Dead leaves, twigs and other debris can wreak havoc on your gutters if they are not cleared regularly. Unfortunately, if you have a tree nearby, “regularly” would most certainly mean nearly every day. Nobody has time for that! Not to mention that climbing up a ladder to get to your gutters poses safety risks.
Prevent leaves and debris from falling into the gutters in the first place with gutter covers.
What are Gutter Covers?
Gutter covers are a straightforward yet ingenious way of preventing debris from falling into the gutters without impeding water flow, allowing rainwater to drain properly as intended. Also called gutter guards or gutter caps, they are specifically designed to let water through into the gutters and nothing else. This means no leaves, no twigs, no other debris will find their way into your gutters, resulting in a clog-free performance for your gutter system.
Additionally, gutter covers are:
- Easy to Install – Designed to simply go over your gutter system, gutter covers are made to fit various troughs sizes and styles. They won’t jut out and are available in a range of colors so you also won’t have to worry about your home’s curb appeal being negatively affected. Make sure yours are installed by a professional and you can guarantee a proper fit that will ensure reliable performance.
- Highly Durable – As an exterior component of your home, gutter covers are made to withstand the elements. Even with the rush of rainwater during a storm, they won’t budge, ensuring nothing solid gets into your gutter system.
Gutter covers may appear like a frivolity but they are actually essentials for anyone interested in taking care of their gutter system without breaking their back and the bank.
Now that you know the best options to protect your gutters, it’s time to know why investing in gutter solutions is the smart choice. Learn more in Part 3 of this blog series!
If you missed Part 1 of this series, check out Gutter Solutions for Every Home – Part 1: Heated Gutters