Ways to Defend Against Pesky (and Problematic) Ice Dams

Folks that live in our part of the country where snow and ice are prevalent during the winter seasons must remain vigilant against potential water damage caused by ice build-up on roofs. This build-up, or ice dams, can cause problems…

Snow on Your Roof – How and Why to Remove It

Why to get it off of your home’s roof?It has been reported that a foot of heavy snow on a 1,600 square foot house can weigh as much as 14 tons. All this weight can create structural problems and harm…

Cleaning Snow Off of Your Roof

Every year the northeast experiences its fair share of snowstorms, and the snow covers everything. It’s beautiful, but it can be problematic. Have you ever shoveled your driveway and thought, “Jeez this snow is heavy.” Each shovelful getting heavier and…

Winter is Coming! Here Are Our Tips to Prevent Frozen Pipes

Winter’s return to Vermont is upon us, as many areas of the state have already been affected with some fall ‘snowliage’. With the colder temperatures come the responsibilities that home and businesses owners routinely pick up every season – shoveling…