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Keeping Pest Away

Infographic: 8 Essential Home Maintenance Tasks to Keep Pests Away

There are two keys to preventing and controlling the presence of bugs, rodents and other pests: blocking possible entry points and eliminating sources of food, water and shelter. In the infographic below, we’ve listed eight essential home maintenance tasks that will help to keep pests away.

12 Ways to Decorate Your Porch or Patio for the Holidays

12 Ways to Decorate Your Porch or Patio for the Holidays

Christmas is just around the corner and homeowners are eager to decorate their porches or patios for the holiday. This can range from adding garlands to doors and porch railings to wreaths, mini trees and candles. Here are some festive ways you can decorate your front porch, patio or yard! 1. Lighting: Consider adding votive candles […]

Gutter Helmet VS Foam Gutter Inserts

Gutter Guard Comparisons: Gutter Helmet® vs. Foam Gutter Inserts

There are a lot of gutter guards on the market for gutter protection, and making the right decision for your home can take some thought and research. You’ll find gutter guard reviews that tout the pros and cons of buying any gutter guard system. Here we take a closer look at the popular foam insert […]

Gutter Protection System

Get Year-Round Protection with 365 Days of Gutter Helmet®

Get off that ladder and place it back where you found it! The days of dangerous climbs are over. Gutter Helmet® gutter guards provide year-round protection, preventing the build-up of debris to keep your gutters clear and free-flowing. With its heavy-duty support brackets and state-of-the-art engineering, Gutter Helmet has been designed to withstand the harshest […]

Trust the Professionals to Install Gutter Protection Systems

Trust the Professionals to Install Gutter Protection Systems

Today’s homeowner has a wide variety of gutter protection systems to choose from. Pricing of a gutter guard system is typically done on a per-foot basis. Many companies that sell gutter covers include installation of the product at no extra charge. Others sell the gutter cover system and parts only, but leave you to install […]


Downspouts 101: Understanding How Downspouts Work

Gutter systems operate on a basic concept of gravity and water flow, where the sloped gutter channel directs rainwater to the downspout and moves it away from the home. Understanding the purpose and importance of the downspout can ensure that you pay proper attention to this component to keep your gutter system operating at peak […]

Difference Between Residential Gutters & Commercial Gutters

You see gutters installed on all kinds of structures, from houses and townhomes to businesses and warehouses. You may be wondering: are the gutters used for residential and commercial applications the same? Or are there important differences to be concerned with?

6 Common Causes of Gutter Leaks (and How to Fix Them)

Here’s a riddle: how are gutters like the CIA? Because unwanted “leaks” can do some serious damage. While plugging intelligence leaks can be complicated, repairing gutter leaks is not nearly as difficult. Here are six common types of gutter leaks and guidelines on how to fix them. 1. Clogs. Your gutters themselves could be perfect […]