Snowfalls and below zero temperatures cause the formation of ice dams, that is water retention that builds up behind blocks of ice and snow. The water accumulated behind the ice dam can get high enough to get under the shingles and leak into the home.
To avoid the accumulation of ice and snow and allow water flow.
AKOTRACE® heating cables application to keep water flowing on roofs and gutters.
It only runs when an ice dam is forming, avoiding unnecessary use of energy
Low cost maintenance