How to handle snow-laden roofs, ice-jammed gutters


The heavy snow and ice on roofs around the region have already begun to take their toll, especially on older buildings such as barns (see related story, below).

Building Inspector and Fire Marshal Stanley MacMillan of Sharon shared some tips and precautions for caring for homes and structures in this extraordinary winter.

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