The Downspout Extender, Part 1: Protect Your Home From the Threat of Basement Flooding

Would you be surprised to learn that one of the most effective ways to prevent basement flooding is with a simple piece of guttering known as a downspout extender? For many homes, this additional section added onto their gutter system lengthens the downspout enough to provide the perfect solution to chronically damp basements and crawl […]

Gutter Cleaning: A Sign of the Fall Season

The end of summer heralds the beginning of a new season and all its accompanying activities. You may be looking forward to sending the kids back to school, as well as the return of cool, crisp autumn mornings. One thing you’re probably not excited about, however, is gutter cleaning. Unfortunately, this household chore is often […]