloride is used as another alternative on all sidewalks and concrete surfaces for proper control of snow and ice.