Roof Snow Removal Ottawa


Roof Top Snow & Ice Dam Removal Services Ottawa

Ice and Snow are Ottawa’s major culprit for common roof issues during our Canadian winters.

With Ottawa winters snow and ice build-up in inevitable. Although most roofs in northern climates are designed to withstand the heaviest snowfalls it is essential to routinely have the snow removed from your roof. To name a few, this prevents.

  • Ice damming
  • Water infiltration
  • Potential structural and Mold damage
  • Falling ice/snow


  • Poor ventilation
  • Poor insulation
  • Poor roof design

Our expert team of roofing professionals are equipped with the necessary knowledge, tools, and insurance to clear your roof safely and efficiently.

An overall inspection of the problematic areas will be assessed during the time of the snow removal and our team will provide you with long term solutions for the prevention of ice damming.

Signs of Snow and Ice-Related Roof Damage

Accumulated snow and ice can lead to significant roof damage if not promptly attended to. Keep an eye out for the following indicators:

Leaks and Watermarks: Detecting water leaks or stains on your ceiling serves as a definite signal that an excessive amount of snow or ice might be present on your roof.

Difficulty Opening Doors and Windows: Sudden difficulty opening doors and windows can be due to the added weight on your roof.

Deformed Roof Structure: A deformed structure or sagging in your roof’s framing can result from snow and ice buildup.

Cracks in Masonry: Excessive snow can cause cracks in the exterior masonry.

Sagging Ceilings or Roofline: Any sagging or dipping in your interior ceiling or exterior roofline could be a sign of too much weight on your roof.

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Why Choose Our Professional Roof Snow and Ice Dam Removal Services in Ottawa

  • Roof Snow Removal Ottawa

    We understand that sloped roofs are prevalent in Canada to allow snow to slide off easily. However, lower-sloped roofs can accumulate significant snow, which can lead to structural damage. Our team can efficiently remove snow, preventing it from becoming a burden on your roof.

  • Ice Dam Removal Ottawa

    Ice accumulation on your roof can disrupt proper water drainage. Our experts will analyze and remove ice blockages, ensuring your roof remains free from potential leaks and damage.

  • Roof Inspection and Maintenance

    While we clear snow and ice, we also assess your roof's ventilation and insulation, making improvements if necessary. This proactive strategy guarantees the enduring well-being of your roof. Warning: Attempting snow and ice removal without the help of professionals can be extremely dangerous. Always consult a roofing expert with specialized equipment to address your roofing needs.

Contact Us For Ice Dame and Roof Snow Removal Ottawa

our dedication lies in offering top-tier roofing services within Ottawa and its neighboring regions. Whether your requirements include ice dam removal, snow removal, or a roof inspection, our proficient team is here to support you. Don’t wait until serious damage occurs – reach out to us now to safeguard your roof and your home.

Trust the Experts with Your Roof – Taylor Roofing Inc

For all your roof snow removal and ice dam removal requirements in Ottawa, rely on the proficient crew at Taylor Roofing Inc. Backed by our dedication to top-notch service and customer contentment, we’ll maintain your roof’s excellent condition throughout the year. Call us today and ensure the safety and longevity of your roof.


Letting snow accumulate on your roof can lead to various potential. The additional load of accumulated snow can stress your roof’s structural strength, possibly resulting in leaks, harm, or even structural failure. Ice dams can form, leading to water penetration into your home. Removing excessive snow is crucial to safeguard your property and prevent expensive repairs.

It’s prudent to become concerned if the snow accumulation on your roof exceeds 6 inches or if you observe the development of ice dams. Additionally, exercise vigilance in the event of an abrupt heavy snowfall, as it can substantially elevate the snow load on your roof.

Removing snow from a roof should be done carefully to prevent damage. It’s recommended to hire a professional service. They typically use roof rakes, snow shovels, or other specialized equipment to safely and effectively clear the snow without harming your roof.

A steeply pitched roof with materials that shed snow, like metal or asphalt shingles, is generally more snow-resistant. Correct insulation and ventilation are also vital in preventing the formation of ice dams and the accumulation of snow. Consulting with a roofing specialist is the optimal approach to ascertain suitable roofing materials and designs tailored to your particular requirements.

Removing deep snow from your roof should always be left to professionals. They have the necessary tools and experience to safely and efficiently clear deep snow without damaging the roof or putting themselves at risk.