|House Without Proper Insulation & Heat Tape|
|Ice Damming Diagram|
What Causes Ice Damming?
Solution To Ice Damming
Step #1: Make sure your attic is ventilated properly.
Step #2: Apply R-49 (or) higher insulation to your attic floor; this will prevent that heat loss.
|House With Proper Insulation & Heat Tape|
*Note: Steps #1 & #2 usually do the trick, but don't hesitape to apply Step #3 if you're worried!