Clear your roof to prevent collapse

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — The weight of heavy, wet snow and ice could cause some roofs to collapse. If you’re a homeowner, News 8’s Jeff Valin shares these tips to lessen the risk to your home.

  • Remove Snow From First Few Feet Above Gutters
  • Clear Area Around Downspouts
  • Insulate Attic
  • Install Water Repellent Membrane

More Information:

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

blog comments powered by Disqus