Common Locations for Ice Dams

December 1, 2015

Prevent & Remove Ice Dams By Recognizing Common Locations

We have assisted hundreds of homeowners in Wayne, Oakland & Macomb County repair and restore their homes after Ice Dam Water Damage. Our thorough, professional & restoration team understands how and where ice dams form – and exactly what needs to be done to repair the damage to your home.

The best way to protect yourself from ice dam damage is to be aware of where ice dams commonly form – and to inspect and remove ice dams before they lead to leaking and structural damage.

Common Locations for Ice Dams

  • The edge of the roof;
  • Gutters;
  • The fascia, behind the gutter;
  • The siding’s surface;
  • The exterior wall surface;
  • Below & above skylights;
  • Valley areas
  • Roofs with low pitch
  • Rooms with vaulted ceilings
  • Around chimneys & furnace flues
  • Inside or around windows & door frames
  • Any roof opening – including pipes & vents

Ice dams typically do not occur over unheated areas- including garages, porches, “summer rooms” & patios.

Professional Home Repair for Ice Dam Water Damage

If you have experienced damage to your home from an ice dam, we will repair damage and replace walls, ceilings, plaster, drywall, moldings & carpet as necessary. We guarantee that your damaged area will look “like new”. And we will also ensure that any underlying or “unseen” health or environmental hazards are completely eliminated. We will also make sure that the initial structural  “cause” of the ice dam is removed and repaired – in order to minimize the possibility that you will ever face this type of inconvenience again.

We will also work with your insurance company to help you obtain the maximum amount of coverage for your homes water damage, for which you are covered.

Click Here to Learn About Insurance Coverage for Home Damage from Ice Dams.

We Specialize in Ice Dam Damage Repair & Restoration

Serving Southeast Michigan, including: Wayne, Macomb & Oakland County

Call us at 888.442.2766 to discuss your Ice Dam removal & repair needs.



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