Get Peace of Mind With Certified Gutter Helmet® Installation

Proper gutter and gutter guard installation is an important aspect of home improvement. While you might save a little upfront by installing gutter guards yourself or hiring a friend to do it for you, poorly installed products could end up costing you more in the long run due to the potential for water damage. 

Why a Gutter Guard Must Be Pitched With the Roof

Installing flat gutter guard systems, such as micro-mesh gutter guards, will inevitably cause problems for homeowners. One of the most common issues with this type of system is debris buildup due to how the guards are installed. Here’s why you don’t want gutter guards that lie flat over the top of the gutters.

The Trouble With Micro-Mesh Gutter Guards

If you have friends or neighbors with micro-mesh rain gutter guards, chances are they’re not happy with the performance of the product. This is because debris frequently builds up on these guards or water deflects off the fine mesh, causing more problems than before it was installed. It doesn’t matter what a manufacturer claims: the […]

How the Gutter Helmet® Gutter Cover Works

Gutter Helmet® gutter covers are installed directly over existing full-size gutters. You’ll notice that the nose of a Gutter Helmet® cover actually extends past the lip of your gutter. This patented Nose Forward Design™ prevents debris from entering your gutters. Unlike some other rain gutter covers that claim to protect gutters just as well, Gutter […]

The Many Benefits of Gutter Protection Systems

The main function of gutters is to direct the flow of water away from your house. Not only do they provide additional protection for your roof, gutters also help protect your landscaping and your home’s foundation. As time goes by, your gutters can begin to experience problems such as clogging and leakage. In order to […]

Gutter Helmet®: The Permanent Solution to Gutter Cleaning Dilemmas

As they consider gutter protection options, homeowners always ask us if Gutter Helmet® is warranted. We want the world to know that yes, Gutter Helmet is warranted for life! We weren’t exaggerating when we created the following slogan: Never Clean Your Gutters Again®. We guarantee that once you put this innovative product on your gutters, […]

Avoid the 5 Most Dangerous Gutter Cleaning Mistakes

The sight of people falling off of ladders, roofs and other high places is often used for comic relief on TV and in the movies. Unfortunately, in real life, these situations aren’t at all funny. There are far too many things that can go wrong when homeowners attempt to clean their gutters without taking the […]

Winter Is Coming – Are Rain Gutter Guards in Your Future?

Have you taken a peek at your gutters recently out of an upstairs window? Did you happen to see a pile of soggy, dirty leaves and debris? Yes, it’s that time of year again when you have to face the unpleasant task of cleaning out your gutters or performing an online search to find a […]

Early Fall Is a Great Time to Invest in the Best Gutter Protection

Rain gutter covers are a type of gutter protection that works to keep water flowing freely through the gutter system by preventing leaves and debris from getting into the gutter. Gutter protection has grown increasingly popular in recent years and for good reason: it greatly reduces the occurrence of water damage to structures due to […]

Another Reason Gutter Helmet® Tops Gutter Guards from Home Depot & Lowe’s

So you’ve decided to invest in gutter covers for your gutters – you’ve made a great choice! You’ll appreciate the convenience of not having to clean dirty gutters several times a year, as well as the peace of mind that comes from staying safely on the ground while your gutter covers do the job of […]

Why Gutter Screens Might Be More Hassle Than Cleaning Out Gutters

One of the most frequently asked questions we get from homeowners who are considering installing Gutter Helmet® gutter protection on their homes is how their roof warranty will be affected. A new roof involves a serious investment of time and money, an investment which is protected by the warranty that’s included with a professional roof […]

Why Gutter Screens Might Be More Hassle Than Cleaning Out Gutters

Most homeowners are aware that regularly cleaning leaves and other tree debris out of rain gutters will aid in the prevention of clogs, back-ups and water runoff. When these things do occur, the heavy weight of the water can pull the gutters away from the fascia. In addition, water may also spill over the edge, […]

The Best Gutter Covers Include a Triple Lifetime Warranty

So you’re tired of cleaning your gutters twice a year because of the muck and debris that always collects inside them, along with the threat of injury that comes with climbing up and down a ladder. You’ve made the decision to invest in gutter guards – congratulations! Next, you need to choose a gutter cover […]

Trust the Professionals to Install Gutter Protection Systems

With the wide variety of gutter protection systems available on the market today, it can be hard to know which to choose. The pricing of a gutter guard system is typically figured on a per-foot basis. Many gutter guard companies include the installation of gutter covers at no extra charge with the purchase of the […]

6 Questions to Ask a Gutter Cover Salesman

Here at Gutter Helmet, we’ve been in the gutter business for nearly 40 years. In that time, we’ve heard a lot of sales pitches for gutters and gutter protection. If you call for an estimate from a company that carries LeafFilter™, LeafGuard® or Leaf Relief gutter guards – or any number of other gutter protection […]