Honey, why is water dripping from the ceiling when it's bright and sunny outside?

January/February 2015
A version of this article appears in the January/February 2015 issue of Home Energy Magazine.
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January 01, 2015
This past February I received the following e-mail: Hi, Guys, We've had trouble with water spots on the ceiling since late last fall, and our builder tells us it's the result of melting snow—he said it can't be helped. We've got a few new ones today, and he's sticking to the same response. Does anyone have issues like the one pictured when it rains or the snow melts? —Miffed in Midwest I responded:

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