Exteriors

LeafFilter’s trusted guides provide homeowners with the best exterior home improvement tips. Whether you are looking to spruce up your curb appeal, prevent serious home damage, or perfect your green thumb, LeafFilter can help you tackle all of your exterior home projects.

How to Prep Your Deck for Warmer Weather

Warm weather means barbecues, pool parties, and other fun gatherings. Is your deck ready for entertaining? Over time, your deck may become grimy and even unsafe. If it’s been awhile since you’ve done a thorough check on your deck, now is the perfect time. Before summer arrives, prep your deck for warmer weather with these…Read More

Why Gutter Guards Should Be Your Next Home Renovation

As homeowners, we take great pride in fixing up our home and taking care of our property. We may even invest in new renovations to keep our household modern and up to date. Furthermore, we take the necessary precautions to keep our protected and safe from different types of damages. You may not realize it,…Read More

5 Fastest Growing Shade Trees

Now that the spring had made its debut and the summer season is quickly approaching, many homeowners are searching for ways to save money on cooling costs. Believe it or not, planting a shade tree in the right area around your home is one of the best ways to do so. Shade trees come in…Read More

6 Signs You Have Clogged Gutters

You may not realize that something small – like a clogged gutter – could have a big impact on your home. Unfortunately, clogged gutters can wreak havoc on your entire home. When your gutters become clogged, water will be unable to properly divert away from your home. Instead, the water will spill over the side…Read More

Gutter Parts Guide

The gutter system on your house is comprised of a variety of parts. If you are getting new gutters installed or are simply curious as to what parts you can find on your current gutter system, you’re in luck. LeafFilter has created this handy gutter parts guide so that you can easily understand exactly what…Read More

Landscape Maintenance Checklist

Summer is fast approaching, and that means it’s time to start thinking about your landscaping. Maybe you’re excited to get back out in nature, or perhaps you’re a little overwhelmed with all the chores you’ll have to do. Either way, this landscape maintenance checklist will help you stay organized so you can tackle it all…Read More

Prevent Overflowing Gutters from April Showers

April showers… bring overflowing gutters? When water overflows from your gutters during the rainy season, the results can be disastrous. Not only will it create a huge mess, but it also opens up the possibility of serious and expensive damages. If left neglected, overflowing gutters could ruin your landscaping, damage your soffit and fascia, lead…Read More

3 Exciting Backyard Additions

As a homeowner, it’s likely that you spend the warmer months outside enjoying your backyard. Your backyard is a part of your home and can be turned into a comfortable and exciting place with a bit of time, money, and effort. By adding an addition to your backyard, you can increase your home’s resale value…Read More

5 Easy Ways to Prevent Leaky Gutters

If you’ve ever had to duck under an overflowing rain gutter, you know how annoying it can be to deal with. In heavy rainstorms, it can seem like a mini waterfall, and in light rainstorms, it becomes a persistent drip-drip-drip, puddling at the base of your home. Luckily, leaky gutters are an easily avoidable nuisance….Read 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