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Concrete Network: Snow Melting Systems For Concrete Slabs
Concrete Network site offers some great info on all aspects of system types, installation, control, and repair.

Plumbing & HVAC: Hydronic Snowmelt Systems
Plumbing & HVAC says commercially, snowmelt systems are a popular method of snow removal, especially when trying to avoid lawsuits. In residential applications, they are increasing in popularity.
Industry Sectors

RPA: Radiant Professionals Alliance
Radiant Professionals Alliance is the North American trade association for industry members involved with various types of radiant heating.
Information Sources

Healthy Heating: Snow Melting Systems
Healthy Heating provides information on snow melting systems including introduction, manual controls, and controls and system performance, area free ratio and frequency percentile, and storm data and loads.

Heating Help: Cold, Hard Truth About Snowmelt Systems
Heating Help describes issues and considerations for designing and installing snowmelt systems.

HPAC Magazine: Embedded Systems, A Radiant Concept
HPAC magazine says embedded hydronic snow melting systems can be effectively used in any exterior area, including stairs, sidewalks, driveways, parking lots and ramps, loading docks, building entrances, wheelchair access ramps, hospital emergency entrances, and helipads on building tops.

HPAC Magazine: Tips For Successful Snow & Ice Melt Installations
HPAC magazine says with proper design and installation, radiant hydronic snow and ice melting systems can provide a safe and reliable way to keep surfaces clear of snow and ice.

HPAC: 10 Essential Details For Successful Snowmelting Systems
HPAC magazine describes 10 essential details for successful snowmelting systems. (PDF)

P&M: Snow & Ice Melt Systems
Plumbing and Mechanical describes features and design considerations for snow and ice melt systems.
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P&M: ROI For Snow Melt Systems
Plumbing and Mechanical describes things to consider when calculating return on investment for snow melt systems.
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