Clean the Roof – But don’t do it Yourself

Owning your own home is a big responsibility and keeping up with all those home maintenance tasks can really eat into your available free time. This year, whenever you’re scheduled to tackle the gutter system, cleaning off the roof first… Read More »

Benefits of Rain Barrels

A rain barrel captures and collects runoff exiting the gutter system through the downpipes. In addition to being a part of eco-friendly gardening practices, rain barrels improve how drainage is managed on a residential property. The benefits of rain barrels… Read More »

Advantages and Disadvantages of Re-Roofing

Constantly having to repair a roof is one of the biggest warning signs that the roof needs to be replaced. You can hold off only for so long before your home becomes vulnerable to leaks, mold growth, and compromised structural… Read More »

Debris and what it can tell You about Your Gutters

Clean gutters are critical in protecting your home’s exterior from water damage. A neglected gutter system can cause a lot of problems for your roof, siding, fascia, and foundation. Gutter cleaning removes twigs, leaves, and other kinds of material, preventing… Read More »

The Difference between Leaf Screens and Leaf Catchers

Leaf protection offers homeowners another level of reassurance that the gutters will continue to work no matter what the weather throws at them. Choosing the right kind of leaf protection system can be a little intimidating. It can also be… Read More »

Basic Gutter Cleaning Tools You Need this Spring

To protect your home, gutters should be cleaned regularly to prevent them from becoming damaged due to a clogged gutter system. When cleaning the gutters this spring the tools you use to get the job done can make your spring… Read More »

Things to Consider before Choosing a Roofing Material

A roofing system is a big investment. It protects your home from the elements and preserves its structural integrity. Of course, you want something that is budget-friendly. However, to get the most out of your curb appeal cost shouldn’t be… Read More »

Finding Exterior Damage after Winter

Winter can be hard on your home’s exterior. Now that temperatures are warming up and the rain is taking a break, inspect the outside of your house. Spring is the perfect time to inspect the roof, gutters, and siding. Finding… Read More »

Controlling Moisture in Your Basement

Moisture that hangs around in your basement is never a good thing. Damp air in a dark space provides the perfect conditions for mold growth or rodent nesting. Unaddressed moisture issues can also cause musty odours, perpetually damp air, or… Read More »

Downspouts Play an Important Role

The gutter system captures rainwater that runs down the roof and directs it away from the foundation. It is your home’s best defense against water damage. Downspouts play an important role in a gutter system, ensuring that the gutters operate… Read More »