Have High Winds Damaged Your Home? Here’s What You Need to Know about Inspecting It.

Have High Winds Damaged Your Home? Here’s What You Need to Know about Inspecting It.

Posted by Manny DeMelo

If we had to pick a word to describe the weather in Southern Ontario yesterday, the one top of mind for most of us would be windy. In communities from Oakville to Niagara and everywhere in between,...

4 Tips to Prepare Your Home for This Year’s Wild Winter Weather

4 Tips to Prepare Your Home for This Year’s Wild Winter Weather

Posted by Manny DeMelo

It’s that time of year again: digging out the winter coats, putting on the snow tires, and resisting the urge to stay indoors until spring. Compared to last winter, the Farmers’ Almanac’s...

4 Signs Your Vinyl Siding Might Be Taking on Water

4 Signs Your Vinyl Siding Might Be Taking on Water

Posted by Manny DeMelo

It's been a wet few months for homeowners throughout Southern Ontario. All that rain means it’s important to keep an eye on your vinyl siding, making sure there aren’t any weak spots where water...

Protect Your Eavestroughs All Winter Long with Alu-Rex [Video]

Protect Your Eavestroughs All Winter Long with Alu-Rex [Video]

Posted by Manny DeMelo

Snow and ice can put a strain on your eavestroughs, causing them to become backed up and weighed down if they’re not regularly cleared. Alu-Rex’s gutter protection systems provide continuous...

3 Ways Ice Buildups Can Damage Your Eavestroughs

3 Ways Ice Buildups Can Damage Your Eavestroughs

Posted by Manny DeMelo

Winter has arrived in Southern Ontario, bringing with it the snow, ice, and cold we’re all familiar with. This wintery weather can put your home’s exterior elements – including its eavestroughs...

Winter Is Coming: 5 Tips to Prepare Your Home

Winter Is Coming: 5 Tips to Prepare Your Home

Posted by Manny DeMelo

With winter just around the corner, it’s time to take out your mittens, toques, and boots. But don’t forget about preparing your biggest investment for the change in seasons: your home.The...

4 Reasons You Should Install Eavestrough Protection this Fall

4 Reasons You Should Install Eavestrough Protection this Fall

Posted by Manny DeMelo

With fall upon us, many homeowners have started tackling the usual chores like inspecting their home’s exterior, clearing eavestroughs, covering landscaping, and readying winter equipment.If...

3 Must-Read Tips for Cleaning Your Eavestroughs This Fall

3 Must-Read Tips for Cleaning Your Eavestroughs This Fall

Posted by Manny DeMelo

After a long and hot summer, fall is here. That means cozy sweaters, delicious hot drinks, and pumpkins everywhere. But for homeowners, that also means it’s time for fall chores – including...

Understanding the Components of Your Eavestrough

Understanding the Components of Your Eavestrough

Posted by Manny DeMelo

Whether you’re considering new eavestroughs for your home or simply wondering about the ones you have, it’s important to understand how the components work together to keep your home protected...

Are Your Eavestroughs to Blame for Your Leaky Basement?

Are Your Eavestroughs to Blame for Your Leaky Basement?

Posted by Manny DeMelo

In Canada, almost 40% of all home insurance claims are made because of water damage – especially to basements. Is your basement a frequent flooder? One of the most common causes is blocked and...