Living in the northeast, the people I was with and I can expect an accumulation of around twelve to fifteen feet of snow each winter.
The two of us can get multiple inches of snow in an hour! Plowing, shoveling plus snowblowing are time-consuming plus labor-intensive jobs that seem to never end.
It’s a challenge to figure out where to put all that snow. I finally had enough plus invested in a snowmelt plan for our home. It operates very much like the radiant floor heating installed inside the residence. I have a boiler heating system situated in the basement that heats water plus sends it through a series of pipes, and within the house, these pipes are concealed beneath the floorboards plus spread heat very evenly plus effectively. The heat radiates into the air, warming all objects plus rising very slowly! Radiant flooring is super efficient, practical plus comfortable. It’s safe, quiet, clean plus requires no service, other than yearly service of the boiler. I now have a very similar plan installed beneath the concrete of our driveway, walkways, front porch plus steps. It keeps these areas completely clear of aggravating plus hazardous snow plus ice. I no longer need to spend money someone to handle plowing or exhaust myself shoveling. The snowmelt plan has eliminated the use of rocksalt which causes disfigures to our landscaping plus can get tracked inside the house. It is seriously convenient plus improves safety. The snowmelt plan reacts to moisture plus temperature drop, automatically starting up. I don’t need to do anything at all. And just like the radiant heating throughout the house, the snowmelt plan operates silently plus is beautifully energy efficient.