Ice dams: how they form, quick fixes, and prevention

As the snow melts away from your roof, it's likely going to start piling up on the edge of your home in the form of ice dams. Here are the quick and easy ways to get it done and prevent it from happening again.

County crews hit the roads for winter storm, but cold temps limit salt's effect

"So we had this problem last night and we’ll probably have it again tonight, when the temperatures get down to the single digits, the salt really doesn’t do very much even though we mix it with liquid brine which lowers the active level a little bit," said Craig Bryson, Oakland County Road Commission. "When you’re in the single digits it’s pretty ineffective."