Snow Melt System Cost Calculator

Welcome to our Snow Melt System Cost Calculator.

This tool is designed to help you estimate the running cost of a snow melt system for your property based on our driveway snow melt systems and various other factors. Understanding the costs of operating and running your snow melt system is crucial for budgeting and optimizing energy consumption.

Enter the Driveway Area (in sq ft):

Cost per kWh:

Driveway Type:

Operating Days Per Year


365 days

Operating Hours per Day:


24 Hours
Running Cost

How it works?

1. Heated Driveway Area

Enter the total area you intend to heat in square feet. This could be the area of a single driveway section or the entire driveway.

2. Driveway Surface Type

Choose the type of surface material for your driveway. Different materials have varying thermal conductivity, affecting the heating needs.


3. Operating Hours and Days

Input the average number of hours per day and the number of days per year you plan to operate the snow melt system.

4. Cost per Kilowatt-Hour

Specify the cost of electricity per kilowatt-hour in your region. This is essential for calculating the overall running cost.

5. Click “Calculate”

Once you’ve provided the necessary information, click the “Calculate” button to get an estimate of the running cost of your snow melt system.


While this calculator provides a useful estimate, it’s essential to consider some limitations: