Snow Removal Frequently Asked Questions

What areas do you offer snow service?

We have commercial and residential routes all over the St. Cloud Metro Area. However some routes fill early and may already be full. So contact us to see if spots are available.

What is the minimum snowfall amount before you provide residential service?

Our minimum snowfall amount is 1″ for residential snow blowing. Any time it snows 1″ or more during one snowfall we will automatically provide service. We go by the offical snow totals reported at noaa.gov.

Do you have a seasonal snowfall limit?

Our minimum snowfall amount is 1″ for residential snow blowing. Any time it snows 1″ or more during one snowfall we will automatically provide service. We go by the offical snow totals reported at noaa.gov.

How close to you clean to my garage door?

We stay about 2′ away from garage doors and buildings. We also stay about 2′ away from vehicles parked in driveways.

What is the term of your contract?

Typically our seasonal contract runs from November 1st to April 30th.

Will my driveway be cleared before 7 AM?

Although we would love to be able to guarantee an arrival time of 7am, it would be deceptive advertising to do so, as we cannot guarantee when the snowfall will end. We start snow removal within an hour of the snow event ending. We guarantee service to be completed within:

  • 8 hours following a snow event under 6 inches of accumulation.
  • 12 hours following a snow event of 6 inches or more of accumulation.

During heavy or prolonged snow events, we may provide additional cleanings. We must be able to remove snow from your property at any time day or night.

Do you offer any discounts?

Yes! There are a number of ways in which you can save. For instance:

  • Good Neighbor Program– Sign up with a neighbor and you each receive a $25 discount.
  • Early Bird Discount – Pay the full amount of your contract before October 15th and receive a 10% discount.
When is Payment Due?

All seasonal service agreements must be paid in full by December 1st to be on our list for the winter. Please contact us for special circumstances.

What are your prices?

Our prices are – $450 (Double Driveway) $470 (Triple Driveway), Please contact us for other driveways, special circumstances or longer than 60′

What methods of payment do you accept?
Check, Credit Cards, or Cash.

Service Area

Ehlinger Lawn Service has been providing exceptional professional lawn care to Central Minnesota residential and commercial accounts since 1996.

*Map shown for illustrative purposes only, contact us to see if you are within our service area.