LeafFilter Blog

LeafFilter™, as the leading gutter guard system, aims to help our customers and friends understand how to improve and protect one of their most valuable assets — their home. LeafFilter's blog covers topics related to Gutter Guards, Gutter Cleaning, Do It Yourself, Home Improvement, No Clogs and more.

6 Things to Know About Aluminum Gutters

When searching for the best material for your new gutter system, there are many different options to choose from. Some of the most common materials are vinyl, steel and aluminum, although some homes have copper and wood gutters. Aluminum seamless gutters are ideal for complementing your home. In fact, this is why they are the…Read More

Gutter Guards & Maple Spinners

Do you live in an area with plenty of maple spinners, maple seeds, helicopters, whirligigs, or whatever they are called in your town? If so, you may wonder if they will stay out of your gutters this spring season. The truth is that maple seeds can easily clog gutters thanks to their slim and narrow…Read More

8 Towns Straight Out of a Fairytale

We know that with LeafFilter’s 100% no clogs guarantee, our gutter protection system is like something straight out of a fairytale. That’s why we believe anyone can find their own magic if they simply believe. Have you ever wished you could visit the places in some of your favorite childhood storybooks? Well, dreams really do…Read More

When is it Time for Gutter Replacement?

When was the last time you looked at your gutters? Like, really looked at them? We’re guessing it’s been awhile. If you haven’t taken the opportunity to give your gutters a closer look, you may want to do so, soon. You may not even realize you need gutter replacement! Gutters are essential for diverting water…Read More

Furnace Maintenance Tips

A furnace uses warm air to heat your house. It is an important feature that allows you and your family to feel comfortable in your own space. In order to keep your furnace in tip-top form and avoid the costly repairs that come with broken furnaces, you must make it a top priory to maintain…Read More

Roof Terminology Cheat Sheet

While taking care of their gutters, many homeowners discover roof problems they weren’t aware of beforehand. Perhaps your neighbor alerted you that your water and ice barrier is deteriorating, or maybe the reflection of sunlight on your metal flashing helped you see that it’s not secured properly. Before you embark on any roof repairs, you…Read More

Modern Bathroom Ideas

A modern bathroom can improve the overall look and feel of your house while increasing its value. There are plenty of ways you can design a modern, versatile, and easy to maintain bathroom that you and your family will actually enjoy getting ready in. Here is a list of several modern bathroom ideas that are…Read More

Don’t Let a Gutter Cleaner Clean Your Wallet

When was the last time you had clean gutters? If it’s been so long you can’t remember, it’s time to finally get down to gutter cleaning. Many homeowners prefer to DIY this task, but that’s not the best idea. Due to safety concerns, the difficulty of the job, and the necessity for the gutters to…Read More

5 Gutter Cleaning Myths

Out of sight – out of mind. That’s what many homeowners believe when it comes to caring for their gutters. But, did you know that taking care of your gutters will protect your home from serious and expensive water related damages? In fact, not cleaning your gutters or hiring a gutter cleaning service can lead…Read More

Tips to Follow Before Finishing Your Basement

If you bought a house with an unfinished basement and would like to add function to your home while increasing its value, finishing your basement is a smart move. To make it easier for you to make the most out of your basement remodeling project, LeafFilter has compiled this handy list of tips. By following…Read More