Material to resist falling snow particles

Is there any material that has the potential to resist falling snow
flakes from sticking to it surface during heavy snow?
I was told that PTFE (teflon) has a special properties that nothing will
stick on it. But after i test a PTFE coated baking tray during snow,
found that it's not really the case. (in the internet there are many
type of PTFE make (brand) and coating number (milli-meter)) does the
make and coating number do play a part to it properties?
Actually i want to put a signboard (approx. 1 meter x 1.5 meter) outside
my home but during snow it covered with snow flakes. Any suggestion to
over come this problem?
Thank you
Raj
Reply to
iggyboy
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How about simple cooking spray like Pam? Might work.
Another suggestion would be to slightly tip the sign and let gravity be your friend.
Last, a properly placed spotlight might do the trick.
Reply to
Rileyesi
heat it (your sign)
Reply to
Portly Stout
Heating tape of the type to keep outdoor pipes from freezing on the back of your sign would do the trick depending upon the size and composition of your sign. Available at any home improvement store it is pretty cheap and uses minimal energy. Alternately, a neon sign would solve the problem if you want your house to look like a pub!!!
Reply to
Ceraboy
Here in the Northeast, we call this a roof. Put one over your sign.
Rich Mechaber
iggyboy wrote:
Reply to
Rich Mechaber
Perhaps you can paint the back of the sign black?
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Mark Thorson

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