Archive for the ‘Pine and Fir Needles’ Category

The Top 3 Spring Gutter Cleaning Tools for under $20

March 31st, 2016

It’s spring! Old Man Winter tried to hang in there with a tight grip on the cold weather, but there’s simply no stopping the colorful new growth pushing up from the earth. These longer days of sunshine are a sure sign that spring is just around the corner. Have you thought about gutter cleaning tools yet?
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Beach House Gutter Guards

May 4th, 2015

Beach houses are a great escape during the warm seasons of the year.  A place to go with your family and get away from daily life and enjoy everything that the shore has to offer.  But the property needs to be maintained when not in use.  Beach house gutter guards by MasterShield are a cost-efficient and maintenance-free way to prevent water damage on your beach properties. Read the rest of this entry »

MasterShield Events March 14

March 13th, 2015

As they say, “The Early Bird Catches The Worm”.

Why not get out early this first full weekend of spring 2105 and and visit a local home show? It seems winter is finally coming to an end.  Homeowners are ready to put their spring remodeling and maintenance plans into action! Be sure to stop by one of our MasterShield dealers at the many trade shows going on around the country.

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Gutter Cleaning Tools – Innocent Mistakes That Can Impact You

November 27th, 2012

Before you go ahead and stick even a gloved hand in a cold, wet muck-filled gutter, you might consider purchasing some gutter cleaning tools to help handle the job. We’re more of the multi-taskers with our tools and have discussed the basic tools you’ll need to clean a gutter in a prior post. But if gadgets are your thing, we’ve tried to take some of the guess work out of your decision with the commentary you’ll find about products on some online stores.
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Fir Tree Leaf Guards – 10 Quick Tips to Know Before You Buy

October 1st, 2012

Fir trees growing near or over your home are very common in places like the Pacific Northwest, the Sierras, the Rockies and other forested areas. You may not live in any of these places, but you may still deal with the same issue–who knew that Douglas Fir that looked so nice as part of your landscaping would grow so big and become a gutter clogger? If you live near these trees, you have few options other than to clean your gutters from the volumes of debris that’s shed, including fir needles, bark dust, pine cones and seeds. About every 6-8 weeks you’re stuck cleaning your gutters to avoid clogs that can lead to costly water damage. If you are considering fir tree leaf guards, do all products keep debris out and do a good job solving the problems you’re trying to address? Not often enough.  Here are 10 tips to help you weed out the trouble makers.
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Mind the Gap – Cool Video on Why Gutter Screens Should Overlap

May 18th, 2012

At first glance, MasterShield looks like it installs in the same way most other gutter screens do, with one piece butted up against another.

But among it’s many firsts, MasterShield actually has a unique interlocking panel system at its seams. This allows MasterShield to fit together perfectly, avoiding the gaps you might find in other products.
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MasterShield manufactures gutter guards and gutter heaters for your exterior home improvement needs.
Our innovative microfiltration technology saves homeowners time, effort and money from cleaning out, repairing and replacing unprotected gutters.
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Paterson, NJ 07514