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A Severe Weather Checklist for Homeowners

August 15, 2019 1:36 am Published by Leave your thoughts

As a resident of Florida, you’re almost certainly no stranger to severe weather. Hurricanes and heavy rainstorms are just a fact of life down here. Therefore, as a homeowner, it’s important you take the proper precautions to check your home and make sure it’s prepared for and capable of withstanding any severe weather conditions that arise. Here are a few tips to keep in mind, from our team of gutter contractors. Before the storm hits There are a number of precautions you can take before a storm hits to make sure you’re protected. Here are a few examples: Prepare for... View Article

Aluminum vs. Stainless Steel House Gutters in Pensacola, FL

August 1, 2019 1:35 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re going to be putting new gutters on your home, you might be wondering what material is best to use. Two of the most common options are aluminum and stainless steel, each of which has its own set of advantages and disadvantages. Here’s a quick overview of the pros and cons of each of these common types of house gutters in Pensacola, FL. Aluminum gutters In terms of advantages for aluminum gutters, perhaps the biggest is its relatively low price point, especially when compared to stainless steel. It is an affordable option for homeowners on a budget (which, let’s... View Article

Gutter and Downspout Runoff Tips

July 17, 2019 3:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Gutters play a vitally important role in protecting your home’s roof, foundation and overall structure from water damage. Without high-quality and well-maintained gutters, you could experience roof leaks, foundation erosion and structural rot. However, not everyone is familiar with the best way to care for the gutters on their home. While gutters are able to largely support themselves, it’s still important for homeowners to regularly invest in cleaning, maintenance, repair and more. Failure to care for your gutters could lead to a reduction in your home value, as well as potentially cause more serious problems with your property. If you’re... View Article

Are Gutters Necessary for Your Home?

July 3, 2019 3:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re in the process of purchasing or building a new home, or overhauling your existing home’s roof, you may be wondering whether or not you really need to have gutters installed along your roof line. Gutters, after all, represent a significant investment. Wouldn’t it be more cost-effective to just remove them, and not replace them? Gutters guide rainwater runoff in Pensacola, FL away from your roof and your home’s foundation. While this may seem like a relatively straightforward task, it’s nonetheless exceptionally important for maintaining the structural integrity of your home and its roof. While homes in dry areas... View Article

Tips for Gutter Cleaning Safety in Pensacola, FL

June 14, 2019 10:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Gutter cleaning is a crucial aspect of home maintenance. A failure to keep your gutters clean could result in debris piling up inside of them to the point where the gutters become so heavy that they tear away from the fascia. Full gutters are also more likely to cause overflow, which could cause damage to pavement, foundations and landscaping. Of course, cleaning your gutters often involves getting higher up on a ladder than you might be comfortable with. For this reason, many people choose to hire a professional gutter contractor to take on the job for them. However, if you... View Article