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tomchamberlin 02-01-2011 07:13 PM

ice dam removal
 
I was recently searching on the internet for a way to remove ice dams and i stumbled upon this video witch is easy to use and i've had alot of success with hope it helps.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gaeXOT13OKU

waterman1971 02-01-2011 07:47 PM

Dear Lord, the camera guy is killing me!

jlmran 02-01-2011 07:57 PM

Hot water freezes more quickly than cold water.

nap 02-01-2011 07:57 PM

does he have a gutter? It didn't look like it. I see some odd looking channel below the fascia board but it doesn't look like he has a gutter on the fascia.

With a gutter, his idea won't work. That ice chunk in the gutter doesn't give up so easily.

nap 02-01-2011 07:59 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by jlmran (Post 582802)
Hot water freezes more quickly than cold water.

do you mean the Mpemba effect?

jlmran 02-01-2011 08:33 PM

I don't know. I think that applies to containers of water. Maybe not true on a roof.


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