As beautiful as they are, icicles hanging along the eaves of your house spell trouble. The conditions that allow icicles to form—snow-covered roofs and freezing weather—also lead to ice dams: thick, solid ice that builds up along the eaves of your home. The dams can tear off gutters, loosen shingles, and cause the water to […]

The damages caused by frozen water pipes can be catastrophic. Just one burst pipe in a home running at 4-8 gallons a minute from a burst pipe can do tens of thousands of dollars damage in a manner matter of minutes, let alone the following mold mitigation problem. Contrary to belief, the pipe freezes and […]