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.

How to Clean An Air Conditioner Condenser Unit

Now that the summer season is in full spring, you should ensure your air conditioner is in tip-top shape. One way to do so is to properly clean your air conditioner condenser unit. Fortunately, the process of doing so is fairly simple. Keep reading to learn how to clean your air conditioner condenser unit and…Read More

What Causes Gutters to Sag

If your rain gutters are sagging, it might be time for a little gutter maintenance. Over time, sagging gutters can cause leaks, which lead to even bigger problems like a compromised foundation and/or roof, insect infestation, mold buildup, and much more. But what, exactly, causes gutters to sag in the first place? There are many…Read More

Pros & Cons of Building a New Home

In recent years, many people have decided to build a new home. If you’re wondering whether a newly built home makes sense for your particular situation, it is in your best interest to review this list of the pros and cons of doing so. This way, you’ll ensure that you make an informed decision before…Read More

LeafFilter and Home Contingencies

Maybe you’re thinking of buying a house within the next year. Or perhaps you’ve found what appears to be your dream home, and you’re working on finalizing the sale. Maybe you just want to understand home buyers’ expectations so that you’re prepared for selling your own home. Whatever the case may be, you’re in the…Read More

How to Recognize Foundation Damage

Foundation damage can lead to countless headaches and thousands of dollars in repairs. Therefore, it’s crucial to understand how to recognize and prevent it. By recognizing this issue early on and understanding how it can be prevented, you can save yourself a great deal of money and inconveniences down the road. Foundation Damage Warning Signs…Read More

Trimming Hedges 101

Unruly hedges can be a huge eyesore. Keeping them nicely groomed will drastically improve your curb appeal. You could hire a landscaper to trim the hedges for you, but it’s actually quite simple to do it yourself. Follow these four steps for perfectly trimmed hedges. 1. Get the right trimming tools You can trim your…Read More

Why is My Neighbor’s Lawn Greener Than Mine?

One day, you may look over at your neighbor’s lawn and realize that their lawn looks greener and far more appealing than yours. Although it may seem like you are both performing the same activities to care for your lawn, there are likely certain things that your neighbor is doing differently. Let’s take a closer…Read More

Why LeafFilter Is an Overlooked Home Upgrade

For many homeowners, gutters are an out of sight, out of mind component of their home. They typically won’t pay any mind to their rain gutters until they notice water overflowing, or see leaves poking over the tops. At this point, it’s a pretty good bet that what they’re seeing is actually clogged rain gutters…Read More

Benefits of Hiring an Interior Designer

If you are considering renovating your home, hiring a professional interior designer is a great idea. By hiring an interior designer, you can ensure that your completed renovations match your vision and give your home the look and feel you desire. Keep reading to learn more about several of the many benefits of hiring an…Read More

LeafFilter Offers Year Round Protection

Homeowners deal with debris clogging their gutters in every season. Whether it’s the colorful fall leaves blocking the downspout or shingle grit building up in the trough, debris is a pain to deal with – and it simply never ends! In every season, you’ll find different types of debris in your gutters, which, unfortunately will…Read More