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Keeping your gutters flowing freely

Get ready, darling. The annual cascade of fall leaves is coming and that means clogged gutters. Keeping your gutter system free-flowing is essential to protecting your home’s foundation and maintaining a dry basement, but cleaning them is dirty, dangerous work, which you don’t want to do yourself. The best solution to prevent your...

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How The Gutter Boys sells gutters...without actually "selling"

When Ken Wilson, co-founder of The Gutter Boys, hires a new salesperson, he tells them, “It’s a great product. Don’t get in the way of it.” That’s because the company’s Valor Gutter Guards is the number one-ranked gutter cover system in America—and that makes it easy to sell. In fact, the firm doesn’t even have...

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The Gutter Boys' mission is to end gutter cleaning in Northeast Ohio

If you missed my sermon in Mimi’s March issue regarding homeowners who risk their long-term health (and their lives) by climbing a ladder to clean their gutters, don’t worry. I won’t repeat it here. Suffice it to say that cleaning gutters is a fool’s errand. You need to cover them. Today’s high-tech gutter covers allow for plenty of...

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The industry’s highest-rated gutter cover and how you can get it

Keeping your gutter system free-flowing is essential to protecting your home’s foundation and maintaining a dry basement. And this spring, many homeowners were forced to clean their gutters two or three times because so many seedlings didn’t drop until June. All a seed needs to germinate is water and a tiny bit of debris, and the next thing...

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Get your mind out of the gutter

If you’re thinking about cleaning your own gutters this spring, I have three words for you: Don’t do it. Sadly, two friends of mine had their lives tragically altered when they each fell from an extension ladder while cleaning their gutters. One ultimately died from his injuries, suffering from chronic pain, depression and addiction to...

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