How Do Ice Dams Harm My Home?

After heavy snow, a quick peek out the window might reveal long, intimidating icicles extending from your roof or gutters. While they may be pretty, they may also be the first signs of ice dams. Your winter wonderland might soon become a source of aggravation as water collects on the roof and does damage to… Continue reading How Do Ice Dams Harm My Home?

Winter and Your Roof – Things to Watch Out For

Winter is nothing new for the hearty Minnesotan. We’re used to cold weather and lots of snow. We also know winter can take a toll on many things and your home’s roof is no exception. Ice Dams Poor insulation – Snow melts during the warm daytime hours and refreezes at night or when the weather… Continue reading Winter and Your Roof – Things to Watch Out For

The Do’s and Don’ts of Rooftop Snow Removal

Whether you’re hiring professionals for snow removal or doing it yourself (not recommended), we’re listing the things to watch out for and have created a list of Do’s and Don’ts. Do’s: Start from the edges and move your way to the top Be mindful of metal tools during a removal process – (Avoiding power lines)… Continue reading The Do’s and Don’ts of Rooftop Snow Removal