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On our blog, you'll find expert advice on gutter protection, gutter maintenance, home and lawn care, and more! You can trust Gutter Helmet® to provide superior protection for your home and family.



4 Big Mistakes Gutter Pros Won’t Make

When you need new gutters, be sure the company you call for gutter installation is an experienced gutter contractor. Many companies sell and install gutters, but you want one with the right knowledge and experience so your installation will last for decades. Incorrectly installed gutters can lead to all sorts of problems with your home. […]

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How to Hang Christmas Lights When You Have Gutter Helmet®

  You may find that hanging your Christmas lights the first season after installing your new Gutter Helmet® gutter covers is a bit more challenging that before. Because your gutter covers have a nose-forward design that helps the water run into the gutters and the debris run over them, your old light clips may not […]

Ice Dams 101: What They Are and How to Stop Them

If you live anywhere that has freezing temperatures and you have a gutter system on your home, you’re at risk for ice damming. Although they are much more common in areas where there is significant snowfall, ice dams can even occur when a large rain event combines with freezing temperatures if you have clogged gutters.

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5 Reasons Seamless Gutters Should Be Installed on Your Home

If you don’t have gutters on your home or are ready to replace your old ones, you’ll need to choose between sectional and seamless gutters. Decades ago, the only option was sectional gutters, which is why most homes with older gutter systems have this type. Today, seamless gutter systems are the superior option; here are […]

3 ways to make gutter cleaning easier

3 Ways to Make Gutter Cleaning Easier

Our gutters are a necessary and vital part of our home. In order for them to function properly, they must be clean, allowing water to flow through them as intended. Unfortunately, gutter cleaning isn’t an easy task and can be dangerous, but there are ways to make the job easier.

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Do You Love Your Trees But Hate Fall Leaves?

Although we’re still in the dog days of summer and your trees are providing you with much-needed protection from the sun, have you looked up at all those leaves and started to dread the thought of fall? Many homeowners have a love-hate relationship with their trees. They love the shade, the wildlife that lives in […]

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