Rise and shine. Make some coffee, watch the news, shower, get dressed, and boom. Head outside to scrape ice and heavy snow off your windshield. Unless you want to pull an Ace Ventura and drive with your head sticking out the window, you need one of the best heated ice scrapers.
I do recommend using a snow windshield cover, but if you enjoy the dirty work, you’ll need one of these for winter mornings. Amazon has a variety of ice scrapers to fit your needs budget-wise, ergonomically and more. Here are 13 of the best heated and regular ice scrapers that will tackle tough snow and ice.
Best Heated Ice Scrapers
We did gather some good old-fashioned ice scrapers, but these heated ones are top-notch and the pricing is fantastic. For under $12, you can get this scratch-free heated scraper. It has a built-in heating element that melts snow and stubborn ice.
Thanks to the built-in rubber squeegee head, you don’t have to deal with excess water on your windshield. It’s not cordless, but a customer did say the cord is long enough to get the job done. This is a fantastic Christmas gift for Dad.
Ice Scrapers Under $15
Subzero has an ice scraper with a 4.5-inch blade, but the entire scraper has an 11-inch length. Don’t let the little blade fool you. Arya Stark’s sword had a short blade too, and you see what that did. A customer says it eats through ice like a hot knife on butter.
For under $9, this is a great pick for scraping ice off a small car.
This snow removal tool has a length of 25 inches for an extended reach. A featured spec is a brush, which is great for moving fresh snowfall.
6. Subzero 532
This best seller is under $9. It has a 26-inch reach and has four rows of plush bristles to target the toughest snow and thick ice.
Most ice scrapers have comfortable foam handles, but if they’re not comfortable to you, consider a mitt. There’s an elastic wristband to prevent it from falling.
A customer said this glove keeps his fingers warm.
If you want something for hard to reach areas, consider Mallory USA’s 35-inch snow brush and ice scraper. The brush head has a molded grip for extra leverage for ice removal. A customer said it cleared the entire top of his car from a Massachusetts snowstorm.
Ice Scrapers Under $30
Forget bristles, this snow scraper has a broom. It honestly reminds me of a Swiffer, but those little mops put in work, so I think this would be a great gadget to remove snow. It only weighs about 1.4 pounds! The extension pole can extend out to 52 inches. This is great for SUV owners.
Here’s another great option for bigger vehicles. This extendable snow brush can extend out to 35 inches, and the heavy-duty ice scraper can get the thickest ice layers off your windows. The ergonomic handle design aids in getting a good grip for quick work.
If you have multiple cars at your household, you need this 6-pack. These scraper blades cut through ice quickly!
Use the brush for heavy snow and the ice scraper for ice. The comfortable foam grip comes in handy! No one wants to touch cold metal when it’s 12 degrees outside. Several customers are giving it five stars and leaving amazing reviews, so it’s by far one of the best snow and ice removers you can buy on Amazon.
This post was originally published on January 17, 2020.