Monthly Archives: May 2015

Summer Gutter Maintenance


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Summer Gutter Maintenance Summer is fast approaching and that means the hot weather and summer thunderstorms will be soaking your gutters and then allowing leaves and other debris to accumulate since the water will dry up faster (due to heat). This is why it’s important to already have your gutters cleaned out. Another important thing to do during the summer is if you are planning on it add gutter guards! Summer is the perfect time to invest in gutter guards on your home. It can prevent clogs from happening as well as making it an easier task when fall rolls around. For a free estimate on gutter cleaning, repairs or gutter leaf guards, call us today! Our experienced team will take the guess-work out of the process, and make sure that your home is protected. Connect with us for daily inspiration, updates and information: Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Instagram

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Gutter Maintenance Tips #15 – Removing Mold From Gutters


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Removing Mold From Gutters If you find mold growing on your gutters here is a solution that should help you removing mold from gutters. -Use an ordinary garden hose to give your gutters a light rinse. -We recommend at least an annual washing with clear water using a garden hose and soft-bristled brush. A long-handled car washing brush is ideal for this purpose. -Use the following solution: 1/3 cup detergent (Tide, for example) 2/3 cup trisodium phosphate 1 gallon water Taking care of your gutters is a very important task as a homeowner. Neglect them and you will have lots of issues.  If you don’t have enough time to clean them at least twice a year. Call a professional. Gutters & Guards provides a long term maintenance program. You will never have to worry about cleaning your gutters again. For a free estimate on gutter cleaning, repairs or gutter leaf guards, call us today! Our experienced team will take the guess-work out of the process, and make sure that your home is protected. Connect with us for daily inspiration, updates and information: Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Instagram  

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Benefits Of Seamless Gutters


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Benefits Of Seamless Gutters Gutters have come a long way in both materials and the way we install them. We are a seamless gutter installer in Lynchburg, VA.  The reason we install only seamless gutters is a way to cut back and prevent lots of leaks from happening. Yes they’re called seamless gutters but they are not completely seamless. What Are Seamless Gutters? Seamless gutters are long runs of gutters with no seams in them. Of course once you get them on a home there will be due to the elbows that connect them to another seamless run but compared to a tradition gutter section which would have twice as many seams. It’s seamless.     What Are Some Of The Benefits Of Seamless Gutters? Some of the benefits of seamless gutters. Besides only have a few places where a leak could from, is that they’re custom made to fit your home. Gutters & Guards, Inc. seamless gutters are made on site and can come in a variety of colors. We own our gutter machines. It also leaves less of a window for them to become damage in travel. They can also come in aluminum or galvanized. This give you as a homeowner more options. Unfortunately our true copper gutters are not seamless but there are some aluminum gutters that look like copper we offer if you want seamless gutters. We also have a k-style and half round style gutter machines in both 5″ and 6″.     For a free estimate on gutter cleaning, repairs or gutter leaf guards, call us today! Our experienced team will take the guess-work out of the process, and make sure that your home is protected. Connect with us for daily inspiration, updates and information: Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Instagram  

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Gutter Maintenance Tips #14 – Find A Gutter Leak


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Find A Gutter Leak Find A Gutter Leak by watching your gutters when it rains. Mark where they are leaking with a pencil or permanent marker. If it doesn’t seem to be raining very often you can also find a gutter leak by using a garden hose to run water through your gutter you then can inspect your gutters for leaks.   If you notice your gutters are leaking and need them repaired or replaced, please contact a professional. Replacing or repairing gutters yourself can be a difficult job. Hire a professional today. For a free estimate on gutter cleaning, repairs or gutter leaf guards, call us today! Our experienced team will take the guess-work out of the process, and make sure that your home is protected. Connect with us for daily inspiration, updates and information: Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Instagram

Fascia Replacement: How To Tell


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Fascia Replacement: How To Tell Fascia Replacement: How To Tell when your fascia needs replaced. Have you noticed that your gutters are sagging or setting out AWAY from your home? This can be a sign that your fascia has rotted. The fascia board become spongy and stays wet. It can allow your gutter hangers to become loose causing gutters to pull away from house.   If you think that this is your problem, please call a professional to take a look as well. Typically when we do work on your gutters we’ll let you know if your fascia is in need of replacement because it can cause damage to your gutters! The products we use to replace old wooden fascia with Cellular PVC trim. Celluar PVC Trim treated like wood but do not rot. You can paint to match color of home or keep them white to give your home a defined look. Contact us to learn more about the different types we offer. For a free estimate on gutter cleaning, repairs or gutter leaf guards, call us today! Gutters & Guards experienced team will take the guess-work out of the process, and make sure that your home is protected. Connect with us for daily inspiration, updates and information: Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Instagram

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Why Should I Install Gutter Guards?



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