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 Paint a Tub

If you’re looking to paint your tub, find out how to properly do so in this handy article. There are a number of reasons you may want to paint your tub. By painting your tub, you can save yourself money by not having to buy a new one. You can also change the look and…Read More

Should You Install Gutters Yourself?

If you are in need of new gutters, you are probably wondering whether you should install them yourself. While DIY gutter installation may save you money initially, it can lead to mistakes that can leave you with a great deal of headaches and expenses down the road. Here are several of the many mistakes you…Read More

Remodeling Projects for Labor Day Weekend

Most of you have a long weekend coming your way! Labor Day reminds us that fall is rapidly approaching. If you don’t have any Labor Day trips planned, why not get the family together for some simple remodeling projects? As we find the summer drawing to an end, and before it gets too cold, Labor…Read More

How to Inspect your Gutters

Believe it or not, your gutters are a vital part of your home. They safely divert water away from your home, so you can avoid serious and costly damages like foundation issues, structural problems, landscape erosion and more. With gutters (or with clogged gutters!), water can pool around the foundation of your home, seeping into…Read More

Things to Know About Finishing a Basement

Finishing your basement can provide you as a homeowner with a variety of benefits. Some of these benefits include increased home value as well as the opportunity to add an extra bedroom, bathroom, recreation space, or storage space to your home. If you are interested in finishing your basement, you should keep the following information…Read More

What You Should Know About Cleaning Outside of Gutters

Have you looked up at your gutters lately? If not, it’s time. Left unattended, gutters not only clog on the inside, but they become unsightly on the outside as well. And, if you do have clogged gutters, the entire system is only going to become even dirtier. Due to the overflow mixed with the organic…Read More

What to Know About Home Inspections

If you’re looking to buy or sell a home in the near future, home inspections are likely on your mind. They’re crucial in making sure the transaction is fair for both parties, and can help inform the negotiation process. That’s why it’s imperative to know what to look for during a home inspection, and how…Read More

7 Benefits of Aluminum Fascia

If your gutters are sagging, or you notice signs of water damage around your home exterior, it might be time to consider fascia replacement. There are several different types of fascia, which can make deciding on the best type for your home confusing. It’s important to consider your individual needs when shopping for fascia. Here…Read More

Improve Your Bathroom on a Budget

Are you interested in improving your bathroom but afraid of hurting your bank account? If so, you’re in luck because there are plenty of affordable ways you can renovate or redesign your bathroom and transform it into a relaxing, beautiful space that can significantly increase the resale value of your home. Here are some great…Read More

How to Maintain Your Downspouts

Maintaining your rain gutters and downspouts isn’t just important to the health of your gutter system — it’s important to the entire health of your home. On average, homeowners in the US will receive 30 inches of rain per year. When rain isn’t effectively diverted away from your home, it can cause foundation damage, structural…Read More