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Your Summer Gutter Maintenance Checklist

June 3, 2021 4:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Summer is here, which means many homeowners will spend sunny afternoons on the beach or take a long-awaited family vacation. But before you put your swimsuit on, you’ll need to take care of those gutters. This is the perfect time of year for tackling gutter cleaning in Pensacola, FL, as well as various other gutter-related jobs. Continue reading to learn a bit more about what services your gutters need as soon as possible: Clear out debris: We recommend cleaning out your gutters at least twice a year. Removing fallen leaves, twigs and other debris ensures proper roof drainage and helps... View Article

What’s the Correct “Fall” for Guttering?

May 12, 2021 11:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There’s a lot that goes into the installation of gutters. It’s important that they’re installed correctly, or your gutters won’t properly drain rainwater away from your home. One of the most important aspects of your gutter is the extent of its “fall,” or drop, which is the angle at which your gutters slope towards each drain pipe. Gutters that aren’t dropped at the right amount might cause water to back up in your gutters. Correct installation is one of the keys to keeping the gutters on your Pensacola, FL home working correctly. Read on to learn more about correct fall... View Article

Should Gutter Downspouts Touch the Ground?

April 28, 2021 11:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Downspouts are an important component in your home’s gutter system. These products allow water collected by the gutters to drain onto the ground without flowing along the side of your house. Without downspouts, water would pool along the side of your house. This could cause damage to landscaping and even flooding in your home. Having downspouts installed by a professional company and then regularly paying for gutter cleaning in Pensacola, FL is usually the best way of avoiding any possible issues. There are several things to consider when having downspouts attached to your gutters, with one of the most important... View Article

When Should I Clean My Gutters in the Spring?

April 12, 2021 10:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Spring is here, which means it’s time to clean your gutters. Your gutters are designed to collect rainwater and divert it away from your walls and foundation—but they can’t do their job if they’re stuffed full of leaves, dirt and other debris. Cleaning your gutters is important to protect your home, especially in Florida’s rainy climate. Make gutter cleaning a part of your Pensacola, FL spring cleaning routine, or call Gutter Master to do it for you. Here’s a guide to when you should clean your rain gutters. Why is gutter cleaning so important? Rain gutters primarily divert water away... View Article

The History of Gutters

March 29, 2021 10:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Most people haven’t considered the history of their rain gutters—although they’re a necessary tool to divert water away from walls and foundations, we often take them for granted. Modern rain gutters are the result of centuries of innovation. The next time a big storm hits the area, you’ll be extra thankful for your gutters. (Of course, that’s only if you’ve performed your regular gutter cleaning in Pensacola, FL—blocked gutters defeat the purpose.) Here’s a brief history of rain gutters. Ancient civilizations and drainage systems Drainage systems have been around for at least 5,000 years, and perhaps longer. Even ancient civilizations... View Article