Steep icy driveways; although only happen for a small window of time in this area can be a pain and hassle. The best plan for this is to be prepared with sand and salt mixture for deicing and prompt shoveling. For a solution and low maintenance would be to rip and remove drive and re-grade for a less steep angle, prior to install getting a radiant heating system integrated beneath the driveway. These systems are hassle free and no need to get up early and grab the shovel to get the car out. . For any additional information, call or visit our showroom for more information at (631)-543-1177, 1015 W. Jericho Turnpike Smithtown NY 11787.