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Gutter Guard Installation – an Ideal Home Improvement Project

By | General

Personal preference or comfort. Aesthetics and curb appeal. Improving functionality and minimizing maintenance. Improving safety. There are a variety of reasons why property owners may elect to carry out home improvement projects, and one such project that checks all of the aforementioned boxes is installing gutter guards on your property….

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How Long Do Rain Gutters Last?

By | Gutter Maintenance, Tips

It depends. On paper, when they’re maintained and properly cared for, rain gutters can last for at least 20 years. But in addition to proper care and maintenance, there are other factors that play a role in gutter longevity. One is the gutter material. Vinyl, for instance, is a less…

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Vinyl vs. Steel vs. Aluminum Gutters

By | Gutter, Homeowners

Gutters perform the important role of safely dispersing water away from your property. They run horizontally along the rooflines of your home, collecting runoff from rain and snow melt, then direct this runoff to downspouts that work to take it away from your property. A well operating gutter system helps…

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Can I Install Gutter Guards by Myself?

By | Homeowners

Typically, it’s recommended that homeowners clean out their gutters in early spring and late fall. But many homes require more regular cleaning to ensure that the gutters are doing their job of safely distributing water runoff away from the home. And if you’re seemingly always cleaning out your gutters because…

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Fascia Board And Soffit Board Replacement

By | General

Soffits and fascia boards are important to your home for many reasons. One, they help make it look great and can truly help complement the overall decor of your home’s exterior. Two, they help enclose the home from the outside — keeping pests and any weather at bay. They can…

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10 Gutter and Downspout Runoff Drainage Tips

By | Gutter Maintenance

Gutters play an irreplaceable role in maintaining your home’s excellent condition all year long. By diverting excess water away from your home, gutters work to protect a number of your home’s crucial structural elements, such as landscaping and hardscaping. Gutters are instrumental in protecting your home’s foundation, preventing flooding and…

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Why Choose Seamless Gutters?  

By | Tips

  Though your home’s gutters are likely one of its more taken-for-granted exterior features, this is an incredibly important system when it comes to protecting your home from water damage and your property’s foundation from degradation. As you likely know, gutters serve the role of distributing water runoff from your…

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6 Most Likely Causes of Water In Your Basement

By | Homeowners

When you’ve got water in your basement, the two likely sources are pipes or rain – that’s pretty obvious. Aside from figuring out the best way to clean up the water, it’s important to know how to prevent this mess from happening again. In order to do preventative maintenance, you…

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How Gutters Can Protect Your Home

By | Gutter

One of the most important parts of your home is undoubtedly the roof because it keeps the water from pouring inside! But what happens to all of that water that runs off? If you don’t take steps to move it effectively and efficiently away from your home you could face…

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Seamless Gutters

By | Gutter

When you purchased your home, the chances are good that the thing furthest from your mind was the difference between regular and seamless gutters. That difference, however, can be critical in keeping the maintenance needed on your property to a minimum. Unless you are the kind of person who enjoys…

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Top 3 Benefits Of Gutter Guards

By | Gutter Maintenance

One of the best and easiest investments you can make in your home is to install an efficient and functional gutter system that is designed specifically to divert water away from your home’s foundation. Gutters, which attach to the roofline of your home, are usually made of aluminum, stainless steel,…

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Join the K-Guard Dealer Team

By | General

There’s no denying it – the K-Guard Leaf-free Gutter Guard is the best gutter system available in the market today. We know the competition is tough, but we also know that the K-Guard Gutter System is tougher and that the competitors out there just don’t measure up. Our team of…

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