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    Snow Weight on Winter Cover

    So we've had about 85 inches of snow so far in Michigan and approximately 36" of it is piled on my winter cover(inground). Should I be worried about the weight? Not sure if I should go out and try and pull some of the snow off or not. Any feedback would be appreciated.
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    Re: Snow Weight on Winter Cover

    There's really not a thing you can really do at this point. Once it starts to warm up (IF it ever does) then you'll want to drain some of the water off, but for now I wouldn't worry. In all honesty it's probably a solid block of ice and there's nothing you can do to move any of it anyways.

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    Re: Snow Weight on Winter Cover

    The water is holding the weight of the snow, not the cover.
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    Re: Snow Weight on Winter Cover

    I say put on the ole swim suit and head out with a broom and get some of that snow off of there. LOL
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    Re: Snow Weight on Winter Cover

    Quote Originally Posted by JohnT View Post
    The BLOCK OF ICE is holding the weight of the snow, not the cover.
    Fixed it for you

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    Re: Snow Weight on Winter Cover

    Quote Originally Posted by danpik View Post
    Fixed it for you
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