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When Hail Meets Gutters

On average, hail causes around $1 billion in property damage each year. A significant amount of that damage is to our homes, primarily a roofing system which includes home gutter systems. In the U.S., hail most commonly occurs in the central region stretching from North Dakota through Texas, Wyoming and Colorado. Areas around the Chesapeake […]

Maintaining Your Gutter Guards

8 Common Gutter Maintenance Mistakes

Part of your regular home maintenance includes maintaining your gutter guards. Far too often homeowners forget to clean and/or maintain their rain gutter guards, leading to issues with their guttering system and, sometimes, costly mistakes. Here are eight common gutter maintenance mistakes that can be made during installation or maintenance. Know how to prevent them […]

Hurricane Sandy Meets Roofs and Gutters

Residents of the northeastern United States aren’t used to powerful hurricanes. But Hurricane Sandy came ashore in late October of 2012 and inflicted massive amounts of damage while killing over ten dozen people. Not surprisingly, the storm pounded roofs and gutters of homes and buildings all around the region. Connecticut received quite a bit of […]