Metal Roofs typically require snow & ice guards. Once there is enough snow & ice built up in eaves troughs & soffets, it will Avalanche off the roof, often causing property damage. More importantly, there is the chance that a person or animal could be struck by falling ice and snow. Snow and Ice Guards professionally installed by Above the Rest will ease your mind and keep this from happening. Areas where Snow & Ice guards are a MUST: Over entry ways and garage doors. Ray and his roofing experts will discuss with property owners other areas where snow and ice guards should be considered. Snow and Ice Guards must be installed in specific patterns. Depending on the type of metal roof installed, certain snow and ice guards will be better suited. Installing these guards is not for Do it Yourselfers. Metal roof perferations must be avoided.