Fast Flow Gutters®
Most homeowners don’t really spend a lot of time thinking about their gutters, but understanding their importance may prevent costly home repair bills. For example, did you know that most foundation cracks and basement flooding is caused primarily by defective gutters? If you’re getting water in your basement have your gutters checked; they may need to get repaired or replaced. This should be the first thing done before you get into an expensive waterproofing project. Most the time the correct size gutter working properly will stop basement seepage.
The main purpose of gutters is to catch the water coming off the roof and move it away from your home, which in turn protects your siding, windows, doors and foundation from water damage. Many homeowners don’t realize how much damage can occur when their gutters are clogged, leaking, or broken. When gutters aren’t functioning properly, rainwater runs off the roof and collects on the ground near the foundation. Heavy rain can result in standing pools of water, which can cause a multitude of problems. Our Fast Flow Gutters® with oversized Downspouts are designed to catch and move large amounts of water away from your home’s foundation as fast as possible. Sitting water near your home’s foundation can cause some serious damage.
Seamless Gutters Made On Location:
We Stock 16 Aluminum Colors Plus Copper:
It’s always a good idea to consider wrapping your soffit and fascia in aluminum while getting new gutters installed. We have these same colors available in soffit and fascia wrap to match your new gutters. Plus, we can special order additional colors, as well. If you don’t see a color you like, give us a call and ask us about our special order colors. Also, keep in mind if you are getting your home protected with Home Shield Coating® that we can use any of the 1500 colors available in that product’s color wheel.
Potential Damage Caused by Leaking Gutters:
- Basement flooding
- Cracked/Damaged Foundation
- Mosquitoes and other insects breed in standing water
- Mold and Mildew
- Topsoil Erosion
- Overflowing Gutters Cause Staining
- Paint damage
- Rotting/Rusting of exterior building materials
- Damage to landscaping
2×3 Downspout will drain 600 sq. ft. of roof area.
3×4 Downspout will drain 1200 sq. ft. of roof area.
One foot of 5″ K-Style gutter holds 1.2 gallons of water.
One foot of 6″ K-Style gutter holds 2.0 gallons of water.
Gutters should be cleaned twice a year, in early spring and late fall. If you don’t want to worry about cleaning your gutters then look into our Fast Flow Gutter Guard® system. We are so confident that these gutter guards will actually work that we give you a 5yr money back guarantee