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Up on the roof is where Mark Nelson and his son, Tanner, can often be found during ice dam season. Brian Basham/Tribune

Ice dams are a curse this year

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Ice dams. Unfortunately many homeowners in Minnesota have experienced them, and even more unfortunately, some have experienced the damage they can do.


“I know there are so many people getting damage in their homes and I don’t think they know it,” Mark Nelson said.

Mark Nelson and his son, Tanner, have the business North Country Weatherization Technologies out of Fargo and are spending days in the Detroit Lakes trying to rid people of damage from ice dams.

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