Compare LeafFilter™ to Reverse Curve and Gutter Topper Gutter Guards



How LeafFilter™ Compares to Reverse Curve Gutter Guards

Reverse Curve Gutter Guards
LeafFilter™ Gutter Protection
  • Has holes and openings - a large opening that runs along the entire front face of the gutter guard
  • Will NOT keep out leaves
  • Will NOT keep out pine needles
  • Will NOT keep out shingle grit or dirt
  • Will NOT keep out bees, wasps, ants and other insects
  • May require replacement of existing gutters
  • May disturb your roof or shingles and may void your roof warranty


  • No holes or openings — only water gets into your gutters
  • No leaves
  • No shingle grit or dirt
  • No pine needles
  • No insects or pests
  • Installs with existing gutters
  • Will NEVER void your roof warranty


Types of Reverse Curve Gutter Guard Systems

There are two types of reverse curves gutter guards available.

Gutter Guard Comparison
Reverse Curve Gutter Topper

The company will install a reverse curve on your existing gutters which requires them to violate your roof by nailing or stapling their product to it.

Gutter Guard Comparison
Total Gutter Replacement

A reverse curve type leaf guard that requires the total replacement of existing gutters and downspouts.


Reverse Curve Gutter Guard Facts:

  • Reverse curve gutter guards have a large opening at the front and will not guard your gutters against pine needles and other small debris.
  • Reverse curve products rely on surface tension to work. Keep in mind that if water adheres to a curve, so will pine needles, leaves, and other debris, which will find their way into your gutters and downspouts!
  • Reverse curve guarantee: When your rain gutter clogs, "we will clean it for free". Typically not an ideal solution for most homeowners!
  • Roofers cannot guarantee their work if another company has altered their installation as a result of installing a reverse curve gutter guard product.



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Why LeafFilter

  • No holes, gaps or openings
  • Installs on your existing gutters
  • Does not damage your roof or shingles
  • No clogged gutters..GUARANTEED!