Before we begin installing the gutters, we start by doing a thorough inspection of your homes roof and soffits. In doing so we are ensuring the maximum lifespan out of your new gutters and avoiding the need to remove and replace parts of your roof in the future.
Once we inspect your roof and repair anything that isn't sufficient to build upon. We will then measure out the length of each side of your home as well as record the placement of your existing downspouts.
Once we have the measurements and materials required to complete the gutter installation job. The process of cutting and joining the individual gutters begins we do this whole process from the ground. We follow best practices when doing so to ensure your new gutters perform at maximum efficiency. We use the best products available to ensure your gutters will be leak-free for years to come.
Once we have the gutters configured and nearly ready to be hung. We use the previous measurements we recorded of the locations of your gutters downspouts. Cutting into the bottom of new gutters to allow for the downspout to be secured to your gutters. We then conduct a final inspection of the gutters before moving to the next step.
The amount and width of downspouts in your gutter system, directly determine how quickly your gutters drain. We also assist drainage and minimize destructive standing water by sloping your new gutters about 1/4 in. for every 10 ft. of gutter.
Once the gutters are secured to the facia to your home with screws. We then install hidden hangers to further secure the gutters to your home. Adding this rigidity makes sure your gutters don't sag or bend in the presence of bad weather or heavy ice and snowfall.
Once the gutters are up and secured with hangers. We finish the installation through attaching the pre-cut downspout outlets. We affix the installed downspouts to your home and seal the entire guttering system.
A new gutter system will always outperform old dilapidated guttering. Though in order to keep your gutters performing at their highest capacity. It is very important to have your gutters cleaned a minimum of two times per year. This will extend the life of your new gutters and eliminate issues such as backed up gutters and downspouts.
You can read more about our gutter cleaning services here.