Gutter Helmet Blog

Safety: Another Benefit of the Best Rain Gutter System

When you’re researching gutter guards and looking at gutter guard reviews, you’re likely trying to weigh the benefits against the investment. Although you may have looked at the time you spend doing it yourself and the minimal financial investment each year, have you considered the safety benefits that come when you install the best rain […]

The Gutter Cover Dilemma: Hire a Pro or Install It Yourself?

When you finally decide that you’ve cleaned your gutters for the last time, you may begin researching gutter protection products. As you do, you’ll find that some are only sold to authorized dealers and installed by the same, while other types are available at any home improvement store. If you’re trying to decide between hiring […]

6 Tips for Choosing the Best Rain Gutters for Your Home

If you’re having trouble choosing rain gutters, don’t worry; you’re not alone! Figuring out the right fit involves a series of decisions that most people will really only have to deal with or twice in their lifetime. This guide will help put you on track toward finding the best gutters for your home.

Fire Hazard Gutter

Are Your Gutters a Fire Hazard?

As many parts of the country head into the dry summer season, you may begin seeing reminders about fire prevention around the home. Common precautions include removing dried yard waste, trimming tree limbs that hang over your home and cutting back any shrubs around your air conditioning unit. Something many homeowners forget to include on […]

Gutter Re-Alignment

Tips to Level and Realign Gutters

You’ve likely already seen snow and ice accumulating in your gutters this winter. Or perhaps you just cleaned seamless gutters after years of neglect and noticed they aren’t quite aligned. Before spring, you should ensure they’re properly attached to your home and realign them. Ensuring that your gutters are functioning as they should before heavy […]

Home Maintenance

New Year, Better Home: How Gutter Helmet® Can Help with Resolutions

The new year offers a clean slate and a chance to accomplish those pesky goals that got away from you the previous year – like home improvement projects. If your New Year’s resolutions include doing a better job of taking care of your home, Gutter Helmet® can help. We’re known for our top-rated gutter guards […]

How To Stop Ice Dam Formation

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.

Seamless Gutters

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 […]

Gutter Cap

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 […]

Gutter Helmet warranty

Gutter Helmet®: Warranty Protection for a Lifetime

Part of responsible homeownership means taking preventive measures to bolster your home’s protection against the elements. This includes investing in strong, durable gutters, as well as a premium gutter protection system. At Gutter Helmet®, we have been fortifying homes in America with our innovative gutter guard product for 35 years and are proud to have […]

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Ladder Safety 101: How to Stay Safe When Cleaning Gutters

Did you know that the United States has the most ladder-related deaths of any country in the world? Every year, nearly nine million people are taken to the emergency room due to injuries sustained from falling off a ladder. Many of these casualties are homeowners who fall from their ladders while trying to clean gutters […]

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