Metal roof snow diverter. Sends the water to the left or right well away from the door. As the snow and ice slides off the roof the snow diverter acts as a roof pipe protection system by breaking up the glacier of snow and ice. Snow diverters have been around for years but you will want one made to withstand the snow load of your area.
The lmcurbs snow diverter is specifically designed to divert the snow and ice away from stacks and vent pipes on metal roofs to avoid unnecessary damage. The diverter is simple to install slide it under the shingles with a slight angle away from the entry and stays put even in high winds. If you do not want to install snow guards the whole span of the roof but you want to move the snow away from certain areas such as pipe vents a pipe diverter could be the solution.
Snow diverters could be called roof snow splitters as well. We had to notch to fit on the metal roof but it is solid. It will definitely help divert snow from chimney.
The snow diverter will retain the snow above the roof penetration to prevent excessive loads being applied to the penetrations. That is why sno shield came up with a variety of snow diverters to accommodate most types of standing seam metal roofs exposed fastened roofs and asphalt shingle roofs. Our roof snow guards for standing seam panels shingles chimneys and vents help protect gutters landscaping and pedestrians.
Sno shields pipe diverters are used in snow retention for vent pipe and chimney protection on metal a shingled roofs. Aesthetically pleasing by matching existing metal roof color. Didnt notice until at our remote cabin so we used it.
In winter its important to keep the roof raked so ice and snow doesnt build up on the diverter. Snow diverters often referred to as roof pipe protectors help divert snow and ice from knocking over roof pipes. The 1 piece snow guards are made with american steel.
The ss pipe diverter is a time tested and proven method to protect many protrusions extending upward from the roof from the destructive nature of snow slides. Though thick material it cut nicely with the metal blade on the reciprocating saw it was easy to form to the angles we needed due to relief cuts. Metal roof snow guards prevent the avalanche of frozen precipitation on sloped metal roofing located in winter climates.
I am actually happy we got this one. Snow guards are designed to prevent snow shed onto walkways balconies and other areas falling snow and ice can be hazardous.
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