Monthly Archives: July 2014

How Saving a Little Today Can Mean Paying a Lot Tomorrow

Or, why covered gutters are a wise investment So, the time has come to replace the gutters on your home. Like many people, you may be stressed out about the costs associated with doing so and may be tempted to … Continue reading

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Surprising Statistics About Ladder Accidents

The hidden dangers of cleaning your gutters Homeowners throughout the Peninsula and Middle Peninsula area spend a lot of time properly maintaining the exterior aspects of their home, including their gutters. Unfortunately, accessing gutters requires using a ladder, and this … Continue reading

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Top 5 Gutter Mistakes Homeowners Make

Think before you climb that ladder You’re rightfully proud of your DIY skills, so why not tackle those gutters? They need replacing, you’ve got the right tools, and it shouldn’t take more than a day or two. How hard can … Continue reading

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Back to Basics: Going Green With Recycled Rainwater

Reconfiguring your house so that you can capture rainwater from the roof and gutters can be a fun project. With a basic understanding of mechanics, you can set up your drainage system so that the rainwater is siphoned into a … Continue reading

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Top 5 Unusual Things That Clog Uncovered Gutters

From animals to kids’ toys, people find some odd things gumming up their gutters How long has it been since you last inspected and cleaned out your gutters? If the answer is “I don’t know,” you might be surprised what … Continue reading

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How to Know When It’s Time to Replace Your Gutters

Protect your home by replacing them before damage occurs When gutters fall into disrepair, water stops being directed away from the home effectively and can cause serious damage to the fascia, foundation, ceilings, walls and other structures. Without occasionally inspecting … Continue reading

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April Showers Bring Empty Wallets

Spring inspires thoughts of freshness, rebirth and days spent on the beach, and then it takes them all away with relentless bouts of torrential rain. If you’re not maintaining your home’s gutters properly, the wet weather could be more than … Continue reading

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So What’s the Deal with Englert LeafGuard?

If you’re tired of cleaning your gutters and want to avoid the unsightly appearance of standard gutter guards, the Englert LeafGuard gutter system should be right up your alley. This innovative rain gutter protection system eliminates the need to clean … Continue reading

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5 Common Causes of Clogged Gutters

Starling Guttering Offers LeafGuard for Clog-Free Gutters on the Peninsula and Middle Peninsula Clogged gutters can mean big trouble for homeowners. According to an article published by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, clogged gutters can result in thousands of dollars in necessary … Continue reading

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Common Gutter Types and Why They Matter

Getting Your Mind in the Gutter: Why Gutters Matter More than You Might Think All gutters are designed to draw water from rain or melted snow away from your foundation, but not all gutters are created equal. Most residential gutters … Continue reading

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