It takes more than a few flakes to deter letter carriers from making their appointed rounds. But, if they cannot reach your mailbox, they cannot deliver your mail. That's right as you are shoveling out don't forget to make a path to your mailbox.
I think all of us at one time or another have had to wait on hold waiting to talk to customer service for what seems to be an eternity, plus more companies are going the recorded answer call where they give you 50 different extensions. It can make you pull your hair out, or maybe not?