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.
Gutters play a critical role in preventing water damage by directing water away from your siding, windows, and foundation. While proper maintenance and regular cleaning can enhance the longevity of your gutters, eventually they will need to be replaced. In today’s post, Huff ‘N Puff, the premier provider of heated gutters, shares some telltale signs that it’s time to replace your gutters: [Read more…]