Best Gutter Guards in Madison, OH

No one likes cleaning their gutters — but now, when you contact one of the top gutter guard installers around Madison, you can cut back on the time you spend cleaning yours.

by House Method Local Advisors - Updated August 10, 2022

No one looks forward to gutter cleaning, a task which can take a lot of time and occasionally be dangerous. However, if you fail to clean your gutters regularly, you may find yourself facing all sorts of problems. Obstructed gutters can cause mold, mildew, and water damage to your home and yard. On top of that, gutters full of debris can attract pests such as cockroaches — not to mention the fact that an unattended gutter can become host to birds' nests or beehives.

You may have some concerns regarding handling this sort of home project by yourself. You might be anxious regarding installing the guards the correct way, and about them lasting long enough to be worth the cost. This is where one of Madison's gutter professionals comes in.

Find the right rain gutter services company to install the guards on your house by using our carefully assembled list of the top companies in and around Madison.

Our top gutter guard companies

These are our top gutter guard companies in Madison based on reputation, services, and product quality


Best Overall
  • Professional installation
  • Number one gutter guard company
  • Quick installation
★★★★★
4.85

Best Design
  • It has a lifetime transferable warranty
  • Can be used with metal roofs
  • Micro-mesh material for superior filtration
★★★★★
4.75

Best Customer Service
  • Has impressive BBB ratings
  • Strengthens the gutters on the home
★★★★★
3.85

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Our top picks for local gutter guard installers in Madison


The Gutter Boys

★★★★★
5
LOCAL ADDRESS: 645 Raab St
Pickerington, OH 43147-2087
PHONE: (614) 641-4030
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Diligent in educating customers
Gutter protection
Award-winning
Free assessment
Respects your time
Price transparency
Good customer service
Services
Gutter Covers
Gutter Guards
Guard Installation
General Gutter Services
Gutter Repairs
Gutter Installation
Copper Gutters
Gutter Cleaning
Gutter Replacement
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Bulldogg Gutters

★★★★★
4.0
LOCAL ADDRESS: 5056 Cook Rd
Ashville, OH 43103-1105
PHONE: (614) 701-1415
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Company highlights
Price transparency
Diligent in educating customers
Good customer service
Services
Gutter Covers
Gutter Guards
General Gutter Services
Aluminum Gutters
Gutter Repairs
Gutter Installation
Gutter Cleaning
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S&F Seamless Gutters

★★★★★
5
LOCAL ADDRESS: 2007 CREEKBEND DR
Lancaster, OH 43130
PHONE: (740) 222-0401
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Price transparency
Diligent in educating customers
Good customer service
Gutter protection
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Gutter Covers
Residential Gutter Services
Gutter Guards
General Gutter Services
Gutter Repairs
Gutter Installation
Gutter Cleaning
Gutter Replacement
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LeafFilter Gutter Protection

★★★★★
4.8
LOCAL ADDRESS: 690 Lakeview Plaza Blvd Ste HK
Worthington, OH 43085-4732
PHONE: (800) 749-4566
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Diligent in educating customers
Good customer service
Award-winning
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Gutter Covers
Gutter Guards
General Gutter Services
Gutter Installation
Gutter Cleaning
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Best Overall
  • Professional installation
  • Number one gutter guard company
  • Quick installation
★★★★★
4.85

Best Design
  • It has a lifetime transferable warranty
  • Can be used with metal roofs
  • Micro-mesh material for superior filtration
★★★★★
4.75

Best Customer Service
  • Has impressive BBB ratings
  • Strengthens the gutters on the home
★★★★★
3.85

How to choose the best gutter guards in Madison


The benefits of gutter guards

There are a number of benefits to having gutter guards installed on your house in Madison. First and foremost, gutter guards reduce how much time is spent on cleaning your gutters. No device will eliminate the need to clean your gutters, but with gutter guards you will spend less time on this task (or less money on a gutter services company).

Additional benefits of gutter guards include keeping pests away — including bees and birds that make nests in gutters, in addition to roaches and other insects that eat gutter debris — and reducing the chance of water damage to your home and property. Unobstructed, smooth-flowing gutters are also at less risk for premature rust or corrosion, which will save you money on repair and replacement.

