Now that the snow and ice of Winter 2019 are beginning to melt away, its the perfect time to check up on your building's roofing condition! Although the winter weather may be heading out, it can leave behind some considerable damage to your shingles, roof structure, and gutters! In this blog, we will cover a few areas you should consider getting inspected!
Welcome to our second Winter blog of the 2019! This time, we will be continuing with the focus on Winter’s weather hazards and providing some solutions that anyone can apply and some that may require a little help from your local roofing company!
Gutter guards are a great investment and a huge move towards owning a home that requires less maintenance. But it's not as easy as just slapping in any old gutter guard as most gutter helmets are either cheap and don't work or very expensive and still don't work. There are literally hundreds types of gutter guards on the market today and unfortunately for the unsuspecting homeowner many of them will leave your wallet much lighter and may even make the problem worse.
Having the right gutter guards installed on your home is a worth while investment towards keeping your gutters clean and water out of your crawlspace, basement, or away from your home's foundation. Clogged and leaking gutters can not only cause damage to your home but can also put you in an unsafe position while trying to clean them and requires a lot of time and effort.
Many homeowners opt to install gutter guards or gutter helmets in an effort to improve the function of their existing gutters and to make their home more maintenance free. But installing the wrong type of gutter guard may actually be worse than just leaving them open and here's why.