March 11, 2020
Gutters are essential in protecting your home from water damage. They safely direct water away from the house, saving you from spending significant repair costs. However, like most building materials, gutters deteriorate as they age. According to the National Association of Home Builders, aluminum gutters can last for around 20 years while copper has an estimated lifespan of 50 years.
December 13, 2019
Choosing the right gutter system for your home is important to keep an efficient drainage and to protect your roof from water damage. The two basic types of gutters are K-style gutters and half-round gutters. K-style gutters typically have flat bottoms and backs, and they generally have twice the capacity of half-round gutters. Half-round gutters, as the name suggests, are designed as half-round tubes; they are commonly used in historic homes.
November 29, 2019
We’ve said it before and we won’t get tired saying it again: gutters play a huge role in keeping not just your roofing system, but your entire home protected from water damage.
April 14, 2016
Your gutters protect your home from water damage - and subsequently, mold growth - by diverting the water to the main drain system. Although most gutters are open, this setup results in vulnerabilities that trigger a host of problems.