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September 2010

YN-13 House by Morris Sato Studio

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 September 2nd, 2010|portfolio, snow guards|

Sno Shield's Snow Guards were used on a house built by Morris Sato studio in New York.  You can read more about this house at, but here's a couple of photos showing our snow guards in use on the metal roof of a uniquely designed home.

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August 2010

Clamp On Snow Guards versus Snow Fence

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 August 13th, 2010|rib guards, snow fence, snow guards|

For a while snow fence and snow rail systems where considered the better option to Snow Guards. Some “experts” even said their products were so much more the superior because they only needed one row to keep snow and ice from sliding off a roof. Lately when I pass by large metal roofs I see [...]

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July 2010

Peel & Stick Snow Guards

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 July 23rd, 2010|installation, snow guards|

One of the most common questions I get asked is this; Do you sell the peel and stick snow guards?  My response to this question is always as follows; I can sell you peel and stick snow guards and then have you call me in one year and tell me that most of your snow [...]

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February 2010

Spring time is on its way

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 February 26th, 2010|snow guards, snow retention|

Well, Spring Time is on its way.  I know those of you in the East aren’t feeling the love yet, but it’s on its way none the less.  Spring Time means that it’s time to put those “to do lists” in the fore front.  I know some of you now realize you need snow guards [...]

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December 2009

Snow! Snow! Snow!

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 December 30th, 2009|ice dams, installation, roof damage, snow guards|

Wow, I think there were a few kids praying for a White Christmas this year.  If you live in the Mid West you know what I’m talking about.  Every now and then Mother Nature likes to remind us of the upper hand she has on us.  For those of you that have protected your homes [...]

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November 2009

Can I Install Snow Guards in the Winter Months?

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 November 4th, 2009|installation, rib guards, snow guards|

Anyone who has installed snow guards in winter months knows it can be a frustrating adventure.  Not only do you have to worry about the working conditions, good snow guard adhesives need 30 days above 50 degrees to cure properly.  If you have the opportunity to use clamp on snow guards then you should do [...]

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October 2009

A common roofing blunder

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 October 15th, 2009|Color Matching, metal roofs, roof installation, snow guards|

Not accounting for roof snow guards is usually one of the most common errors people make when installing a metal roof or re-roofing a home or business.  If you live in a snow or ice zone, be sure your property is protected by Sno Shield Snow Guards.    Sno Shield Snow Guards are specifically designed [...]

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Sno Shield is now blogging about snow guards

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 October 14th, 2009|metal roofs, snow guards|

Well it's official. We have entered the world of blogging.  Here is a little information about us and our product. We at Sno Shield are the inventors of the Sno Shield line of products.  Sno Shield's line of products include snow guards for metal roofs and rib guards.  A rib guard is basically a snap on snow shield [...]

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