Gutter problems can occur over time, and the most common ones are clogging, leaks and sagging. Fortunately, when these issues are detected and addressed early, extensive damage to your roof and foundation can be prevented. That said, you should have your gutters regularly inspected. And in case of damage or issues, you should call your […]
You need to keep your home safe from moisture damage, so it’s important to make sure you’re getting the ideal gutter for your home. According to the leading roofing contractor in the area, this is why you need to be thorough when confirming the details of your project. Here’s a quick rundown on the four most important […]
Leader or conductor heads are part of a drainage system for roofs. They are shaped like funnels and are typically connected to gutters and downspouts. Not all homes or commercial buildings have leader heads, but many gutter systems have them for both function and form.
Your gutters channel rainwater away from your home. However, long-term wear and tear due to exposure to the elements can prevent them from performing their function. Like your siding and roofing system, keeping them well-maintained is imperative to ensure their longevity and performance. Read on as we discuss the important steps you need to take to prevent […]
For most residential roofing systems around the country, five-inch gutters are enough to handle the amount of rainfall. But if your home is one of the biggest in your neighborhood or has a steep roof, then you may need wider gutters, more durable gutter guards and extra downspouts. This is especially true if your local […]
There are two types of gutters: K-style and half round. They’re quite different both in terms of style and function, so it’s important to understand what each option brings to the table before choosing one for your roofing system.
Gutters are an important line of defense for any home. They are responsible for diverting precipitation that falls on your roofing system safely away from your home to prevent water damage.
While water is certainly a necessity that we must have in order to stay alive, it can be harmful to your home. Imagine for a minute that a metal pipe full of water suddenly froze on the side of your house. We all know that freezing causes expansion, which will most likely cause the metal […]