Avoid the hassle of gutter cleaning with our quality gutter guards.
Keeping debris such as pine needles and leaves out of the gutters at your Asheville, North Carolina home or business is important for several reasons. For one thing, your gutters will last longer and be able to do their job properly. At Express Gutters, we do offer gutter cleaning services, but if you want even more protection ask about gutter guards.
Gutter guards avoid having debris rot out your gutters or have the gutters pull away or sag because of the added weight of the soggy leaves. Clogged gutters are ineffective for diverting water, so you could be in the same predicament as you were when you didn’t have gutters. The water runoff can cause erosion that damages the foundation, water damage to the siding, higher humidity in your home, and water intrusion in the attic.
If you have questions about gutter guards, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. We can arrange to come visit your home or business. We’ll assess the condition of the gutters and let you know if any repairs need to be done prior to installing the gutter guards. If your gutters are in need of replacement, we can quote you for that as well. You can count on us for an accurate assessment and honest recommendation, along with a free estimate for the work that needs to be done to best protect your home or business property.
FAQs About Gutter Guards
Gutter guards are protective systems that keep debris, leaves, and other foreign objects from getting stuck in drains and stopping rainwater from flowing. Most of the time, these devices are put on top of drains to make a barrier that lets water in but keeps debris out. Most questions about gutter guards are about how well they work, how to place them, how often they need to be cleaned, and how much they cost. Continue reading to learn more.
Do gutter guards work to keep leaves and other things from getting into my gutters?
Gutter guards are made to keep leaves, twigs, and other waste from getting into your gutters, so you don’t have to clean them as often. But how well they work depends on the type of guard, the environment around your home, and the weather.
How are drain guards installed?
Our team is trained to install gutter guards using the latest tools and techniques. We will review your options for gutter services and provide the information you need to decide what fits your needs.
How often do drain guards need to be cleaned?
Gutter guards are easier to clean than open gutters, but they still need to be cleaned. It’s a good idea to check on the surface every so often to look for damage and clean up any trash that may have gathered.
Can drain guards handle a lot of rain without getting full?
Most gutter guards are made to hold average amounts of rain without spilling. But there can be problems with overflow in places where it rains a lot or if the drain guards get clogged. Our team can discuss maintenance to ensure you know what is needed.