Need to add gutter guards to your home? Read on to explore our list of the best gutter guard installers in and around Concord.by House Method Local Advisors -
Cleaning gutters is a time-consuming — and sometimes dangerous — task, and likely does not make anyone's list of favorite chores. However, leaving your gutters unattended can result in a host of problems. Undisturbed gutters are an appealing home for bees and birds, and gutters full of debris can become food for roaches. Gutters full of stagnant water can lead to growth of mildew and mold, and clogged gutters might overflow, resulting in water damage to your home and lawn.
Concord is in the top 66.3% percentile in the country when it comes to average daily precipitation, making protecting your gutters — and, consequently, your home and yard — even more important.
Select the right rain gutter services company to install the guards on your house by exploring our carefully compiled list of the best companies in and around Concord.
These are our top gutter guard companies in Concord based on reputation, services, and product quality
There are many benefits to having gutter guards installed on your Concord home. First and foremost, gutter guards cut down on how much time is spent on cleaning your gutters. There is nothing that will eliminate the need for cleaning, but gutter guards will permit you to spend less time on this task, or less money hiring a gutter services company.
Some other benefits of having gutter guards include less gutter overflow, which puts you at less of a risk for mold growth and water damage on your house and lawn. Gutters that don't fill with standing water are less prone to premature rust or corrosion, which can in the long run save you money on repair and replacement. Gutters that are covered also avoid becoming home to beehives and birds' nests, and avoid the buildup of debris that attracts insect pests like roaches.
There are typically six types of gutter guards: brush, foam, mesh, screen, micro-mesh, and surface tension. The first four can be installed yourself (although screen and mesh tend to be more difficult and should generally be professionally installed), while surface tension and micro-mesh gutter guards always need to be installed by a professional.
Every type of guard has its own benefits and drawbacks, and the best type for your house in Concord will be determined by multiple factors. It is a good idea to reach out to one or more local Concord gutter guard installation companies to learn about which types of guards they install, and which are best for your home.
Gutter guard installation in North Carolina can be within a wide range of prices and is ultimately dependent on several details. The first one is whether you are doing the installation yourself, employing a local Concord contractor, or going with one of North Carolina's full-service gutter guard installation companies. A full-service company will cost more but will provide more assistance with tasks such as measuring your gutter system and choosing a material. The choice of material and aspects of your home (such as the size of and accessibility of your gutter system) will also help determine the final price.
To best 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 the list above and inquire about getting a free inspection and estimate. You can also take a look at our table below to explore specific price ranges for various kinds of gutter guard materials. Be mindful of the fact that these estimates are not a guarantee of prices in Concord, and do not take into account labor costs.
|Gutter guard material||Cost per foot of material||Cost for typical home||Total cost including labor|
|Brush||$4.52 - $12.34||$1130-$3085||$2,312 - $4,267|
|Foam||$1.92 - $3.52||$480-$880||$1,662 - $2,062|
|Screen||$0.38 - $1.38||$95-$345||$1,277 - $1,527|
|Mesh||$0.82 - $2.7||$205 - $687||$1,387 - $1,869|
|Micro-mesh||$1.69 - $2.32||$244 - $580||$1,426 - $1,762|
|Surface tension||$1.08 - $1.55||$270 - $387||$1,452 - $1,569|
While there can be many home projects that you feel comfortable handling on your own, it is always best to enlist professional guidance when it comes to installing gutter guards on your house in Concord. When you decide to go with a professional Concord gutter services professional, they can help when you are in the process of deciding which type of gutter guards are best for your property, and can aid with measuring and determining how many linear feet will be required. This will ensure that you get the correct materials without over- or under-purchasing. A gutter services professional will also save you time and hassle with their knowledge of how to install gutter guards safely and quickly. Should you opt for certain kinds of gutter guards, such as screen, mesh, surface tension, or micro-mesh, then installation by a professional is required or highly recommended.
We recommend selecting a company like LeafFilter, whose patented three-piece 275-micron micromesh screen system comes with a free estimate and full installation. Their system is also backed by a lifetime transferable warranty.
Generally, gutter guards are an excellent investment for any household. They can help prolong the life of your gutter system, cut down on how much you spend on cleaning and repairs, and improve the appearance of your house. They lower the chances of mold and mildew growth and stop your gutters from becoming a home for pests like insects and birds. In addition, when it is time to move somewhere new, gutter guards can add extra value to your property as you are trying to sell it.
Internet reviews, including those on the BBB website, are an excellent place to begin when you're trying to find more about the reputation of a Concord gutter guard installation professional. A reliable gutter services professional should be able to describe how their methods do or do not affect your roof warranty, and after they have completed an inspection they should provide you with an estimate in writing. They should also supply you with information about their warranty policy in writing and provide evidence of insurance, in case of the unlikely event that there is an injury while on your property.
Different gutter guard types will cost different amounts per linear foot. Scroll up to view our table above to estimate the cost of gutter guards based on the material and the size of your gutter system. You might also need to account for labor costs with certain guard styles.
For a gutter overhaul, your smartest course of action is to contact multiple local companies to inquire about their services and get an estimated cost. It is recommended that you contact a couple of the companies from our above list to make sure that they provide the services you need and to compare costs. You can also research one of the companies on our guide to the best gutter service providers in Concord to discover what other services they may offer.
Certain gutter guard companies can provide gutter guard removal and installation together. It is a good idea to speak with one or more of the companies on our list above to determine if they provide such services.