The Do’s & Don’ts of Digging an Underground Drain

Underground drains can be a valuable addition to your guttering system. They can prevent water from pooling around your foundation – which leads to foundation damage, soil erosion and basement flooding. Last month’s article discussed what an underground drain is and how it can help with water problems. Ready to stop playing in the puddles and…

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What Happens If I Have a Problem with My Gutter Guard?

A Quality Control Manager Dedicated to Finding Solutions to Your Guttering Problems Advantage Gutter Guard® has a lifetime guarantee that your gutters will never clog again. But we don’t want you to take this promise as mere words. We want to provide you with evidence that any problem you have with your gutter guard will…

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Stone Coated Steel Roofs and The Advantage Gutter Guard®?

Can a Gutter Guard Be Installed on a Stone Coated Steel Roof? Yes. The Advantage Gutter Guard® can be installed on any roof type – this includes stone coated steel, concrete, Spanish tile, and metal roofs. You don’t have to take our word for it! Our gutter protection system has been installed on hundreds of…

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How to Keep Water Out of Your Basement

Tips to Help Prevent a Flooded Basement Although we’re past Spring, rain has pretty much continued to frequent our area. This is great for your yard, but if your basement has the tendency to flood, this is enough to make you shiver. Flooded basements can be costly!   6 Tips to Keep Water Out of…

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Do Gutter Guards Really Work in Kansas City?

Do Gutter Guards Work?   Short Answer: Yes, Gutter Guards do work! However, you have to get the right gutter guard. Longer Answer: You may have heard that gutter guards do not work – in fact, they are more frustrating then simply cleaning your gutters. This can be true. However, certain gutter guards do work…

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Should I Get French Drains?

The Pros & Cons of French Drains/Underground Drains French Drains*, or “Underground Drains” can be very helpful in preventing and eliminating chronic basement flooding issues, water-pooling issues and foundation problems.  How?  First, let’s start with what might be causing these chronic issues. Causes of Chronic Rain Water Problems A typical guttering system empties rain water…

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How is Surface Tension an Advantage with Gutter Protection?

Surface Tension – How Does it Work with Gutter Protection? Interesting Fact: Water defies gravity on a daily basis. ‘How?’ You ask. Surface Tension. What is Surface Tension? Surface tension: “The property of the surface of a liquid that allows it to resist an external force, due to the cohesive nature of its molecules.” – USGS.gov….

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Gutter Cover Kansas City – COVID-19 Update: Keeping Our Customers & Employees Safe

The Gutter Cover Kansas City team has dedicated itself to doing things the right way. For the past 19+ years, this dedication was centered on providing customer service and satisfaction through high-quality products, excellent work quality, and strong business ethics.  However, 2020 brought COVID-19 and a whole new challenge to making sure that things were…

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What to Consider When Planting Trees Near Your Home in Kansas City

It’s tree planting season in Kansas City! Trees give a warm, “Hello, neighbor” vibe to your property. Not only do they bring positive energy to the landscape, they also add shade and save on energy costs.  Whether your trees are for fashion or function, it can be a challenge to determine what is the right…

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How Do You Know Which Gutter Cover is Best for Your Home?

Chuck and Sue Robinson know very well the challenge of finding which gutter cover is best for a home. In fact, they have tried many gutter cover options on their Kansas City home. Let’s join them on their journey for the best gutter cover. Chuck Robinson is a very capable man when it comes to…

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