Category Archives: Sno Barricade

Barricade System Featured in Design and Build With Metal

Recently our Sno Barricade® system was installed on Alton Hall Elementary School in Galloway, Ohio.  The project was such a success that it was featured in The Best of Design and Build with Metal Magazine. “Only the best prepared, most viewed content is selected for these features.” – John Garvey, Design and Build with Metal […]

Sno Gem, Inc. Introduces Membrane-Coated & Pre-Skirted Snow Retention System* (*Patent-Pending)

On Tuesday, August 27, 2013, Sno Gem, Inc., a McHenry-based corporation and world-renowned leader in the manufacturing and distribution of cutting-edge snow retention systems for most roof types, introduced the roofing industry’s first-ever membrane-coated and pre-skirted continuous bar snow retention system* (*patent pending) for new construction or retrofit applications. Sno Gem’s® product line continues to […]

Peter T. Paul Building, University of New Hampshire

Sno Gem® products can now be found on the Peter T. Paul Building at the University of New Hampshire. Eagle Rivet completed the roofing and snow retention portion of this project and installed the Sno Barricade® 3-Bar Slate/Tile Deck Mount Bar System in Brass and Half Carat Metals in Copper to give this newly constructed […]

2012 Gold Key of Excellence Award

On May 16th, 2012 readers of Rural Builder Magazine had selected Sno Gem, Inc. as top supplier in the industry. Their readers said that Sno Gem, Inc. is thought to have:

Best of Metalcon International 2011

Metal Roofing Magazine and Rural Builder Magazine has brought you the “Best of Metalcon International 2011” and featured Sno Gem Snow Guards!

Grandstand Roof Gets Snow Retention

November 1, 2011 By KIM FUNDINGSLAND – Staff Writer (, Minot Daily News Up high and with a view of the city, tethered workers took advantage of nice Halloween weather Monday atop the roof of the North Dakota State Fair Grandstand. They are doing work that should prove beneficial this winter and next spring. “They […]

Project of the Week: Sno Gem’s Sno Barricade Clamp-On Bar System for Standing Seam Metal Roofs

PROJECT OF THE WEEK: Training Support Complex, Building #3441 at Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks, Alaska. They chose the Sno Barricade Clamp-On Bar System for Standing Seam Metal Roofs with (3) Barricade Plates per Panel. Now that will hold back a lot of snow!

Snow Guards for All Metal Roofing Profiles

The new Sno-Barricade snow guards for standing seam metal roofing systems utilize a unique bar design to create an efficient, snow-stopping profile…

Snow Guard Selection: Great Lakes Naval Station

Snow guards for a new parking lot control building had to meet several guidelines established by the Naval Training Station in Great Lakes, Illinois…