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Why Do I Need to Clean My Gutters?

Why do I need to clean my gutters? A free-flowing gutter system means an effective gutter system. Gutters are designed to take rainwater from the roof away from the building to prevent water damage. Unfortunately, gutters can be blocked for various environmental and structural reasons. Regular cleaning of the gutter pan or the installation of a gutter guard system will drastically minimise any gutter obstruction, keeping your gutters free flowing and functional. What should my gutter d...

July 1, 2021

What are the Benefits of a Gutter Guard System?

Gutter guards are used for their many and various benefits. From preventing blockages from leaf debris, to keeping tank water clean or simply to prevent birds and vermin from getting into the roof space of your building. With a gutter guard system in place the property owner has the additional benefit of significantly less maintenance of the gutters. Saving time, money and keeping safe off the roof! Why Install Gutter Guards? A gutter guard system is used to prevent debris and leaf mat...

April 20, 2021

What is the One Gutter Guard Benefit Homeowners Often Overlook?

Many property owners recognise the benefits of having an external gutter guard system installed in their homes. Externally fitted gutter guard systems are known to improve rooftop drainage, the longevity of the gutter system and to save you money in time in maintenance. Property owners appreciate the assurance of a gutter protection system that eliminates the need for them to regularly clear out their gutters manually and to prevent the risks that come with working off ladders or rooft...

February 8, 2021

Are Gutter Guard Systems Effective for Bird Proofing?

Do you have birds nesting in your roof space? Gutter guards are the solution. Externally fixed gutter guards will prevent birds from accessing the roof space of your home. A comprehensive gutter protection system installed by LeafScreen is an instant solution, protecting homes and buildings from bird infestations in New Zealand since 2001. Gutter guards have the additional bonus of preventing the majority of leaf debris from blocking your gutters while stopping rats and other vermin getting into...

December 3, 2020

How do Gutter Guards Work to Protect your Gutters?

How Do Gutter Guards Work to Protect Your Gutters?  Gutters can become ineffective if they are blocked with leaves and debris. Blocked gutters can cause a myriad of problems for your building. Gutter guards are designed to work all day, every day, all Four Seasons of the year. Gutter guards stop leaves blocking your gutters and prevent birds or vermin accessing your roof space and allow you to harvest the best quality water fo...

October 16, 2020

Why Install a Gutter Guard System?

The function of a gutter is to take the rainwater from your roof away from your home, to prevent costly water damage to the building structures and associated problems from water retention. The function of a gutter can be compromised by debris blocking the flow of water to the down-pipes. A gutter protection system is designed to prevent blockages from occurring. Gutter protection systems are also installed to prevent access to the roof space of your home by birds or rats, and to keep the water ...

September 7, 2020

What are Gutter Guards?

Gutter guards are designed to protect your roof gutters from being blocked by debris such as leaf matter. Gutters play an important role in maintaining the structural integrity and longevity of a home or building. Keeping gutters free flowing and functional, directing water from the roof during rain or storms to the down pipes is an essential part of any home maintenance programme. Gutter guards also provide the added benefit of preventing birds and vermin entering your roof space and allowing f...

August 28, 2020

Are Gutter Guards Worth It?

Are Gutter Guards Worth It? When considering the value of installing gutter guards, the question to ask yourself is, "can I afford not to install gutter protection?" Gutter protection is an astute investment as part of any building maintenance programme. If a gutter system is impaired by blockages and water is unable to flow freely to the down pipes and away from your building, it is at risk of costly water damage. Blocked gutters in dry environments carry an increased fire risk and open gutters...

September 3, 2018

Is there Ongoing Maintenance with a Gutter Guard System?

Is there Ongoing Maintenance with a Gutter Guard System?  Gutter guards significantly reduce the maintenance requirements of your building's gutters by protecting them 24/7 from the majority of leaf debris and preventing birds, rats and other vermin from entering your roof space. Gutter guards, like the rest of our homes, will benefit from some level of ongoing maintenance. As every home and building is subject to different environmental factors, the broad reco...

August 2, 2018

Reduce Gutter Maintenance with Gutter Guards

It may be difficult to imagine how gutter guards can save you time, effort and money when you accept all gutter maintenance routines as unavoidable. However what if you could have a perfectly protected home without doing any of these things? Find out how a gutter protection system makes this possible. Less Gutter Cleaning and Protection with Gutter Guards When you have gutter guards in place, they will not only prevent the drain channel from becoming clogged. Where possible, the Leafsc...

August 2, 2018

Protecting Your Home With A Gutter Guard

Not only can cleaning the gutters be very unpleasant and inconvenient, but it can also be dangerous. Imagine having to climb a ladder or get on the roof only to risk losing balance when you need to use both hands to effectively clean your gutters. Still, you know that proper maintenance of the gutters is necessary for your overall home maintenance. Installation of a gutter guard is an effective solution to this ongoing issue. A Gutter Guard Will Allow Water Flow Gutter guards usually f...

August 2, 2018

Protect All Structures in Your Home with Gutter Guards

The main purpose of gutter guards is to prevent your gutter system from getting blocked. However, this seemingly basic protection extends to your entire home. Take a look at all the ways in which the structures of your home will be protected from damage after you have the protective mesh cover installed. Gutter Guards For All Protection Gutter Protection: The gutter guards protect the drain channel not only from clogging. They protect its structure as well in more ways than one. The debris clog...

August 2, 2018

More Efficient Rain Harvesting with Gutter Guards

New Zealand is among the countries with the purest rainwater. Collecting it and using it in your home can save you a large fraction of the money you spend on mains water and help protect the environment. With gutter guards covering the gutters of your house, the benefits of rain harvesting will be much greater. Collect All the Rainwater from Your Roof with Gutter Guards The purpose of the protection system is to keep the majority of leaves, twigs, pollen particles and other debris out of the gu...

August 2, 2018

Life Without a Gutter Guard

Some people claim that investing in a gutter guard system is not worthwhile. They believe they can manage their home without this kind of protection. However, you should ask just how well you're doing this? Consider what may happen if you do not take adequate gutter protection measures over time. Debris and Clogging with No Gutter Guard The main purpose of the gutter guard is to prevent leaves and other debris from entering and blocking the drain channel which takes rainwater from your roof dow...

August 2, 2018

LeafScreen for a Safe Home Environment

One way to ensure this is through the installation of a gutter guard. The system's primary task is to prevent rainwater damage to the structural elements of the house.  However, it can do a lot more for keeping your loved ones safe and protected. Find out how it will work to give you the safety which you require. Gutter Guard: Mould Prevention  The reality is that mould is not only ugly and hard to remove. It is actually a major allergen. It can cause allergies in people of a...

May 31, 2018

Getting the Best Gutter Protection System

You have to ensure that it will work perfectly at all times to prevent rainwater damage.It must be durable enough to last for a long time to come. It is easy to get all this and more.Gutter Protection: Effective Performance The protection system from LeafScreen uses durable mesh cover to prevent the clogging of your roof gutters. This cover is installed so that it extends from the roof to the outer lip of the gutter. That way, it forms a strong and reliable barrier. It prevents the entry of...

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