Different types of gutter guards

Overall, gutter guards can be split into six types, and organized based on how easy it is to install them yourself. Brush and foam guards are the easiest to do yourself, while screen and mesh guards are in the middle and ought to be installed by professionals. Surface tension and micro-mesh guards require professional installation.

Each gutter guard type has its pros and cons, and the right type for your house in Madison will be determined by several factors. It is a good idea to speak with one of Madison's local gutter guard installers to find out about the types of guards they carry and which kind is best for your home.

How expensive are gutter guards?

Gutter guard cost

The amount you spend on gutter guard installation in Madison will be influenced by several factors. The first variable is the variety of gutter guards you are choosing — different materials cost different amounts per linear foot. Next is whether you are installing the guards on your own, hiring a local Madison contractor, or hiring one of the full-service installers that operates in Ohio. A full-service company can give you more guidance in terms of choosing a gutter guard type and measuring your house's gutter system. Finally, there are the specific aspects of your property, like the size of your house and how easy it is to access the gutter system.

Getting in touch with one or more of the companies on our list of top gutter service professionals and inquiring about a free inspection and estimate is the simplest way to get a rough idea of how much your gutter guard installation might cost. You can also use our table below to find specific price ranges for different styles of gutter guard materials. Be mindful of the fact that these estimates are not a guarantee of prices in Madison, and they do not take into account labor costs.

Cost by material

Gutter guard material Cost per foot of material Cost for typical home Total cost including labor
Brush $4.52 - $12.34 $1130-$3085 $2,269 - $4,224
Foam $1.92 - $3.52 $480-$880 $1,619 - $2,019
Screen $0.38 - $1.38 $95-$345 $1,234 - $1,484
Mesh $0.82 - $2.7 $205 - $687 $1,344 - $1,826
Micro-mesh $1.69 - $2.32 $244 - $580 $1,383 - $1,719
Surface tension $1.08 - $1.55 $270 - $387 $1,409 - $1,526

Should you install your Madison gutter guards alone or hire a company?

There might be some home projects that you are comfortable handling on your own, but it is always best to enlist professional guidance when you are installing gutter guards on your house in Madison. If you know you want to choose a specific gutter guard style — including screen, mesh, micro-mesh, or surface tension guards — professional installation may be required or strongly recommended. If you are feeling indecisive, a local gutter service company from Madison can help with choosing the best gutter guard type for your house. Your local experts can help measure your gutters, helping you save by protecting you from over-purchasing materials. They can also install the guards efficiently and safely, saving you time and stress.

One particular gutter services company that we highly recommend to assist with installation is LeafFilter. Their patented three-piece 275-micron micromesh screen system comes with a free estimate, a full-service installation, and a lifetime transferable warranty.

Frequently asked questions for gutter services


Is it worth investing money in gutter guards for my home?

Gutter guards can save you money and time you would normally spend on gutter cleaning and repairs, help your gutters last longer, and improve your home's appearance. They can help stop your gutters from turning into a home for pests like insects and birds and reduce the risk of mold or mildew growth. They can also add value to your home when it comes time to sell it. Overall, gutter guards are a great home investment.

How can I know I am choosing the best gutter guard company in Madison?

If you need to verify the trustworthiness of a gutter guard installation professional, a good place to begin is by looking at online reviews, including on the BBB website. When it comes time to speak to a Madison gutter guard installation company directly, they should be able to provide, following their inspection, a written estimate and a copy of their warranties. A trustworthy company should have insurance, in case there is an injury on your property, and they should be able to explain how their processes will or will not affect the warranty on your roof.

What gutter guard style is the least expensive? Which is the most expensive?

Different gutter guard styles have different costs per linear foot. Scroll up to view our table above to estimate the cost of gutter guards based on the size of your gutter system and the material you select. You may also have to account for the cost of labor if you purchase certain types of guard.

Are there gutter service companies around Madison that will clean gutter guards in addition to installing them?

Often gutter guard installation companies will also clean your gutters, for an added cost. You can find out if a particular company offers this service by calling them, or by checking if they are on our list of the top gutter service companies around Madison.

What type of gutter guard is right for my Madison home?

There are a handful of factors that will influence which type of gutter guard is best for your house. You will need to take into consideration the average weather in your area of Ohio, the type and amount of trees surrounding your home, whether it matters to you if the guards are visible from the ground, and last but not least your budget. A local gutter services technician will assist you in choosing the right gutter guards for your gutter system.

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