Three Factors That Help Southwest Gutter Stand Out

For homeowners in Southwest Colorado who want to diminish the impact of moisture on the exteriors of their homes, summer rains are only one small part of the problem. The bigger worry is the issues that can be caused by the freeze/thaw cycle during the …

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Do Heated Gutters Prevent Ice Dams?

It’s not a rhetorical question but it might as well be. For those of you who don’t know what ice dams are or how they form, here’s a quick rundown: When there’s snow on your roof, it melts because the hot air inside your home …

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Gutters in Cold Climates – What You Need to Know

Your gutters are a crucial component of your home’s protection system—not only against rainwater but also against snow and ice melt. However, in areas like Southwest Colorado where snow is common and winter temperatures are routinely in the single digits, it’s not enough to have …

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Are Gutters Really Necessary?

If you’re like most homeowners in Southwest Colorado, you probably don’t spend too much time thinking about your gutters. And if you do, you might find yourself wondering whether or not you even need gutters on your home in the first place. After all, they …

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Heated Gutters, Yes or No?!?!

Here in Durango and the surrounding areas of Bayfield, Purgatory, Pagosa Springs, Ouray, and Telluride, almost every gutter should be heated during the winter to extend the life of your roof, gutter system or fascia while mitigating ice dams which can infiltrate your home’s interior …

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Worried about Ice Damming this Winter?

Do you have areas where ice forms and threatens major interior damage from ice dams?  Let Southwest Gutter help with installation of a self regulating heat cable that includes a 10 year manufacturers warranty!  During September, benefit from our 22% off FALL special!!!  Be sure …

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