News

Have You Seen This? The fastest way to shovel your driveway

Posted December 15, 2016

SNOW CITY — There are a lot of great things about snow — sledding, building snowmen, skiing, snowboarding, having snowball fights. Shoveling snow is not one of them.

I didn't shovel snow very often growing up in sunny southern California (OK, I never shoveled snow). When I moved to Utah, I was excited about the cold winters, but dreaded the thought of shoveling the driveway and sidewalk before heading off to have fun.

That's why I love this video. The guy in the video has it all figured out. Not only did he find a much quicker way to shovel his driveway, he found a way to make it fun by riding a hoverboard while he shovels. It's the ultimate snow-shoveling success!

I think I'm most impressed with his ability to get his driveway cleared without ever falling. That requires a level of balance I can't claim to have.

I'm not condoning you try this at home. After all, remember just a few months ago when we were all worried about hoverboards exploding? All I'm saying is this seems like a pretty genius hack to me, and maybe if the hoverboard explodes, the wet snow will douse the flames.

Comments

Please with your WRAL.com account to comment on this story. You also will need a Facebook account to comment.

Oldest First
View all