21st November 2019

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How do you stop ice dams?

To keep your roof cold, follow these three steps:
  1. Close up attic bypasses.
  2. Bonus: By stopping air leakage to mitigate ice dams, you'll save energy and reduce both your heating and your air conditioning bills.
  3. Measure your attic insulation level.
  4. Add roof and soffit vents.
  5. In addition:
  6. Reminder.

Can I use calcium chloride on my roof?

Answered. In cold climes, snow buildup on roofs often leads to ice dams, usually at the gutter. When the snow melts, the dam can route water under roof shingles and cause roof damage. Is Calcium Chloride safe to use on roofs?
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