Why Good Gutter Screens & Gutter Covers Are Crucial for The Longevity of Your Gutters

Gutters are a vital part of keeping your roof well maintained. They assist in keeping rainwater or melted snow from sitting on top of your roof, where it can cause structural issues that have the potential to become hazardous. Not only are damaged roofs a safety hazard, but roof repair can cost a pretty penny. These two reasons alone are good enough to ensure everything is done to protect the structural integrity of your roof. This equates to ensuring your gutter system is well protected.   How do you protect your gutter system? Good gutter screens and covers are crucial for the longevity of your gutters. Read on to find out more on how these simple items keep your gutters… Continue reading »

Why Now is the Time to Inspect your Gutter Brackets

There are many components that go into a well-functioning gutter system besides the gutters themselves.  Downspouts, elbows, and gutter brackets also play an important role in how well your system works.  It is essential to not only keep our gutters clean and clear but also to ensure the other parts are working properly too.  With winter just around the corner, taking time now to inspect your gutter brackets is a smart move.   Why is now the perfect time to make sure your gutter brackets are in proper working order?  Here are just a couple reasons to give them a good inspection.   Making Repairs is Always Best Done Before Winter Arrives Poor bracket attachment, brackets pulling away from fascia… Continue reading »

5 Things That Can Occur With Poorly Installed Gutter Brackets

When installing a new gutter system, there is more to think about than just the gutters themselves.  There are many other parts that play a vital role in helping the system function well.  One of those important pieces is the gutter bracket.   A gutter bracket is a type of hanger which attaches the gutter to the home often through the fascia board.  They are typically spaced 2-3 feet apart and range from a standard bracket to a heavy duty application.   Unfortunately, there are many ways to improperly install a gutter bracket. The most common installation mistakes are:     Gutter brackets are spaced too far apart. The wrong type of bracket is used for the specific gutter application…. Continue reading »

10 Things You Should Know About Aluminum Gutters

When searching for the right material for your new gutter system, there are many options to choose from. Vinyl, steel, aluminum, copper. The list goes on and on. The best way to find the right solution for your unique application is by discovering more about what each has to offer. Aluminum is a popular gutter material considered to be one of the most universal choices. It offers many benefits that you should know about.   Here are 10 facts about Aluminum Gutters you should know:   1. Aluminum gutters are the most popular gutters on the market. The flexibility and reliability of aluminum makes it the most widely-used material for today’s gutters systems. Many consider it a universal option that… Continue reading »