When it comes to your gutter system, finding the best solution begins with understanding how the parts of a complete seamless rain gutter system help protect your home against rain water runoff. This page is here to help you learn more about the purpose of your rain gutter system and get the best solution. The main purpose of a rain gutter is to get the water from the roof to the ground away from the home where it can drain into the ground. Controlling the flow of rain runoff is key in preventing water stains, rot, mildew, mold, warping, foundation cracks, and other damages from water.
Getting the right gutter solution for your home begins with understanding how a properly selected gutter system will go a long way in handling rain water runoff effectively. The standard in the industry for your home is a seamless standard 5 inch or oversized 6 inch gutter system. You can learn more in the Seamless Gutter section below.
Protecting your investment is as important as selecting the right product for your home. When your gutter system clogs, it is no longer performing the job it was designed to handle. Your best solutions to maintaining a functional gutter are to have them cleaned or to protect them with a leaf guard. Learn more in the Gutter Guards and Gutter Cleaning sections below.
There are circumstances where choosing the right product and maintenance are falling short of providing a complete protection of your home. Winter ice and snow can be a big source of gutter frustrations and the biggest reason to consider using heat cable. If water needs to be directed to a specific shedding field, it may be necessary to have underground drainage installed.