When ice, snow and frost builds up on your roof and gutters, it can result in damage that is caused by the accumulation of the ice and snow and the resulting ice dam. An ice dams occurs when water repeatedly thaws and freezes, allowing ice and snow to melt and refreeze along the roof line. The resulting dam continues to trap water which allows it to seep under the shingles resulting in extensive damage which often requires costly repairs.
How to Prevent Ice Build Up on Roof
Fortunately, there is a cost effective solution to de-icing your roof and gutters before expensive repairs are needed. The professionals at Nickerson Roofing can provide a deicing solution that consists of a system designed to detect and melt ice and snow by essentially creating a pathway for water to drain; avoiding any possible damage to your roof line.
De-Icing Cables for Roofs & Gutters
If you have experienced ice dams in the past and have tried other solutions that have failed, you should seriously consider using deicing cables. Deicing cables heat your roof’s edge and will essentially keep the area clear of ice and snow build up.
The 4 Major Benefits of installation of deicing cables by your Nickerson Roofing professional include:
1. Providing safety to you and your family
2. Protecting your investment by protecting your home
3. Saving you money from the expense of costly repairs
4. Providing convenience
De Icing Cable Installation
When your knowledgeable Nickerson Roofing specialist installs your deicing system, you can be confident knowing that your structures including your residential home or commercial property will be kept safe from the harsh winter weather. You will also have the peace of mind of knowing that a deicing system is the best way to prevent possible damage caused by trapped water due to a buildup of ice. Ice, snow and trapped water can cause problems such as leaking roofs, mold growth or even a complete roof collapse should an excessive amount of ice and snow continue to build up in the harsh winter elements.
Types of De-Icing Systems
Gutter and roof deicing systems are specifically designed to melt snow and ice and safely channel the water away before it can cause damage to your roof. Deicing cables are typically installed along the edge of the roof where ice and snow has a tendency to accumulate. Once the cables are attached they can be plugged into a ground fault circuit interrupter receptacle after a heavy snowfall or whenever you see ice dams begin to formulate. Your Nickerson Roofing specialist can offer advice on the right deicing system for your specific needs. Deicing systems are available in different voltages and can be specifically calibrating depending on the application and the type or size of the structure. Our roofing specialists can customize a system for your residential, commercial or industrial properties. We can match a deicing system that will be perfectly suited to your individual requirements that is efficient and cost effective.
Professional De-Icing System Installation, Roof Repair, Replacement & More in Truckee, Mystic, Tahoe City, Kings Beach & The North Lake Tahoe Basin of California
Contact the professionals at Nickerson Roofing today and speak with a customer service professional about deicing cables and all of your other roofing needs in Truckee, CA and the surrounding areas.