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Find the best metal snow retention systems for your roofing material.
We manufacture snow retention systems for SSMR, Membrane, Asphalt, Tile and Slate roofing. AceClamp® systems also help stop falling ice with our convenient and easy-to-install ice guard attachments.

AceClamp A2 Snow Guards shown on Metal Roof

METAL ROOFING

Ace Clamp 3 Rail Snow Guards Shown on Shingle Roof

SHINGLE ROOFING

AceClamp 3 Rail Snow Guards Shown on Slate Roof

SLATE ROOFING

AceClamp Color Snap® M for Membrane, TPO roofs

MEMBRANE ROOFING
 

Types of roof snow guards that we manufacture

AceClamp offers precision-engineered fixed bar or rail type snow retention systems for almost any roof. Customers with metal roofs enjoy the convenience and leak protection of our clamp-on, non-penetrating clamps.  For customers with slate and asphalt shingle roofs, we offer a very effective screw-down bar type snow guard system that is available in single, two, three, and four-bar configurations.  For customers with low-slope membrane roofs, we offer a snow rail system that utilizes a screw-down plate that is sealed by a heat-welded power-grip pad.

Non-Penetrating Clamp-on Snow Guards for SSMR


Roofing Material Types:  Metal (SSMR)

We have several snow guard options available for customers with standing seam metal roofs, and no matter which system you choose, you're sure to enjoy our non-penetrating, pre-assembled sliding pin clamps.  AceClamp® metal roof snow retention systems install in about half of the time of competitive systems, helping roofers to be more profitable on installation projects by eliminating pre-assembly tasks and retorquing.  Securing our clamps to seams is done with just a single fastener, and installation can be completed with just a single tool.


Snow Guards Seam Compatibility Diagram

colorsnap color matching metal snow guards

Color Snap®
The Color Matching Snow Rail

Color Snap® is a medium-heavy snow rail system that allows you to slide in a strip of roofing material to match the rail color with roofing material. Available in single rail configurations, Color Snap® is suitable for areas with moderately heavy snow loads

Snow titan metal snow guards

Snow Titan®
The Snow Rail System for Extreme Climates

Snow Titan® is a heavy duty snow rail system for areas with extreme snow loads. Originally designed for customers with Kingspan roofs, Snow Titan is capable of up to 42" spans*. Featuring a triangular-structured rail-no system can match the holding power of Snow Titan®.

variable angle snow guards

VAB™
The Variable Angle Snow Bar System

VAB™ (Variable Angle Bracket) is the world's first and only snow guard system that allows installers to align snow-retention systems to complex roofing angles. Secure more rooftop space while better matching the architectural angles within the architect's vision.

*Depending roof pitch and upon snow loads in your location. Ask us for a project evaluation.

Screw Down / Nail Down Snow Guards

Roofing Material Types:  Asphalt Single, Slate, Membrane

The AceClamp screw-down snow bar systems feature all American made, premium-grade stainless and aluminum parts.  These systems are easy to install, with simple screw-down brackets that can be specified to allow for single, 2, 3, or 4 bar snow fence configurations.  Each bar is available in 8-foot lengths that are connected using our snow-guard bar coupler.  Bar collars hold the bars in place at the ends, which are completed by end caps that protect the inside of the bar from oxidation and corrosion.  Screw-in ice breakers (Flags) can be provided in either 5 or 7-inch lengths standard and can be special ordered in custom lengths.

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snow guards for shingle roofs

How do I spec my snow guard system?

We are here to help!  Just answer a few questions on our rapid-quote project survey, and our roofing specialists will give you a suggested layout and plan for your system.  Our team will study any engineering diagrams, specs, and photos that you provide to design the right snow retention system for your roof. (not required but helpful)  While we're at work, there are a few aesthetic and functional choices for you to consider, such as whether you'd prefer a powder coat or natural metal finishes, or whether you'd prefer snow bars or snow rails.

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Add color to your snow guards!

Our rugged, durable and great-looking metal snow guards are now available in over 180 powder-coat finishes!

AceClamp® metal roof snow guards make a bold statement on any roof, and can also be coated to match your roofing finish for an additional fee. Browse a specific product to view our color swatches in more detail. 

Available finishes for AceClamp Metal Roof Snow Guards

Ace clamp metal roof snow guard with powder coat finish

 

Featured Project: 2-Bar Snow Retention System with the Signature AceClamp® ML® Clamp

Location: 38 Taunton Hill Road in Newtown, Connecticut.
Installer: Architectural Sheet Metal and Slate, New Haven, CT, Tom Burnetti
Architect: P/H Architects, Newtown, CT
Metal Roof Panel Manufacturer: Merchant & Evans, Inc., Burlington, NJ
Materials Used:
  • 0.040” aluminum, Dove Gray
  • 28,000 sf 305 Classic Rib 12” coverage by Merchant & Evans, Inc.

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metal snowguards 2 bar metal roof snow guards

Shown above: A2N rail type metal snow guards on a snap seam metal roof.

* periodic ACE products and updates only.

About Us

If you’re using the same old products to mount solar, satellite, communications, ductwork – or practically anything-to metal roofs you’re wasting time and money. The AceClamp® family of metal snow guards and solar mounting clamps give you stronger, more flexible mounting options – without damaging roof surfaces and risking roof warranties.

Contact Us
  • PMC Industries, Inc.
  • 87 Spring Ln. Plainville, CT 06062 USA
  • Phone +01 860 351 0686

  • Fax +01 860 351 0689

  • info@aceclamp.com
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LEGAL DISCLAIMER: Products shown on this website may include 3D generated artwork that may differ from actual product. Design and specifications subject to change without notice. Unauthorized copying or use of any content included within this website is strictly prohibited. AceClamp products are not approved for use as a personal fall-restraint device. **Results may vary. Always follow proper installation and torque specifications. Be sure to check snow loads for your area before purchasing.
WARNING: DO NOT USE ACE CLAMP PRODUCTS AS A PERSONAL FALL RESTRAINT DEVICE!