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  1. Residential Roofing
    Just wondering if anybody else on the forum has been doing any ice dam steaming. Two years ago we got about 90 inches of snow and had no shortage of ice dams to steam off along with snow removal. Spent many thousands of dollars on google advertising and also got a lot of jobs from angies list...
  2. Residential Roofing
    What is the safest icemelter for roof applications? Something that I can buy at a hardware store. I have heard to use calcium chloride or magnesium chloride. What wont stain, or ruin my shingles, gutters, etc? I know that's its best not to use any salt, but I'm getting a water stain on my...
  3. Residential Roofing
    I just had my roof replaced. Its been a drought here in Western NY for the last 6 weeks. Sure enough, a few hours after the roofers tore off a section, it started lightly raining. They put the ice and water shield down(stapled it) then the shingles. Came back on day 2....did the same thing and...
  4. Business, Marketing, and Sales
    Just a heads up to some of you...there's a sneaky exclusion tacked on to some general liablity policies for roofers: :thumbdown: EXCLUSION - SNOW/ICE REMOVAL We do not cover any claim, loss, costs or expense for 'bodily injury' or 'property damage' arising from 'your' operations or completed...
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