Look Out for Ice Dams on the Roof of Your Home

Ice dams on your roof are the outdoor sign of an indoor problem. A damaging ice dam doesn’t form because your roof’s too cold. Actually, it’s the opposite: uneven heating of the roof triggers the sequence of events that forms a mound of ice near the gutters called an ice dam. Here’s how it … [Read more...]

Ways You Can Prevent Ice Dams

During particularly cold or prolonged winter weather, many Indiana homes are vulnerable to a potentially damaging phenomenon: ice dams. These ridges of ice that form at the edge of the roof can result in serious damage to a house's roof, attic and walls. Fortunately, effective strategies to prevent … [Read more...]