Beat Winter With Gripstrips

Beat Winter With Gripstrips

A shovel, road salt and Gripstrips are all you need to combat ice and snow this winter!

Much of Canada and the upper portion of the U.S. is feeling like they’re stuck in their own deep freezer - and they kinda are! Over in the Pacific Northwest, B.C. as seen some super-weird weather as well; remember that ice-storm that hit the Fraser Valley last month? So while we don’t have snow and ridiculous cold temps for longer than a few days a time, we are still vulnerable to extreme winter conditions. 

Weird, fluctuating weather extremes are likely to get more intense as we battle climate change, and unfortunately, Mr. Twitchell’s “Summer Wheeze” snow-be-gone product is not actually a thing - if you don’t know what we’re talking about, you’ve never seen the kid’s classic Frosty Returns and quite frankly, that’s on you 😉

We’ve had several enquiries about our Gripstrips and this super-icy, snowy winter. So here’s the skinny: GripStrips won’t melt snow or prevent ice build-up but when used in combination with road salt and good old-fashioned shovelling, it definitely CAN prevent injury from slips and falls.

Our unique screw-down Gripstrips can withstand even the most enthusiastic snow-shoveller and will not degrade with road salt, so don’t worry about ruining your strips! They’ll be right there when Spring finally comes. 

You can find Gripstrips in several attractive colours and convenient sizes at, or these other retailers. It’s never too late to start preventative measures against falls, slips, and trips around your house. We also offer a 90-day customer satisfaction guarantee, which is more than long enough to put our promise to the test this winter. Happy gripping!

30 day customer satisfaction guarantee!

Available at participating stores near you

  • Home Hardware
  • Rona
  • ACE Hardware & TRU Hardware
  • Participating TSC stores
  • Home Hardware

Customer Reviews

  • "Around here, moss grows overnight. It makes everything very slippery. My condo association recently installed Gripstrips on our wooden walkways that get slippery in the winter. They have reduced the number of people falling to ZERO this winter! We place them two feet apart, and it's enough to stop a skid before it becomes a fall. They are the best product ever. (I've used chickenwire stapled down (painful), and composition roof tiles (ugly). GripStrips are attractive and they work!! GREAT PRODUCT!!"

    Janey Bennett
  • "After discovering this product at a consumer tradeshow, I contacted GRIPSTRIP on behalf of a number of Strata Corporations that I manage. These buildings have now used GRIPSTRIPs on exterior wooden stair systems to reduce the likelihood of slip and falls and the product has proven to be very effective. On my personal strata in Whistler, BC, we have used this product on all of our exterior stair systems and the product has proven to work very well with both rain and snow and has been quite durable in spite of constant shoveling of snow from these stairs.

    Ross Ruddick, Strata Manager, CrossRoads Management