We keep getting sale flyers, e-mails, and so on, saying "Spring sale! Spring's just around the corner!" But let me show you what the 1st day of Spring looks like, up here:
Then there's the inevitable concern about how much snow piles up on roofs. This area has a thriving roof shoveling industry, and one or two buildings collapse every snowy winter.
But snow isn't the only issue:
This was a case of a homeowner whose efforts to remove snow from his flat-topped garage resulted in a very large pile of snow next to the structure. And of course, if you build it, they will come to check it out.