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What are ice dams? Here's what homeowners should know.

Heavy snow: check. Extreme cold: check. Keep an eye out, homeowners, it’s ice dam season.

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What are ice dams? Here's what homeowners should know.
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    What is an ice dam? How do they form? And what to do about them

    What is an ice dam? How do they form? And what to do about them

    Heavy snow: check. Extreme cold: check. Keep an eye out Chicago-area homeowners, it’s ice dam season. Ice dams caused by melting snow can cause water to leak into houses. The best way to deal with ice dams is to prevent them from forming. Snow from the Presidents Day storm and a heavy winter has …

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