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Sno Shield Employee Talent

Here at Sno Shield we have a great diversity of talent among our associates. Even though we deal with snow problems most of the year what we dream about is; beaches, big waves and seashells. We wanted to show off the talent of one of our employees, Erin Anderson. Erin is currently enrolled at Brigham [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:43+00:00 January 28th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sno Shield Employee Talent

Prevent Potential Damage To Your Property: Slow Sliding Snow On Your Metal Roof

One of the most dangerous things about winter is snow, but not when the snow is falling. Snow that accumulates on the ground also accumulates on the roof and can become extremely dangerous as its mass grows and it starts to melt. When the snow is on the roof and melts, it transforms in to [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:43+00:00 November 13th, 2013|installation, roof damage, sliding snow, snow guards|Comments Off on Prevent Potential Damage To Your Property: Slow Sliding Snow On Your Metal Roof

Safeguard Your Home This Winter: Three Benefits of Snow Guards

The winter season is brutal, unpredictable, and often unforgiving to property. Even after a dangerous snowstorm leaves your area, the accumulated snow offers a potential danger, especially as it freezes and becomes solid ice. If you have a metal roof you are even more at risk because of the low natural friction between the metal [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:43+00:00 October 20th, 2013|sliding snow, snow guards, snow rail|Comments Off on Safeguard Your Home This Winter: Three Benefits of Snow Guards

Prepare For This Winter’s Snow: How To Determine If You Need Snow Guards

Even though ice and snow are natural phenomenon, homeowners are liable for any injury that happens to people who are hurt by ice and snow that fall from their roof. Over the last few years the demand for snow guards has soared because of the increase in damage from falling snow. Homeowners are more concerned [...]

By | 2013-09-16T14:31:00+00:00 September 16th, 2013|snow guards|Comments Off on Prepare For This Winter’s Snow: How To Determine If You Need Snow Guards

Protect Your Home’s Roof This Winter: The Advantages Of Snow Guard Installation

Weather is extremely hard to predict and impossible to avoid, but inclement weather is the leading cause of home damage in many parts of the United States. In cold climates, snow is the most dangerous weather condition homeowners face. The accumulation of snow and ice on the roof can cause serious damage to the structure [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:43+00:00 August 24th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Protect Your Home’s Roof This Winter: The Advantages Of Snow Guard Installation

Purchasing The Right Snow Rail System

Recently we have been fielding a lot of questions about snow railing and snow pipe snow guards.  It appears there is a lot of confusion about which product is best for different situations.  We suggest that if you have the same confusion that you give us a call and ask.  There is nothing wrong with asking [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:43+00:00 March 27th, 2013|sliding snow, snow fence, snow guards, snow rail|Comments Off on Purchasing The Right Snow Rail System

“Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.”

Warren Buffett is not only rich, but very smart (a significant reason why he is also the former!). He is competent but humble, and he does business, not because it makes him rich, but because he loves a challenge, he loves to work, and he loves to see himself progress in ways that don't just [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:43+00:00 February 13th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on “Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.”

Up on the Roof

Normally the two words "drift" and "roof" to folks in our trade would create a picture of prevailing winds forcing a snow drift to bank its weight on one particular part of the roofing structure, creating a stress point for the building, and additional liability for any objects below that might get damaged by a [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:43+00:00 February 12th, 2013|roof damage, safety, sliding snow, snow, snow guards, snow retention, thoughts, videos|Comments Off on Up on the Roof

Gutted! My gutters are gone.

"Gutted!" Not a word commonly used here in the states, but an appropriate one that might describe your feelings of despair when you discover your gutters have been bent, overloaded, torn off or otherwise damaged by uncontrolled avalanching of snow and ice! As spring approaches it is important to ensure your gutters are working and [...]

By | 2013-02-12T00:19:00+00:00 February 12th, 2013|roof damage, safety, sliding snow, snow, snow guards, snow rail, snow retention, videos|Comments Off on Gutted! My gutters are gone.

Gong Xi Fa Cai! Meanwhile, on the roofs of China…

Yesterday marked the beginning of the Chinese Lunar New Year festival and celebrations for over a billion people worldwide. If you are turning 12, 24, 36, 48, 60, 72, 84, 96, 108 or 120, then this year of the snake should be a prosperous one for you! Just as a point of interest, it is [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:43+00:00 February 11th, 2013|roof damage, safety, snow, snow guards, thoughts, videos|Comments Off on Gong Xi Fa Cai! Meanwhile, on the roofs of China…