Blog Frozen Gutters? Ice Dams? With Helmet Heat®, Not This Year November 10, 2016February 1, 2017Jeremy KelseyFeatured Articles, Helmet Heat® For more than 35 years, Gutter Helmet® has been America’s most trusted brand of gutter guard. Our innovative gutter protection system is designed to not only keep leaves out of gutters, it blocks all debris – so you’ll never have to worry about cleaning your gutters again! It’s a better choice than gutter screens because it features a solid cover that cannot become clogged. Gutter Helmet can be installed over new or existing gutters, making it a great addition to any home. The Solution to Ice & Snow Damage For those who live in regions that receive snow and ice every year, the perfect companion to Gutter Helmet is the Helmet Heat® system. Helmet Heat is an ingenious, self-regulating cable device that protects your home from dangerous winter conditions. It is installed underneath the Gutter Helmet panel to gently warm gutters and downspouts, keeping them from freezing. As the temperature drops, the cable responds by heating up. As the temperature rises, the cable cools down, saving you money. Helmet Heat is the complete solution to prevent frozen gutters and ice dams during the cold winter months. The combination of Gutter Helmet gutter guard and Helmet Heat is the ideal defense against ice damage to your home and will provide you with many years of safety and peace of mind. What Will Your Gutters Look Like This Winter? Icicles and ice dams that form along roof eaves can damage not only the gutter system. They can also promote the back-up of water underneath roof shingles, which leads to roof leaks and many other kinds of interior damage. Icicles aren’t a good thing! If you see them forming along your roof, your home is vulnerable to potential structural damage. With Helmet Heat, you can drastically reduce the chance of ice damage to your home. To request a free consultation about the Helmet Heat or Gutter Helmet systems, call (800) 824-3772.