Roof and Gutter Deicing

Roof and Gutter deicing / tracing, is a common application for virtually all building types, from homes, to storage buildings, to commercial and residential towers, and industrial facilities.

Heat tracing for this application can be designed in many forms….from simple runs of heating cable inside gutters, to ensure drainage paths for water, to eliminating icicles, to full roof and gutter systems, even up to custom engineered heated roofing panels.

Both MI and SR cables can be applied to this application. Please contact us with your specific details, and we can design an appropriate roof and gutter heating system for you, including controls and sensors as needed.


MI cable installed in gutters, providing a melted drainage path


Typical zigzag installation along a roof edge, in the gutter, and in the downspout


A common problem of icicle build up