Heating cables close to the roof edge perform well in melting the ice and snow and preventing ice dams. They’re normally installed on the roofing surface but Salt Lake City roofers believe this system has its limitations. For starters, it’s difficult to dismantle the system when you don’t need it, namely come spring and summer.
Heat exposure can affect the cables’ performance as soon as winter comes again. That’s why novel heating systems are installed beneath the roofing material. It provides heat just like your typical heating cable yet remains safe from UV radiation. In addition, this system distributes heat more evenly.