Gutter News & Information

Safety Tips for Hanging Outdoor Christmas Lights

A house strung with colorful Christmas lights is a favorite holiday sight for most, yet stringing lights along your roof and gutters can be a real safety hazard if not done properly. Before you prepare this year’s dazzling display, here are some important tips to stay safe and keep your[…] read more

How Gutter Covers Rate in Winter Weather

During the first three seasons of the year, a quality gutter guard system allows water to flow through gutters unimpeded while preventing the accumulation of leaves and other debris. Gutter covers also keep animals and foreign objects out of gutters. These are important benefits, because water that overflows gutters, spills[…] read more

Smart Steps to Take to Weatherize Your Home for Winter

With cold weather just around the corner, it’s time to prepare by winterizing your home. Although natural gas prices remain relatively low, no one wants to spend more than they need to on utilities. Keep as much money in your pocket as possible and avoid major repairs by following these[…] read more

Gutter Cleaning is Important, But So is Your Safety

Clogged gutters are more than just a rainy-day headache. If left unattended over the long run, they can damage your roof and eventually, the rest of your home. Rainwater spilling over the sides of your gutter will find its way into the structure, causing problems ranging from mold and mildew[…] read more

Save Money & Headaches by Following These Home Winterizing Tips

With very cold weather slowly creeping closer on the calendar, it’s time to give your home a check-up to ensure  you don’t have to deal with leaks and other headaches over the winter. Jeff Menke of Gutter Helmet of Minnesota recently offered these winterizing tips to homeowners on the CBS[…] read more