Protect Your Gutters from Ice and Snow

Did you know that Linden, Virginia gets around 20 inches of snow per year? Even though that’s slightly lower than the national average, it still means a lot of snow and ice hanging out in roofing gutters throughout the city. As a homeowner in Linden, you don’t want to deal with roof and gutter damage […]

Protecting Chicago’s Water Through Stormwater Management

Chicago enjoys a variety of water resources, including Lake Michigan, the Chicago River, and Lake Calumet. These water resources are used throughout the city for many things, including safe drinking water. The Green Stormwater Infrastructure Strategy is key to the city’s stormwater management kit, and having a good rain gutter system can be beneficial for […]

Increase Curb Appeal with Attractive Yard Drainage

As one of the top places to live in the U.S., Highlands Ranch, Colorado offers great quality of life and active lifestyle opportunities to residents. But enjoying your Highlands Ranch lifestyle means taking care of your family home. LeafGuard gutters work hard to protect your home and foundation from the harmful effects of pooling rain […]

Basement Flooding: Is It Your Gutters?

Kansas City, Missouri is no stranger to floods, but bad weather is only part of the problem. Basement flooding can also be due to structural problems. Poor floor and wall sealing allows water to seep inside during heavy rain. Sump pump failures, hot water tank leaks or supply line failures can leave you standing in […]

How Water Buildup Can Ruin Your Yard

With rainfall averaging 40 inches a year, residential gutters in Portland work hard redirecting downpours away from area homes. Your gutters keep the foundation in good shape, but they also protect your landscape’s natural good looks. If the curb appeal in your yard starts circling the drain, you might have a faulty gutter system. Standing […]

Gutters and Summer Storms

Summer is officially here! And while that means pools, picnics, and fireworks, for much of the country, it also means dealing with periodic downpours. Regions like the Southeast, Midwest, and Southwest in particular are known for their powerful summer storms. But before these thunderstorms strike with their full force, you want to make sure your […]

Controlling Yard Erosion

Yard erosion is an issue that frequently affects homeowners since it is caused by natural elements such as rain, wind, melting snow and ice. When yard erosion occurs, it can cause a both flooding and foundational problems. To determine if erosion is an issue in your yard, assess your exterior spaces for exposed roots, stripped […]

Rain Gutters for April Showers

According to weather data from the NOAA National Climatic Data Center, Portland, Cleveland, and Seattle are among the rainiest places in the U.S. All three cities typically experience more than 140 days of precipitation each year. All of this precipitation may not take away from the beauty and culture that makes these cities great, but it does […]

Northern Texas Cold Snap Effect Dallas Gutter Safety

It seems unlikely that Dallas and frigid temperatures would ever be mentioned in the same sentence, but recent weather conditions have shown that Texas is not exempt from some seasonal frostiness. These unexpected extreme temperature changes can do a number on homes that are ill-prepared for significant cold. It’s important to make sure your gutters […]

News Year’s Resolution: Gutter Replacement

It’s a week into the 2014 and it is time to start putting those New Year’s resolutions into action. This year, resolve to protect your home by upgrading to clog free gutters from LeafGuard. Taking care of your house with quality updates like this helps to keep it in tip-top shape. It can also help with […]