Minnesota Leafless Gutters Blog

Keeping Snow Accumulation Off Your Roof

Keeping Snow Accumulation Off Your RoofWinter is certainly leaving its mark this year. Snow accumulation on rooftops is a problem that many homeowners are contending with. According to modern building codes, roofs should be able to support up to 20 pounds per square foot; however, older, or flat roofs might not be as resilient. Not all snowstorms are created equal: dry snow typically weighs 5 pounds per foot while wet snow can weigh more than 20 pounds per foot!

Extra weight: Your rooftops are susceptible to snow accumulation. When calculating snow load calculations, remember Read Full Post

Protect Your Woodbury Home From Water Damage

Protect Your Minnesota Home From Water DamageThe weather in Minnesota is more extreme than many other states. In the winter, you can expect up to 70 inches of snow and many more inches of rain in the non-winter months. Combining precipitation with wind and temperature extremes, it is important to do what you can to protect your Minnesota home from the constant pounding it takes. Your gutter system is a critical part of protecting your home from the elements. You may not realize it, but your gutters are responsible for preventing costly water damage. They allow water to flow freely from your roof all the way to the ground, and (importantly) away from your foundation. Making an investment in your gutter system can help protect your roof, your siding and your home’s foundation Read Full Post

Preventing Wintertime Roof And Gutter Damage

Preventing Wintertime Roof And Gutter DamageAs winter begins, the threat of wintertime roof damage isn’t something to take lightly – especially in a cold state like Minnesota. As a Minnesotan, you know snow and ice damage on your roof can mean frustration and expensive repairs. So, what are some signs you can look for, and is there anything you can do to avoid this type of damage? The experts at Minnesota Leafless Gutters have put together a few things that you can do to avoid damages this winter Read Full Post

Ice Dam Prevention And Removal Services St Paul

Ice Dam Prevention And Removal Services St PaulAnd so, it begins again–another cold weather season that makes Minnesota, well, Minnesota. Most of us would like to be able to focus on the more pleasant things–cross country skiing, snowmobiling, spending time with family in front of a nice fire, ice fishing, ice hockey–rather than the realities of snow removal and ice dams and the damage they can do to our houses. In Minnesota, we know how to take the good with the bad, and the bad of ice dams is matched with the good of Minnesota Leafless Gutters. In addition to providing a wide selection of gutter system styles that help your home more efficiently move water away from your house, we provide an essential ice dam removal service that addresses the unsavory reality that ice dams represent. When snow accumulates on the roof of a house, the layer that sits on the roof melts when it comes in contact with the relatively warm roof. Read Full Post

Year-Round Importance Of Gutter Systems

Year-Round Importance Of Gutter SystemsYou may assume that fall is the most important time to pay attention to your gutters. After all, that is when the leaves fall off of the trees and can clog a standard grade gutter system. However, winter is another important time to pay attention to your gutters. Frozen precipitation can be a real problem for your roof and gutter system and can cause serious damage to your home if you are not careful. Minnesota Leafless Gutters can help you take care of your gutters all year round so that you do not have to worry about the consequences of a failing gutter system. Read Full Post

Roof Snow Removal Services Woodbury MN

Roof Snow Removal Services Woodbury MNWhether you love the snow or you hate it, it is a reality for those of us who live in Minnesota. At the beginning of the season, it can be beautiful and magical, but can quickly begin to cause problems on your property and around your home if not properly managed. Minnesota Leafless Gutters offers roof snow removal for property owners in the St. Paul and the greater Twin Cities metro area. Snow needs to be removed from a roof as soon as possible so that it does not melt and then refreeze and become too heavy for your roof to withstand. There are countless accounts Read Full Post

COVID-19 Update

We are open and following all recommended state and national safety recommendations during this time. We can also operate 100% contact free from consultation to job completion if you prefer.
Thank you for your business, and we wish you and your family continued health and safety!
Tim Hanson
Owner, Minnesota Leafless Gutters

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