At Cowtown roofing, we have served the Arlington area and all its roofing needs for the past 20 years. If you need gutter repair, replacement or protection, we are the contractors who can help you with excellence and efficiency. Gutters can be high-maintenance and frustrating.
In Arlington, Texas you may also experience gutter damage from high winds, especially during tornado season. With damage and debris obstructing your gutter flow you are bound to have overflow issues. If you are experiencing overflow from your gutter, don’t let it continue to build up water next to your home. Leaving excess water around your home can cause costly water damage.
If your gutter has been damaged, we can help with gutter repair, installation, and protection.
Good gutter repair is key to avoid future flooding and keep the aesthetic of your house. At Cowtown Roofing we know how to differentiate when you need repair or replacement. We also know the proper hardware that is needed to fix your gutter for good. We will always do our best to provide you with a long lasting repair.
Sometimes repairs are not enough. We know when it is time to replace or repair your gutter. If you have an excess of holes or rust, it may be time. At Cowtown Roofing, we have the experience to install your gutter perfectly the first time.
After gutter repair or replacement, we want to make sure your gutter lasts. We can help you choose the right gutter guard for you and install it.
What Is The Lifespan Of A Gutter
Your average gutter will be made of aluminum. They have a life expectancy of 20 years. Because downspouts experience less wear than aluminum gutters, and aluminum downspout may last up to 30 years. This is all an estimate as weather damage will affect how long your gutter will last. Seamless aluminum gutters have fewer leaks and need less maintenance than sectional gutters.
Some homes, often older, have copper gutters. Not only do these gutters provide an antique style to your home, but they can also last 50 years or more. Copper downspouts may last up to 100 years.
We can help you with both copper and aluminum gutter issues.
Signs You Need To Replace Your Gutter
An easy way to know if you need a replacement is to inspect your gutter for any outside signs of damage. If you can see holes, rust or cracks in your gutter, you should call us so that we can help you with either gutter repair or gutter replacement. Gutter replacement will only be necessary if there is a large number of cracks and holes.
The pieces of metal that hold the gutter to your roof and keep it even are called fasteners. If your fasteners are broken or missing, don’t hesitate to call us so that we can repair them and keep from more damage occurring. If fasteners continue to break, it may be the gutter itself and it’s time for a replacement.
Look for any nails for screws on the ground. If you find any, it may very well be from your gutter and you are in need of maintenance. If your gutter is pulling away from your house and sagging downwards, it is time to call the roofing contractors in the Arlington area with over 20 years of experience.
Flooding in your yard or first level of your house is a more serious sign of needing to replace your gutter. Try to catch the smaller signs of gutter repair need before it reaches this point.
We are happy to help with any gutter repair needs. Please fill out the form below and we will get back to you shortly!