Removing Ice Dams and Protecting Your Home

Removing Ice Dams and Protecting Your HomeIcicles and snow may make your home look picturesque, but looks are deceiving and they spell trouble. They can tear off gutters, loosen shingles, and cause water to backup into your home. The following blog explains the dangers and prevention you can take against ice dams. [Read more…]

Causes of Floods: Wintertime

Causes of Floods, TJ Woods Insurance Agency, Worcester, MAWhile most attribute flooding with the summer’s hurricane season or fall’s days of rain, most people don’t think about winter as a time where their homes are subject to flooding and water damage. However, when large quantities of water get locked up as snow and ice, they can cause issues with proper water flow and drainage, as well as a sudden release of that stored water during a snow or ice melt. This article will go over three of the most common sources of flooding and water damage during the winter months. [Read more…]