Are Gutters On Your Home Necessary?

While most homes have gutters, some homeowners opt to go without them entirely. If you recently purchased a home that doesn’t have gutters or has old, damaged gutters in desperate need of replacement, you may find yourself asking: are gutters necessary? Do you really need gutters on your home, or are they unnecessary for some […]

The Science Behind K-Guard Gutter Guards

Top corner of house showing the K-Guard Gutter Guard - K-Guard Heartland

K-Guard gutter guards are set apart by more than just their seamless design and the all-in-one gutter system. The entire design and structure of our gutter guard is backed by science and engineered for the best possible performance! Here’s an inside look at the scientific rigor that sets K-Guard apart.   Principles of Water Flow […]

Factors to Consider When Searching for the Best Gutter Guards

Gutters can easily get clogged, making them less functional and even harmful to your home. Gutter guards add a layer of protection atop your gutters to keep debris and pests out while letting water flow into the gutters and away from your home. There are many different types of gutter guards, from inexpensive options you […]

Seven Signs Your Home Needs Gutter Repair Immediately

Heavy rainfall collecting at the base of your home can lead to basement flooding, mold, and water-related damage to your foundation, siding, and roof. And that’s why it’s so important to ensure your gutters are functioning properly: to protect your home from disastrous water damage.  If your gutters need repair, early intervention can be the […]

What Does it Cost to Repair Gutters?

Damaged gutters can be a serious issue, especially if it makes them less effective at diverting water away from your home. When it comes to broken gutters, you have two options: repair or replace. Which begs the question: which option is cheaper in the long run? Since repairing can seem at first glance like the […]

Caring for Your New K-Guard Gutters

Man on Ladder Cleaning Gutters | K-Guard Heartland

K-Guard gutters are built to last, keeping your home safe and dry for decades to come. But what about maintenance and cleaning? K-Guard Leaf Free Gutter Systems are clog- and maintenance-free, but does that mean you can simply ignore them once installed? Yes! K-Guard gutters are the only carefree system. How do you care for […]

Are K-Guard Gutters Seamless? Your Guide to Seamless Gutter Guards

Man Installing Seamless Gutters on a House- K-Guard Heartland

While shopping for new gutters for your home, you’ve likely noticed two options available to you: seamless gutters or regular gutters. Though both styles of gutters are intended to protect your home from damage by diverting rainwater away from your home, the different methods of installation and resulting functionality mean you do get what you […]

LeafFilter vs. K-Guard Price and Warranty Comparison

Gutters and gutter protection are an investment in the safety and value of your home, so choosing the right system with an excellent gutter warranty is essential. When comparing gutter guard options for your home, your budget and the purchase price matter, but so do the long-term value of your gutters! When looking at adding […]

It’s thunderstorm season!

 As the thunderclouds continue to grow, they can produce lightning, thunder, heavy rain, strong winds, and even hail. Thunderstorms can also generate dangerous weather such as tornadoes, flash floods, and damaging straight-line winds.   Spring and Summer thunderstorms can be both beneficial and hazardous. They can provide much-needed rainfall to crops and help alleviate drought […]

Is it time to replace your Roof?

The lifespan of a roof can vary depending on several factors, such as the type of roofing material used, the quality of installation, the climate and weather conditions in your area, and the level of maintenance provided.   As a general rule, a typical roof can last anywhere from 15 to 30 years, depending on […]