Originally Posted by With Grace
Thanks Val - I am thinking now I may just cover it from November through March each year, when we have our highest winds and tree branches are flying every which way. Those are also our wettest months, so I'll have to keep an eye on it to be sure no mold is creeping in.
I'd say it makes sense. I didn't cover mine this winter but we had one-in-time winter (almost no snow, warm, and very little rain). Last winter I bought a big tarp in local Home Depot and covered with tarp Dec - Mar (was 2 or 3 times cheaper than getting another "professional" cover).