Gutters are a vital part of your roofing system, protecting it from water damage and other outdoor elements. Without them, water runoff may seep through the roof into your interiors, or fall directly onto the ground, weakening your home’s foundation. Before you embark on gutter installation, carefully consider the materials you want to use, as this can impact aesthetic appeal, durability, and pricing, among other factors.
So far this winter season, the northeastern region of the United States has seen a fair amount of snow (compared to last year). With snow and cold temperatures comes a silent threat disguised as a symbol of winter beauty: icicles hanging from rooftops.