Most frequent questions and answers
LeafGuard’s unique one-piece hood design utilizes the principle of Molecular Attraction which causes rainwater to cling to the gutter hood and fall into the gutter trough. The narrow opening between the hood and bottom keeps debris out.
The LeafGuard Brand one-piece gutter system attaches to your fascia board, not under your shingles, thus never voiding your roof warranty. Also its protective baffle eliminates the possibility of debris entering the gutter from behind – a common problem with multi-piece gutters and leaf- shedding covers.
The LeafGuard Brand gutter system uses .032 aluminum, which is approximately 20% thicker than conventional gutters. It is also attached to the fascia board approximately every 2 feet with internal hanging brackets, unlike conventional gutters that are attached with spikes that can come loose.
Englert LeafGuard is a seamless, one-piece aluminum gutter. It will never rust or deteriorate like some galvanized steel gutters.
It’s impossible to give an estimate without seeing your house. Every house is different and requires measuring. LeafGuard Gutters are extremely affordable and are a valuable investment in the safety of your home. Contact us for a FREE, no obligation estimate at (901) 385-9511.
The Englert LeafGuard gutter system is guaranteed not to clog with leaves, pine needles, or other organic debris as long as you own your home or your installing contractor will clean or repair it for free.
The Englert LeafGuard seamless gutter system works well no matter what the pitch of your roof. In fact, the steeper the roof, the better the performance.
The Englert LeafGuard gutter system works great with pine needles, leaves and other organic debris.
In a simulated laboratory test, LeafGuard Brand gutters were able to handle 32 inches of rain per hour – over three times the heavest rainfall ever recorded by the U.S. Weather Bureau. It will catch rainwater; but will NEVER clog.
LeafGuard’s attractive design enhances the look of your home, and comes in a wide variety of colors that compliment your home.
LeafGuard will neither prevent nor cause the ice dams that can create icicles. However, LeafGuard’s patented one piece hooded system does eliminate the possibility of ice accumulation that can occur inside regular gutters, causing gutter hangers to loosen and gutters to break away from the house. No gutter protection system will effectively eliminate ice dams or prevent icicles from forming.