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Mitch Sander pulls down a block of snow and ice from Bill Szevecyk's home on Cherry Street in Grand Forks on Monday. Szevecyk, who is Sander's father-in-law, says that they clear the roof three or four times per winter. (Eric Hylden / Forum News Service)

Experts: Snowmelt can cause leaks

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GRAND FORKS — The snow is melting, and spring may finally be here. But while you’re enjoying the warmer weather, your roof may be on the verge of leaking.


Experts say there are a couple of common roof problems that can be caused by the spring snow melt — and both problems point to poor insulation or ventilation.

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Charly Haley
Charly Haley covers city government for the Grand Forks Herald. As night reporter, she also has many general assignments. Haley is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, and her hometown is Sartell, Minn.
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