Do You Know Your Gutters?

Gutters are an important part of your house exterior’s defense against the elements. But for many homeowners gutters are an out-of-sight-out-of-mind issue. As long as they are cleaned and maintained twice a year, there’s not much else that needs to… Read More »

When Gutter Pitch is Wrong

It’s a matter of gravity. In order for your gutters to function the way they should, rainwater needs to run “downhill” toward the downspouts. Gutter pitch is the angle the gutter system should be sloped to allow water to flow… Read More »

Importance of Gutter Slope

Gutters prevent a lot of bad things from happening, such as basement flooding, a cracked foundation and “bald” spots in the landscaping closest to your home. Gutter slope, also known as gutter pitch, is an important factor in guiding water… Read More »

Gutter Slope

Gutter slope is key to properly functioning gutters. Whether you plan on installing your own gutters, having them installed by a professional, or they are already installed, it will be helpful to know what gutter slope is and the role… Read More »