Ice Dam Removal

O'LYN job site photo of a typical ice dam forming after heavy snow and extremely cold temperatures.

 

Professional Ice Dam Removal Service

Ice dams can be a major expense when it comes to house damage. At The Climate Chief we are here to offer ice dam removal and provide accurate solutions and insulation to prevent future damage caused by ice dams in the Capital District. By making your attic cooler and thermally isolated from the home’s living space with air-sealing and insulating the attic, we can help ease your worries and help you start saving money on energy.

Every year there is always a few stories of a local home owners getting severely injured, or worse, a fatality, as a result of trying to remove snow or an ice dam from the roof of their home. Therefore, we highly suggest that you leave the Roof Snow and Ice Dam Removal work to the professionals like us, The Climate Chief, whom possess the proper safety equipment, tools, knowledge and experience.

Typically we do not offer on-site estimates. We keep it simple by charging from the time we arrive to your home until the job is done and we leave. Our understanding of the damaging effects of icicles coupled with our years of experience handling Ice Dam Removal has given us enough to assess your concerns and offer a verbal estimate over the phone. Generally people wait until it is too late and find themselves trying to conduct unsafe home remedies to temporarily deal with the issue. Fact is this approach cost you more with potential accidents occurring or damage to your property. Let the professionals take care of your ice buildup and have the peace of mind you deserve!

 

Professional Ice Dam Removal Service Fees:

Single story level home:

  • Deposit: $75.00* which is required and taken over the phone by our Appointment Center Associate (before we dispatch our team)
  • Steam Removal: $300 / Per Crew / Per Hour
  • Roof Shoveling Only: $75 / Per Man / Per Hour
  • Removal of snow on the ground to so that our crew can set up our equipment and perform the Snow or Ice Dam Removal on The Roof: $75 Per Man/ Per Hour
  • Minimum Charge Fee: $500.00 + Sales Tax.
  • Cancellation Fee: $75.00 **

Two story level home:

  • Deposit: $75.00* which is required and taken over the phone by our Appointment Center Associate (before we dispatch our team)
  • Steam Removal: $400 / Per Crew / Per Hour
  • Roof Shoveling Only: $100 / Per Man / Per Hour
  • Telescopic Tow-Behind Man Lift: subject to price quote and availability
  • Removal of snow on the ground to so that our crew can set up our equipment and perform the Snow or Ice Dam Removal on The Roof: $75 Per Man/ Per Hour
  • Minimum Charge Fee: $500.00 + Sales Tax.
  • Cancellation Fee: $75.00**

* The $75.00 deposit fee policy is in place to make sure we protect your time slot. Generally Ice Dam Removal is an emergency situation and it will take satisfy all customers in a timely manor.

**The $75.00 cancellation fee policy applies to all cancellations communicated at your doorstep or not verbally confirmed to our office at least 24 hours prior to your appointment.

No one knows your home better than you do. We rely on your input to determine which areas you would like for us to focus on. After we establish the location, the steam does all the work!

By industry standards, 7 to 15 feet of ice dam per hour is how long it should take once the equipment is set up. Note: this is an estimated time frame and we cannot guarantee this will be the length of time it will take to completely fix your Ice Damming problem.

As much as we would like to help your family in need, sometimes, site conditions and/or the outdoor elements, are unsafe for even the most skilled professionals, like us! In the event that this occurs, a member of our Team will make arrangements to come back to your home at another time when it is safe to perform our Snow and Ice Dam Removal services. If this change does not meet your satisfaction, we will cheerfully refund your deposit fee on the spot.

We highly suggest that prior to having The Climate Chief remove the snow and ice dam on the roof of your home, that you take plenty of photos (exterior and interior), and contact your Home Owners Insurance Policy Agent Immediately. Depending on your policy, you may be eligible for reimbursement of our Snow and Ice Dam Removal costs. If your home has ever experienced large icicle formations along the edge of your roof, and you want to prevent this catastrophe from ever occurring to your home, your BEST solution is to contact The Climate Chief TODAY and schedule a FREE Attic Inspection!

For more information on our Roof Snow and Ice Dam Removal Services, please contact us today!

We serve the Capital District and surrounding areas which include Albany, Altamont, Ballston Spa, Ballston Lake, Berne, Bethlehem, Broadalbin,  Canajoharie, Clifton Park, Coeymans, Cohoes, Colonie, Corinth, Galway, Green Island, Guilderland, Halfmoon, Knox, Lake George, Lake Luzerne, Latham, Malta, Menands, Milton, Niskayuna , New Scotland, Queensbury, Ravena, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Scotia, Schenectady, Voorheesville, Watervliet, Waterford, Westerlo and many more.