Why Metal Roofs Need Heat Cables to Stop Ice Damming

heat cables

One of the most effective preventative measures to ensure the longevity and safety of metal roofs is to protect them from extreme weather. Winter weather can damage metal roofs, so heat cables are an invaluable tool to protect them. Heat cables, also known as heat trace cables, are designed specifically to keep ice, snow and … Read more

Preventing Catastrophic Ice Dam Damage: Mitigating the Risks of Gutter and Roof Freezing

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Winter weather can be beautiful, but it also comes with its own set of challenges – namely, ice dams. Why are they so terrible? They can damage your roof, gutters, and even your home. Poor attic insulation, exhaust fans in the bathroom that are vented to the attic, and lack of insulation in folding attic … Read more