Snow is just a part of life in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest. There is really nothing to do about it, just prepare. For most of the year, our team installs and repairs seamless gutter systems, but as winter approaches, we want to share another service that we offer. Ice dams are an issue in our area each and every winter and can cause serious roof damage to your home. In addition to seamless gutter design and installation, we also specialize in roofing repair, and ice dam prevention and removal in St Paul.
An ice dam can form when the snow and ice that falls melts and then refreezes on your roof. One potential cause for this is that your attic may be too warm. The warm air from your attic melts the ice and snow and then more snow and ice falls, outdoor temperatures drop Read Full Post
On average, the Minneapolis area gets approximately 32 inches of rain each year and more than 52 inches of snow. This translates into more than 110 days each year with precipitation. Of course, we try to avoid the rain and snow, staying inside during heavy precipitation, using umbrellas, rain jackets and snow gear to protect us from the elements. However, the exterior of our homes take a beating over time. Every single thunderstorm, snowstorm or summer rain event falls on our roof and hits the siding. Our homes are built to withstand this weather, and your roof, gutter system and siding work together Read Full Post
The simplicity of the gutter system concept might lead some people to believe that there is no room for technological development in the gutter industry. When house construction surpassed the minimum expectations of providing shelter and became expressions of the family’s personality who lived in them, most aspects of home building changed and developed. Gutter systems are no different. Minnesota Leafless Gutters has become a leader in these gutter system developments. Read Full Post
When the weather is warm and there are still months of long days and the promise of sweaty, outdoor activities in front of us, the last thing most people want to be thinking about is ice dams. Ice dams are a reality during the colder months, so shouldn’t we be able to enjoy the warmer weather months without having to think about the realities of a cold, dark return of winter? The short answer is ‘Yes.’ The warmth of spring, summer, and early fall does not need to be completely subverted by thoughts of winter, but it is possibly, and in some cases necessary, to plan ahead. Read Full Post
As with most of your home’s components, your gutters can develop some issues over time. The most common problem, which many homeowners are familiar with, is gutter clogging. This occurs when leaves, pine needles and other loose debris start settling inside your gutters. Clogs and blockages affect your gutters’ performance by inhibiting drainage, causing water to back up and eventually overflow. This can cause damage to your foundation and water can enter your basement. Here are a few of the many excellent reasons why a gutter protection system is an ideal investment for your home: Read Full Post
A gutter system is an important element of any Minnesota home. Gutters prevent in-home water damage by collecting water falling close to a home’s foundation and directing it away. If you need your gutters replaced, repaired, or you’re looking to add gutters to your home or garage, Minnesota Leafless Gutters is your professional gutter system solution. We serve the greater Twin Cities area and provide quality seamless gutters, with leafless gutter guard options.
Minnesota Leafless Gutters has quality seamless Read Full Post