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The time and risks taken during gutter cleaning make it unappealing for many homeowners. However, if you fail to clean your gutters regularly, you may find yourself facing all kinds of problems. Clogged gutters can result in mold, mildew, and water damage to your yard and home, and gutters that are full of debris could attract pests like cockroaches — not to mention the fact that an unattended gutter system can soon become home to birds' nests or beehives.
You might have some concerns regarding the price of gutter guards in Apple Valley, but there are many gutter guard options that can fit with every budget.
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There are a number of benefits to having gutter guards installed on your Apple Valley home. First, gutter guards decrease the amount of time spent on cleaning your gutters. There is no device that will eliminate the need for cleaning, but gutter guards will allow you to spend less time on this task (or less money hiring a gutter services professional).
In addition, gutter guards will lower the risk of gutters getting blocked and overflowing, which will help prevent water damage and mold growth on your house and lawn. Gutters that are protected are also less prone to premature rust and corrosion, helping you save on repair and replacement costs. Lastly, covered gutters are less likely to become home to birds' nests and beehives, and clean, empty gutters are less likely to attract insect pests such as roaches.
There are six primary types of gutter guards. Brush and foam guards are easy to install by yourself; screen and mesh guards can be installed on your own, but in most cases should be installed by a professional; and surface tension and micro-mesh guards will always require installation by a professional.
Every gutter guard type has its own benefits and drawbacks. The best type for your Apple Valley home will be based on a number of factors. It is a good idea to contact one or more local Apple Valley gutter guard installers to learn about which types of guards are available, and which are best for your house.
Gutter guard installation in California can be within a wide range of prices and is ultimately dependent on several individual factors. First is whether you are going the DIY route, employing a local Apple Valley contractor, or hiring one of the full-service installation companies in California. A full-service company will cost more but can offer more assistance with tasks such as measuring your gutter system and selecting a material. The material you choose and specific details of your house (such as the size of and accessibility of the gutter system) will also affect the final price.
To most accurately estimate how much you will spend on gutter guards for your home, reach out to at least one of the gutter guard service providers from our list above and request a free inspection and estimate. You can also take a look at our table below to explore specific price ranges for the different types of gutter guard materials. Keep in mind that these estimates are not a guarantee of prices in Apple Valley, and they do not account for the cost of labor.
|Gutter guard material||Cost per foot of material||Cost for typical home||Total cost including labor|
|Brush||$4.52 - $12.34||$1130-$3085||$2,350 - $4,305|
|Foam||$1.92 - $3.52||$480-$880||$1,700 - $2,100|
|Screen||$0.38 - $1.38||$95-$345||$1,315 - $1,565|
|Mesh||$0.82 - $2.7||$205 - $687||$1,425 - $1,907|
|Micro-mesh||$1.69 - $2.32||$244 - $580||$1,464 - $1,800|
|Surface tension||$1.08 - $1.55||$270 - $387||$1,490 - $1,607|
You might DIY many home projects on your own — you may have even installed the gutter system on your Apple Valley home on your own — but gutter guard installation is a task that should be handled by the professionals. A reputable Apple Valley gutter services company can help make sure that your measuring is completely accurate and that you purchase exactly the right amount of materials. They are your local experts in installing gutter guards and can install them safely and efficiently, and will save you time and stress. They can help recommend which type of guard you should use based on your property's unique characteristics. For certain styles of gutter guards, such as mesh, screen, surface tension, and micro-mesh, hiring a professional to do the installation is strongly recommended or required.
One specific gutter services company that we highly recommend to assist with installation is LeafFilter. Their patented three-piece 275-micron micromesh screen system benefits from a free estimate, a full-service installation, and a lifetime transferable warranty.
Gutter guards can help you save time and money you would normally spend on gutter cleaning and repairs, prolong your gutter system's lifespan, and make your home look nicer. They are valuable even somewhere like Apple Valley, which gets less rain than many other areas. Guards can help to prevent your gutter from becoming home to pests like insects and birds and they lower the risk of mold or mildew growth. They can also add value to your home if you decide to sell. Overall, gutter guards are a great investment.
If you need to verify the legitimacy of a gutter guard installation company, you can start by looking at online reviews, including on the BBB website. When you talk to a Apple Valley gutter guard installation company, they should be able to provide a written estimate and information about their warranties. The company that you choose should have insurance, in case of an injury on your property, and they should be able to articulate how the work they need to do will or will not affect your roof warranty.
Different gutter guard styles will cost different amounts per linear foot. See our table above to estimate the cost of gutter guards based on the material and the size of your gutter system. You may also need to account for the cost of labor with certain guard types.
In many cases gutter guard installation companies will also clean your gutters, for an additional fee. You can determine if a company provides these services by calling them, or by checking to see if they made our list of best gutter service companies around Apple Valley.
There are many gutter guard companies that provide old gutter guard removal and new gutter guard installation as one convenient service package. It is a smart idea to contact one or more of the companies from our list above to ask if they provide these kinds of services.
No device will completely eliminate the need for gutter cleaning, but gutter guards will reduce how many times a year you'll need to climb a ladder. A gutter system without guards needs a good cleaning between two and six times yearly, although the exact number depends on the tree coverage in your yard. Depending on how much you invest into gutter guards, you could reduce that number to once a year or less.