How Much Do Seamless Gutters Cost?

An often overlooked part of your roofing system is your gutters. Yet, they’re essential in protecting your home from the elements, diverting rainwater away from your home’s foundation, and preventing costly water damage. One of the best types of gutter systems is seamless gutters. They require less maintenance and have fewer seams than traditional gutter … Read more

How to Paint Gutters

When updating our homes, we often paint their interior walls or the exterior siding. But many homeowners wonder, “Can you paint gutters?” The answer is a resounding “yes!”  Painting your gutters is a great DIY project if they show signs of wear and tear or look worn. Your home’s gutter system is critical in protecting … Read more

How to Install a Rain Diverter

If you want to protect your home’s foundation, stop rainwater from drenching you as you leave your house, preserve your garden, or collect rainwater for sustainable use, then you need a rain diverter.  Most rain diverters consist of a metal strip that redirects rainwater to a safer place on your property. For example, most diverters … Read more

How to Extend Downspouts

Have you been seeking another way to control runoff and improve drainage around your home’s property? Installing a downspout extension might be helpful to divert rainwater away from your home’s framing and foundation, where it can cause water damage.  If your downspouts are not working effectively, they can cause your gutters to overflow and damage … Read more

How to Bury a Downspout in Your Yard

No doubt, you’re accustomed to the idea of buried drainpipes. But did you know that you can bury downspouts from your gutter system? But, understanding how to bury a downspout in your yard correctly is essential to preventing flooding, water damage, and topsoil erosion. Improper burying of a downspout can cause the drain to become … Read more

What are Foam Gutter Guards

If you want to install lower-maintenance gutter guards on your home, you probably can’t do much better than foam gutter guards. So, what are foam gutter guards, and how do they work to make them easier to keep up?  Foam gutter guards are triangular foam wedges sized up to eight feet that you can cut … Read more

What are Brush Gutter Guards

Homeowners tend to think more about their gutter guard options when leaves have clogged up their gutters in the fall. Among those options are brush gutter guards. But what are brush gutter guards?  Brush gutter guards are one of the few options that sit inside your gutters rather than on the top of the gutters. … Read more

What are Reverse-Curve Gutter Guards?

Are you tired of constantly cleaning the leaves, twigs, and other debris from your gutters? If so, you’re not alone. When it occurs, clogged gutters are the worst part of owning gutters, sometimes leading to costly repairs and water damage. Fortunately, there’s a solution – reverse-curve gutter guards. So, what are reverse-curve gutter guards? Also … Read more

What are Micro-Mesh Gutter Guards?

If you’ve been looking into how best to maintain your home’s gutter system, you may have come across the term “micro-mesh gutter guards.” But what are micro-mesh gutter guards?  Micro-mesh gutter guards are a type of gutter protection system designed to prevent debris from clogging your gutters while allowing water to flow freely. Installation is … Read more