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 […]

K-Guard vs. Other Gutter Systems

In the market for a new gutter system? There are a few different options to choose from: traditional half-round gutters, gutter covers, filters/screens, and what are referred to as “complete” gutter systems. The decision to install a new gutter system is a very important one, therefore, research should be done before selecting a new gutter […]

4 Differences Between Open-Top Gutters & K-Guard

There are many different options when it comes to selecting a gutter system for your home: half-round, K-style, gutter screens and hoods are some of the most commonly known gutter systems available on the market. If your home was built many years ago then you most likely have a half-round gutter system. If you’re not […]

How Your Roof’s Design Affects Your Home’s Gutter System

Metal Stone Roof

A roof does more to define your home than siding, window treatments, or its color. The right roof draws the eye of a viewer to its angles and how it shades the house in the right places while accentuating its other features. It turns a simple residence into one of magnificence. Plus, it keeps the […]

Architectural Differences in Guttering

Advantage and Disadvantages to the most common Gutter Options Gutters are an important part of any home, not only for the purpose of evacuating water from the roof and foundation, but gutters also play a key aesthetic role for the home’s architecture. This is particularly true for specialty designed and older residences. This article describes […]

Top Considerations to go Local or National for Your Home Improvement Project

Home improvement, instead of purchasing a new residence, continues to keep vacancy levels at an all-time low in Kansas City and across the country. According to the site Fixr, the estimated cost of home improvement in 2018 reached close to $200 billion. Kansas and Missouri represented approximately $6 billion of that cost. Some of the […]

Half Round Gutters: Top Reasons to Avoid Them

The K-Guard Leaf Free Gutter System is not merely a product but a revolutionary approach to managing rainwater for your home. The name itself, “K-Guard,” is derived from the industry-standard “K-style” gutters, known for their distinctive profile that resembles the letter “K” when viewed from the side. This design choice is not arbitrary; it reflects […]

Four Ways K-Guard Differs from other Enclosed Systems

Rain gutter full of autumn leaves with a baseball - K-Guard Heartland

Why our Patented System is Better than our Competitors   Today, we’re going to look at the differences between the K-Guard leaf free gutter system and those sold by our competitors. Because, while they state their covered gutters are the same, if not better than ours, we tend to disagree. If we were similar, then […]

K-Guard vs. Gutter Covers

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

I’m Carter. Owner of K-Guard gutters, and I’m here to talk to you about add on covers that go over your existing gutters versus K-Guard gutters. Covers go over the top of your existing gutters but can lead to some issues. The first issue is the way it mounts.  Cover companies actually peel back the […]