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Ice Dams

Roofing company workers use axes and hammers to chop away ice collected on the roof and in the gutters of a home in Warrenville. An ice dam that formed on the roof caused a leak inside when it began to melt and seeped inside the ceiling and walls. (Credit: CBS)

Continuing Thaw, Thursday Rain Threaten Flooding, Roof Damage

Chicago area residents were rushing to get roofs clear of ice dams, and shovel ice and snow away from storm drains and catch basins on Wednesday, as the heavy snow cover continues to melt, with rain on the way.

02/19/2014

Ice dams can ruin homes. (CBS)

Tips To Avoid Ice Dam-age

Ice dams. With melting snow and ice and rain, they can cause water damage inside your home. CBS 2′s Ed Curran reports.

01/10/2014