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.

10 Destinations to Add to Your Bucket List

Whether you’re well-traveled or have yet to leave your hometown, there are some destinations you absolutely must visit in your lifetime. While there are countless bucket list destinations all over the world, you still have to start somewhere. That’s why we, at LeafFilter, have compiled this list of the top ten bucket list destinations in…Read More

Gutter Cleaning FAQs

Gutter cleaning may seem like a simple task, but it’s not as easy as the pros make it look! If you’re considering DIY rain gutter cleaning, check out these frequently asked questions. By the end, you might just consider making the job a little easier on yourself by hiring a pro! How often do I…Read More

Winter Pond Care

If you have a pond on your landscape, you know what a luxury it is to have beautiful fish and plants right by your home. However, you also know that when temperatures become brutally cold, you need to do whatever you can to make sure the fish and plants in your pond make it through…Read More

Gutter Guards: Do They Work?

Every season, you climb up the ladder to clean your gutters of the dirty and disgusting leaves, twigs and other debris. It’s tiring climbing the ladder to clean your gutters and you’ve probably always wondered if there was a solution to eliminate the need for this dread household task. Fortunately, there is. When properly installed,…Read More

Small Bathroom Tips

If you have a small bathroom in your home, you may be wondering how to make the most out of your tiny space. Fortunately, there are a variety of ways to turn a small bathroom into a functional and fabulous room. Here are several of the many ways you can spruce up your bathroom and…Read More

Top 23 Winter Wonderlands in America

Winter is coming and that means you’re probably ready for a getaway! This year, skip the tropics and embrace your inner Elsa by visiting one of the many winter wonderlands of America. There’s a little something for everyone when you venture to a snowy destination. You’ll get to soak in the peaceful beauty of winter,…Read More

Choosing the Right Gutters for Your Home

If you are in need of new gutters, you are probably wondering how to choose the right ones for your home. With so many options on the market, it can be overwhelming to sort through all of the materials and types of gutters available. Fortunately, LeafFilter has compiled this handy guide so that you can…Read More

2017 Home Resolutions

It’s that time of year again! Just like you make New Year’s resolutions to improve yourself, you can also make home resolutions. Get your home in tip top shape in 2017 with these seven simple home resolutions! Practice Safety First  Get LeafFilter: Repairing gutters is one of the most dangerous chores homeowners face. A professionally installed…Read More

How to Prioritize Fixer Upper Repair Needs

In recent years, purchasing fixer uppers has become very popular. By opting for a fixer upper rather than a move-in ready house, you can enjoy a variety of benefits including a lower mortgage payment, tax savings, quicker equity, the ability to personalize your house as you wish, and the chance to live in an affordable…Read More

Innocent Gutter Cleaning Mistakes to Avoid

Regular home maintenance is essential for keeping up your home. Part of this home maintenance should be focused on gutter cleaning. If left neglected, you could wind up with serious water related damages including foundation issues, structural problems, mold and mildew, and basement flooding. At first, gutter cleaning may seem like an easy task to…Read More