Snow Removal From Roofs

Why do I need Snow Removal From Roofs?

A major roof problem that Iowa and South Dakota homeowners face is the build-up of heavy snow and the development of ice dams. The excess weight of snow can damage roofs, gutters, and down spouts. Excess snow can also block the air flow of the home's ventilation systems. Ice dams form when heavy snow melts during the day, flows under the shingles, and refreezes at night. After several melting-freezing cycles, water can enter the attic and damage insulation, ceilings, walls, and even the building itself. Fortunately, there are steps homeowners can take to prevent damage caused by heavy snow and ice dams.

With Sioux City Snow Removal from Roofs program, you keep the snow load to a minimum, thus you will reduce the chances of an ice dam forming. In addition, you will prevent damage to the roof due to the excess weight.

What is included in the Snow Removal from Roofs Service?

With Sioux City Snow Removal you have the peace of mind of a job done by well trained, and experienced tradesmen. An inexperienced person on the roof attempting to remove snow can cause irreparable damage to the roof's components leading to expensive repairs or ultimately complete re-roofing. We will:

  • Carefully remove the bulk of the snow with roof rakes and snow shovels uncovering the upper vents.
  • Chip and channel ice dams to ensure future water flow is allowed.
  • Apply a nitrogen fertilizer above the roof dams to melt some the ice to get the water flowing.
  • Clear the: side walks, steps or drive way of any snow that has came from the roof during the roof top snow removal.

snow removal from roofs

The Snow Removal from Roofs service is done on a time and material basis. The rate is $80.00 per hour per man. The nitrogen fertilizer is applied at 20 dollars per 50 lb bag. Homes can run from a few hundred dollars to near a thousand. Each home is different in the steepness of the roof and where the snow needs to be shoveled, which dictates the amount of care needed.

Large icicles can be safely removed by our trained crews. We use ladders and special sheets protective platforms to protect landscaping while removing icicles in sections.


Sioux City Snow Removal is your source for timely, efficient and professional driveway snow removal service.

Request a Free Consultation to discuss your business' needs.

Or Contact us directly at:

Phone:  605-422-2113
Email:    info@

Homeowners need to be home so we can address the primary concerns.
Customers can set a dollar amount and we will work with them on the services that we can provide within their budget..

Next post: