How to Protect Your Home from Wind Damage

High winds, blowing rain, and driving snow can find those places on your home’s exterior that are vulnerable to storm and wind damage. Homeowners sometimes underestimate the power of the wind. While we don’t experience tornadoes or hurricanes in the… Read More »

Home Maintenance Chores to do Before the End of Fall

Heavy rainfalls, wind storms, and colder temperatures can really do a number on your home’s exterior. Now is the time to think about preparing your home for the winter months ahead. Things to do before the end of fall include… Read More »

Why Cleaning Gutters by Hand is the Best Method

You want your home to be fully protected when winter comes, so cleaning your gutter system this fall is a priority. While the attraction of gutter cleaning gadgets is expediency, it is the experience of many gutter cleaning professionals that… Read More »

Dos and Don’ts of Gutters and Downspouts

Vancouver gutters and downspouts have a tough job in keeping your home exterior safe from water damage. The gutter system is an integral part of the roof, first-line defense in protecting from basement flooding, soil erosion, and siding damage. Here… Read More »

The Most Efficient way to Clean the Gutters

Gutters that are clogged can’t do the job they are designed for – protecting your home from serious water damage. It’s important for the gutter system to be debris-free. To ensure that they are working properly and will continue to… Read More »

Eco Friendly Materials for your Home’s Exterior

If you’re currently living in a home that hasn’t been built within the past 20 years, you know it probably isn’t anywhere close to being zero net. If you want to find ways to make your home more sustainable, you… Read More »

Why Aluminum Gutters are So Popular

Because gutters are an important part of your home’s drainage system and a critical component of protecting the building’s structural integrity, it’s important to choose the right gutter system. Gutters should flatter the architectural style of your home; be able… Read More »

Simple Screen Gutter Guards

Cleaning the gutters is a home maintenance chore most people don’t enjoy. So, some type of leaf protection seems like an all-purpose solution to reducing the number of times per year the gutter system needs cleaning. One of the simplest… Read More »

Preventative Maintenance for Your Gutters

Many of us are motivated to repair the gutters when something goes wrong with the gutter system that needs immediate attention. But reactive maintenance can quickly become very expensive. The good news is, regularly maintaining your gutters will help you… Read More »

Gutter Cleaning Mistakes to avoid this Summer

Next to the roof, the gutter system plays the most important role in keeping your home protected from the elements. If you intend to DIY cleaning the gutters, it’s good to know the basic principles. When gutter cleaning this summer… Read More »