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Removing Ice Dams – Mission Accomplished!

My roof, as I have mentioned in the last two posts, is a mess because of ice and snow. The ice is at least 8″ thick along the eavestroughs, and I know enough to know that spells trouble. With warm weather on the … Continue reading

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Removing Icicles and Ice Dams- Part Two of the Saga

My colleague, realtor Greig Reynolds, came over on Saturday to help me to remove the snow and ice from my sunroom roof. It was a gorgeous day: bright blue sky, very cold. By then, I’d discovered that the roof rake I’d borrowed from … Continue reading

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What to do about those icicles on your roof!

In Ottawa this winter with the freezing and thawing we’ve had, we’ve seen some pretty extraordinary icicles. One of my neighbours described looking out her bathroom window and feeling like she was in jail: the icicles extend all the way … Continue reading

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