Gutters can get damaged or clogged any time of the year, but they are most likely to encounter problems during the winter. Winter is the time when rain and snow can get into your gutter and freeze up causing damage to your roof. There are steps you can take to protect your gutters from […]
Fall is upon us, which means it’s time to start thinking about all of the fun autumn activities we get to enjoy— raking leaves, carving pumpkins, and, of course, cleaning out the gutters. That’s right, folks. It’s time to face your fears and climb up on that ladder to clear out all of the gunk
There are several things to think about when you get new gutters for your home. One of the biggest decisions to make is whether you want seamless or sectional gutters. Sectional gutters are installed in sections making for an easy installation process. Seamless gutters are made from one piece of material and installed in a
Icicles may look pretty on your roof, but they are often the result of an ice dam. And an ice dam can tear off your gutters, loosen your shingles and allow water to back up and pour into your home. Fortunately, there are ways to prevent ice dams and keep your roof and gutter safe.
Gutters should be installed at an angle to allow for water drainage. The angle they are installed at is called a pitch. Ideally, the low point of the gutter will be directly above the downspout opening while the opposite end will be the high point. As a rule of thumb, you will want at least