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 […]