Ice damming is a common problem during the winter. Efficient attic insulation helps minimize ice damming, but does not eliminate it altogether. Heated gutters are a much more effective solution, especially if your area often experiences heavy snowfall. In today’s post, Gutter Helmet of Eastern NY shares the benefits of heated gutter systems.
While seamless gutters come in a wide array of materials and finishes, they all perform the same function – to divert water away from your home. But believe it or not, this has not always been the case. They have been around for centuries, and the first gutters were used for different purposes.
Your gutter is one of the most important components of your roofing system, as it bears the brunt of protecting your home from water damage due to precipitation. As the area’s premier gutter contractor, Huff ‘N Puff is proud to offer the finest gutter guards on the market: Gutter Helmet®. [Read more…]