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Seasonal Gutter Care: Preparing Your K-Guard System for the Changing Systems

Congratulations on making the switch to K-Guard! You’ve installed the premier gutter system, offering homeowners superior protection from drainage issues while requiring no gutter maintenance. Our gutter product is top-of-the-line with multiple components working together to collect and drain water away from a home’s roof quickly and efficiently while keeping debris out. Your K-Guard System […]

The Importance of Gutter Maintenance in Pest Prevention

A gutter system is only as good as its maintenance, and gutters that collect debris can lead to problems like clogging, overflowing, flooding, and pests. To keep your gutters from turning into breeding grounds or entry points for pests like insects, birds, and even rodents, it’s important to maintain them well. K-Guard gutter systems are […]

The Long-term Costs of Ignoring Ice Dams

Ice Accumulation on Home Gutters - K-Guard Heartland

Chilly winter months and seasons of fluctuating temperatures create the perfect environment for ice dams to form on roofs and gutters. Homeowners may opt to ignore these icy growths on their gutters, assuming they will melt and go away on their own eventually. However, ignoring ice dams is dangerous and can lead to expensive roof […]

The Hidden Dangers of Clogged Gutters: How K-Guard Protects Your Home and Health

Clogged gutters are more than a simple inconvenience. When gutters are clogged, precipitation flowing down your roof and into the gutter system pools and fills the gutter troughs instead of being directed away out and away from your home. The result is standing water and overflowing gutters which can lead to all sorts of expensive […]

How to Protect Your Home from Water Damage with K-Guard Gutters This Spring

Springtime showers may bring flowers, but those same showers can also cause water damage and mold if your home is not properly protected! Gutters are designed to collect precipitation and divert it from your home, keeping water away from your roof, siding, and foundation. However, not all gutters are created equal! Gutters can easily clog […]

K-Guard Gutters: Preparing for Snow and Ice

Suburban Home With Snow on Roof - K-Guard Heartland

You know the saying we Midwesterners have about our ever-changing weather: Don’t like the weather? Just wait five minutes! Kansas City residents should always be prepared for the possibility of snow and ice during these winter months, and one area you should make sure is protected from this damaging precipitation is your roof—more specifically, your […]

How Do I Keep My Gutters from Being Damaged by Snow?

Ice Accumulation on Home Gutters - K-Guard Heartland

Winter Has Its Gutter Challenges In the colder months, it’s not only harder to clean and maintain gutter systems but also more dangerous. Chipping ice dams from roofs might cause eye and face damage. Ladder rungs can ice up and lead to serious falls. Same for cleaning your roof of snow after a recent storm. […]

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 […]