Minneapolis Ice Dam Removal – Walker Roofing – Serving the Greater Twin Cities Area
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Living in Minnesota has its advantages and disadvantages. One of those disadvantages is the rough winters. Snow and ice and the melting of snow and ice can cause major problems to many portions of your home. That’s why Walker Roofing offers snow and ice removal services. Read below to find out how your home can be damaged by ice dams and then see how Walker can prevent this damage from occurring.
What is an ice dam?
An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms at the edge of a roof and prevents melting snow (water) from draining off the roof. The water that backs up behind the dam can leak into a home and cause damage to walls, ceilings, insulation and other areas. See diagram to the right.
What can we do?
Each winter season, Walker gets hundreds of calls from people needing to have snow removed from their roof. Our advice: better to call us and have experts remove the snow than risk damage to your roof or personal health. We are very careful to avoid damaging the roof when we remove ice and snow. Our expertise in snow removal is achieved by the following:
- Using equipment designed to prevent damage to shingles
- Using specially made snow rakes and shovels
- Using proper knowledge and expertise of snow removal
- Using a plant safe ice remover for removal of ice
- Using a steamer to melt ice from your roof
Walker Roofing is a full service roofing company servicing the St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Twin Cities areas. Our team of roofing experts do it all from roof installation and repair, to ice dam removal services. Walker Roofing is the number one choice for all your Minneapolis Ice dam removal. If you believe you have an ice dam, it is important to have a roof inspection. Ice dams will cause significant damage if they are not handled by a professional. Give us a call today for all your ice dam removal and other roofing services. We offer the best prices in the area and our team is fully licensed, certified, and insured.
How are Ice Dams Formed?
Ice dams are elevations of ice that form on the edge of your roof top. This prevents the melting snow from draining off the roof. As this happens, the ice dam grows in size and can cause catastrophic damages to your home or business. The water can back up into your ceilings, walls, insulation, and even your attic. If you suspect you have an ice dam, it is important to call a professional such as Walker Roofing. Our team has the ability to safely remove ice dams from your home or business. Our team services the Twin Cities, St. Paul, and Minneapolis areas. For the number one choice for Minneapolis ice dam removal give us a call today. If you have had trouble with ice dams in the past, let Walker Roofing help you. You can take preventative measures to ensure your Minneapolis home or business stays safe all year long!
The Importance of Ice Dam Removal
Minneapolis winters are brutal and Walker Roofing gets many calls each year about snow removal from roofs. If you are not certified and do not have the proper equipment, it is best to call a professional to remove snow and ice dams from your home. Our team services the Twin Cities, St. Paul and surrounding areas and Walker Roofing is the first choice in Minneapolis ice dam removal. Our team handles ice dams and snow on roofs in a special way so that your roof remains safe as does the areas around your home or business.
Looking for safe ice removal in the St. Paul, Twin Cities, or Minneapolis areas? Walker Roofing is the premier roofing company for all your Minneapolis ice dam removal. Our team does the following to ensure your ice dam is removed safely:
- Keep your Shingles Safe with no damages from removal
- Use special equipment for snow and ice dam removal
- Use ice remover that is safe for the environment and people
- Use a steamer to melt ice from your roof. This helps eliminate large chucks from falling and damaging areas around your home or business.
- Fully licensed, certified, and insured
Give us a call for all your roofing, ice dam, and snow removal needs. We offer the best prices in the area and our team has many years in the roofing business.
Our Services Include:
- Roofing Repair
- New Roof Construction
- Roof Inspections
- Roof Tear Offs
- Shingle Roofs
- Flat Roofs
- New Siding Installation
- Siding Repair
- Ice Dam Removal
- Gutter Installation