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Ice Dams... a difficult winter problem

Many of our customers have ice dams on their roofs as a result of the recent snowstorms.  Once an ice dam has formed, they are difficult to deal with.  The safest course is to hire a professional because of the dangers of avalanching snow and icicles, slippery ladders and roofs, and potential damage to roof shingles and gutters.

However, if you want to do the work yourself, use extreme care and follow these recommendations from roofing experts:

Warning signs: Aside from leaks, stains, and damaged ceilings or walls, there are several tell-tale signs that ice dams have occurred or may be imminent:

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