Are Gutter Guards Worth It?

May 05, 2020

Are Gutter Guards Worth It? Making improvements to your home can quickly become a costly endeavor. So, it’s understandable that you may be hesitant about adding gutter guards to your gutter system. After all, is the investment really worth it?

To answer this question, consider the consequences of having clogged gutters. Gutters can easily become filled with debris like leaves, twigs, pine needles, and pine cones. These blockages will prevent your gutter system from effectively channeling water away from your home, which can lead to a host of costly problems like:

  • Sagging and broken gutters
  • Unsightly water marks on your home’s siding
  • Foundation damage from pooling water around your home
  • Rotting or damaged fascia
  • Damage to landscaping around your home
  • An increased chance of ice dams and leaks

Unfortunately, the only way to prevent clogs in an unprotected gutter system is to climb a ladder and remove the debris yourself on a routine basis—a task that is dangerous, time consuming, and a complete hassle.

That’s where gutter guards come in. A gutter guard is a piece of material that is attached on top of a gutter, allowing rainfall to run through it while keeping clog-causing debris out. This will help maximize the effectiveness and lifespan of your gutters, allowing you to focus your time, energy, and money on home improvement projects that you care more about.

Gutter Products from Clemens Home Solutions

At Clemens Home Solutions, we know a thing or two about gutters and how to keep them functioning at their best. That’s why we proudly offer premium-grade gutter guards from industry leader LeafX® to homeowners in Muncie, Indiana, and all surrounding communities. LeafX® gutter protection stands apart from inferior products in several ways. For example, consider that these gutter guards:

  • Are forged from heavy-duty aluminum
  • Require minimal maintenance
  • Have been tested to handle the largest amount of rainfall ever recorded—12 inches per hour!
  • Are securely installed into the gutter lip, not the roof or fascia
  • Are available in a wide array of colors, so you can select an option that will blend seamlessly with your home
  • Come with an industry-leading lifetime warranty to protect your investment

Furthermore, in the unlikely event that your gutter guards ever do become clogged, we’ll come out to clean them for free. We’ll also cover your purchase with our Clemens Guarantee—a 15-year, full-service labor warranty. Now that’s a smart buy!

Schedule a Free Gutter Estimate

Ready to make a savvy investment in your home? If so, contact Clemens Home Solutions today. One of our professionals will be happy to visit your residence in Muncie or a nearby community to provide a free, no-hassle estimate for gutter guards, a new gutter system, or both. When you call, don’t forget to ask about our convenient financing options that can make gutter products more affordable. Our team is also pleased to offer gutter and gutter protection systems to commercial clients—call to learn more information.

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