Categories for Gutters

Do My Gutters Need Replacement or Repair?

January 4, 2021

If you’ve gone outside in a storm and seen water dripping out of seams in your gutters, or started to feel like they’re not properly draining, then it’s time to consider whether you need gutter replacement or repair in Oklahoma City. However, that can be a challenge—how do you know if you just need some repairs done, or a full replacement of some or all of the materials? Inspecting and evaluating your gutters is best left to a professional, but there are some steps you can take as a homeowner to help make this decision easier. By preparing yourself for... View Article

Don’t DIY Your Gutters: Five Reasons to Hire Us Instead

December 5, 2020

Part of being a gutter contractor in Oklahoma City is fixing DIY gutter nightmares. Homeowners make the unfortunate assumption that installing gutters is easy and fail to consider the subtleties that help them work properly. Unless you are a qualified gutter installer, our best advice is, “Don’t install your own gutters!” Here are five reasons to hire a reputable contractor for this job: Correct gutter shape: Gutters are never one size fits all. All homes are unique, and the system that works well for your neighbor may fail miserably on your house. Gutter profiles include half-round, K-style and fascia, and... View Article

Avoid Issues with Your Gutters!

November 21, 2020

If your gutters fail, they are more likely to do so in fall or winter. Cold weather, increased precipitation and wind storms all wreak havoc on gutters. However, lack of maintenance and cleaning can ruin them, too. You can hold back damage by troubleshooting gutter issues and following good gutter cleaning tips at your Oklahoma City home. Here are six common problems and how to avoid them: Joint separation: Joint separation refers to wear and tear between gutter section fastenings. The problem happens when debris builds up and clog the gutters. Between water backup and debris weight, gutters eventually sag... View Article

Do NOT Wait for Winter to Prepare Your Gutters

October 6, 2020

Winter is rapidly approaching, along with all the severe weather that can make it a challenging season. You probably already know that you should clean out your gutters at least twice per year, but you might not realize that winter is a bad time to start gutter maintenance in Oklahoma City, OK. We get plenty of rain and snow in the wintertime, and if your gutters are clogged, the water will have no place to safely run off. Instead, you could see foundation issues and structural damage when the water invades your home. If that water freezes, it could crack... View Article

Don’t Blame It on the Rain!

September 9, 2020

Mother Nature can be blamed for many things that negatively impact our homes. For example, tornadoes can’t be stopped—we can only try to guard ourselves during them. While we can’t stop the rain, we can direct the water’s pathway and protect our property using gutters and surface drains. Continue reading to learn what happens without rain guards when it pours rain in Oklahoma City, OK. The importance of gutters From top to bottom, gutters defend your entire property. Gutters help prevent leaks up on the roof and ensure your foundation doesn’t collapse. Without them, your siding could become warped or... View Article

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