Roof and gutter deicing
Roof and gutters can be severely damaged by ice buildup. Ice dams and icicles form when the accumulated snow on a roof melts and refreezes at the eaves and valleys during the evening. As the cycle continues and the ice dam continues to grow, it prevents the melted water from properly draining off the roof. Eventually, icicles begin to form, potentially creating both structural damage and safety issues.
Warmup offers a roof & gutter de-icing system that provides gutter protection and helps to prevent the formation of ice dams and icicles on residential apartments, condominiums, villas, and single-family homes.
The roof and gutter heating cable maintains a continuous path for roof snow melt to drain from the roof through the gutter and downspout.
Benefits of a de-icing system
Added value – A Warmup roof and gutter de-icing system can extend the life of roofs, gutters and downspouts by eliminating the damage cused from snow removal devices.
Wise investment – Installing a Warmup roof and gutter de-icing system is an excellent investment that can raise the value of your home. It is a long term solution for keeping roofs, gutters and downspouts free of snow and ice, thus increasing the value of your property.
Systems for roofs, gutters and downspouts
Constant wattage cable (W25SM)
The constant wattage cable (25W/m²) is suitable for roof and gutter projects provided that a controller and sensors are also installed to operate the system.
The self-regulating heating cable is suitable for installation in roof and gutters. Due to the cable characteristics a controller is optional.