Gutters and Getting Ready to Sell Your Home

Selling your home and moving house is stressful. There is a lot to consider before putting it on the market. Take into consideration that homebuyers often ask to see a home inspection report before making an offer. Of all of… Read More »

Landscaping with Security in Mind

Do you travel frequently for business? Is it a family custom to go on mini vacations during the summer? Do you live on a busy street? Whether you’re leaving the house to do errands or you’re attending an out-of-province conference,… Read More »

Reasons to Invest in a Metal Roof

Your roof protects everything that is important to you. If you are about to replace your old roof or choose a new roof for your new home, there is a lot to consider, starting with roofing materials.  Should you select… Read More »

Should You Upsize Your Gutter System?

Your gutters protect all elements of your home’s exterior, including the roof, siding, and the foundation. Because a gutter system directs rainwater runoff away from your house, it might seem that a larger gutter size would automatically be better. However,… Read More »

Hazards of Clogged Gutters

Cleaning the gutters in spring is necessary for several reasons including protecting the roof, the siding, and the structural integrity of your home. When gutter cleaning is neglected, debris buildup can lead to a number of serous problems that could… Read More »

Do Your Gutters Need Help?

As a homeowner, you want to be on top of your spring home maintenance checklist. Most of us are aware of the importance of gutter cleaning especially in the lower mainland where Vancouver gutters can be overworked. It doesn’t help… Read More »

Why Downspout Placement is Important

Downspouts are an essential part of the gutter system. They channel rainwater from the gutters to the ground, ensuring that it is deposited at a safe distance away from your home’s foundation. However, in order for the downspouts to do… Read More »

How to Care for Copper Gutters

Copper gutters add the ideal finishing touch to your home’s exterior. While treated copper gutters will retain their warm metal colour, untreated copper gutters develop a patina over time that turns the bright copper metal (oxidization process) to gray, silver,… Read More »

FAQs about DIY Gutter Cleaning

Now that spring is here and we’re planning to spruce up our homes, cleaning the gutters should be at the top of our home maintenance check list. Even though you have cleaned the gutters fairly regularly throughout the years, you… Read More »

Small Front Porch Ideas

Any outdoor living area is valuable curb appeal real estate. Even if you have limited space, a small front porch can be a place of inspiration and relaxation, allowing you to make the most of the good weather in spring,… Read More »