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Roof Ice Dam Removal Alpharetta GA

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All In One Exterior
(404) 380-1847
12600 Deerfield PkwySte. 100
Alpharetta, GA

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GreenTech
804-363-5048
470 Clubfield Drive
Roswell, GA
 
LeafGuard of North Georgia
110 Londonderry Court, Suite 112
Woodstock, GA
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Specialty Contractor
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Gutterstuffpro Of Georgia Llc
(678) 799-9766
822 Fox Hollow Pkwy
Marietta, GA

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Jms Exterior Solutions inc.
(678) 983-6058
2900 Delk Rd
Marietta, GA
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Flooring, Decks & Porches, Roofing, Kitchen remodeling, Countertops, Demolition, Air Conditioning & Cooling, Cleaning service, Siding, Windows, Multiple Room Renovation, Framing, Electrical, Painting, Basement remodeling
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Years in Business : 6 Years
Languages Spoken : English, Spanish, Portuguese
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License # : No License Provided

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Reliable Roofing & Restoration Llc
(678) 325-1633
10945 State Bridge Road, Suite 401
Alpharetta, GA

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Decatur Roofing
770-729-0335
4535 S. Berkeley Lake Rd.
Norcross, GA
 
Energy Roofing Systems
(770) 781-4267
100 Amos Dr.
Cumming, GA

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Lasting Impressions Home Improvements
(678) 677-7451
651 simmons mine circle
Buford, GA
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Mobile Homes, Land Clearing / Bldg Site Prep, Roofing, Kitchen remodeling, Painting, Disaster Restoration, Fencing, Tiling, Flooring, Sunrooms, Demolition, Interior Decorators, Mirrors, Concrete Flatwork, Drywall and Plaster, Insulation, Windows, Home Builders, Ceilings, Decks & Porches, Carpenters, Patios, Walks, Stone Walls, Framing, Cabinets, Siding, Multiple Room Renovation, Lighting, Handyman, Electrical, Inspection Services, Doors, Additions, Basement remodeling, Gutters, Barns Sheds & …
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Residential, Commercial, Emergency Services
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Hours : 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM M,T,W,T,F,S
Years in Business : 3 Years
Languages Spoken : English
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General Liability Insurance : Yes
License # : 2009103
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Accepts Credit Cards

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Atlanta Area Roof Specialist Inc.
(404) 835-ROOF
1642 Tucker Industrial Blvd.
Tucker, GA

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Ice Dams

So, adding insulation to your attic floor will help. You should have enough insulation in your attic floor to give you R-49 (or you don't live in an area where ice-dams are a problem). That is about 20 inches of fiberglass. It means giving up the attic floor as a place to store things, since to get that much insulation you will have to go deeper than the joists, and preferrably lay it perpindicular to the joists. You should NOT use insulation with a vapor barrier (kraft faced) since you should not add a vapor barrier part way through your insulation. Before laying the insulation down, or before blowing it in, seal up any openings in the floor. Electrical wiring comes through holes, caulk them closed. The plumbing vent lines runn through the attic... caulk around those pipe openings. If you have light fixtures which require the insulation to be left away from them to dissipate the heat, then make sure you do that... you don't need to create a fire hazard here.

At the eaves, make sure the insulation does NOT close off the opening between the rafters that allow the air to flow up from the eave (soffit) vents. If you are blowing in insulation or packing the batts in tight there, buy prop vents. These are styrofoam panels that fit between the rafters to keep a channel open.

Ok.. you are stopping the heat from escaping into the attic.. That is good just to save on your heating bill as well as help to eliminate ice dams. Now lets talk about...ventilation

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