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Don’t Undervalue Your Small House — It Needs Gutter Protection Too

By April 2, 2014October 16th, 2023No Comments

When it comes to living in a cramped home, you need to think creatively about making the most of the limited space. Squeezing a family of five — including your pets — can pose several logistical challenges. But you have to manage how to make a compact space feel like a roomy home. You can make tiny rooms seem larger by using small-scale furniture. You can also maximize space by flooding the rooms with natural sunlight using bay windows. Also, even if you have a limited floor plan, you can try building a higher ceiling to increase the sense of space. This predicament was cited by this article:

The dwelling measures 8 by 16 feet and contains 128 square feet, with a 30 square-foot sleeping loft. Interior and exterior siding is white pine, with yellow pine flooring and an African mahogany countertop. It uses the main house’s electricity and the bathtub (a former horse trough) is plumbed and ready to be hooked up to a gray-water system. Water for the sink comes from an inlet like you’d see in a recreational vehicle. It’s officially registered as an enclosed utility trailer.

You see, small homes may require a lot of work too and you should not forget its exterior details — the roof and gutters are just as important regardless of size. Look for any signs of dented or disconnected gutters which might be causing water to pool around your home’s foundation or basement flooding near the downspouts. If you do not have gutter leaf guard installed, you will likely see clogs and overflows. You can check by heading outside during a rainstorm and watch how your gutters function.

Gutter Helmet® devised leaf gutter guards made to prevent debris from clogging. They will assess your gutters and ensure that they serve their purpose throughout the summer, fall and winter seasons ahead. In fact, their gutter solutions are some of the most reliable products in the market today with the guarantee that you’ll “Never Clean Your Gutters Again™”– that is something worth checking out here:

(Article Excerpt from Marietta teen’s tiny house is a huge triumph,