How To Install Gutter Helmet

Can I install gutter Helmet myself?

One installation misstep, and you could accidentally break or bend your gutters. Worse, you could cause damage leading to voiding the warranty on the gutters and even the whole roof. This is why hiring a professional installer who knows warranty requirements is a much better solution.

Does gutter Helmet go under shingles?

Gutter Helmet products may be installed either over or under shingles, as per factory specifications. Gutter Helmet is professionally installed by our experts using high-quality poly-butyl sealant, which means our product fits seamlessly with your roof and roofing material, so your warranty stays intact and in place.

Does the gutter Helmet really work?

The short answer is yes, gutter guards work. While they can’t guarantee that you’ll never have clogged gutters again, they can significantly reduce the number of times you need to clean your gutters and lower the risk of damage to your home and property due to clogged gutters and sitting water.

What is the downside to gutter guards?

By installing a gutter guard, screen or helmet, you’re adding additional weight to your gutter that your fascia can’t carry. They may not seem hefty, but over a long period, the tension will strain your fascia, and it will show. Your fascia might bend and coil, and in due time rip off from your roof.

What is the average cost of gutter Helmet?

This helmet-style gutter cover is approved by each major roofing manufacturer: ask your installing dealer for more details or contact us below for more information. Costs/Pricing: $30 to $45+ per foot installed depending on home setup and materials.

Are there gutter guards you can install yourself?

Unlike some gutter guards that require professional installation, you can buy a DIY gutter guard at a home improvement store and simply slide it over top of the gutter.

How much does it cost to install gutter helmets?

Metal mesh screens are a popular option for gutter guards. They’re usually made from stainless steel or aluminum and typically cost between $1 and $4 per linear foot to install. Because they’re not as fine as some other gutter guards, they may still allow small amounts of debris to pass through.

Can I buy LeafFilter and install myself?

No, you can’t buy LeafFilter and install it yourself. LeafFilter is a full-service company, and the quote you receive includes the materials and installation cost. Additionally, LeafFilter products must be installed by a certified professional to qualify for the transferable lifetime warranty.