Gutters and downspouts are essential parts of any roofing system. Their primary function is to divert water away from the roof structure and channel them safely into a drainage site away from your home. Without gutters, your roof is more prone to water penetration problems and you can expect leaks to occur more frequently in your home.
Your gutters and downspouts are essential parts of your roofing system. These components are not there just for show. They help drain runoff from the roof during days of heavy rain or snow, directing the water to a safe distance away from your basement and foundations. Without them, water will end up seeping into the ground around […]
Gutters are among the most common exterior components, yet many people are still unfamiliar with how they work. In today’s post, local gutter and siding installation company Century Roofing and Siding Ltd. answers frequently asked questions about gutters.
Size is a critical factor for gutters. Generally, 5-inch K-style gutters or 6-inch half-rounds are able to handle the rainfall on residential homes in many locations. However, houses with large and steep roofs in areas prone to heavy downpours may need wider gutters to prevent rainwater from overflowing. In this blog, a siding replacement contractor discusses how […]
The roof is an essential component of your home’s exterior. It is responsible for protecting your family and the interiors from harsh weather elements, such as ultraviolet rays, torrential rain and sharp-hitting hail. Buying a new roof requires several important considerations. One of them is choosing a warranty. To help you, here are the answers […]