MasterShield press releases are listed below.  We may occasionally include press releases about MasterShield’s inventor, Alex Higginbotham, or one of the independently owned dealers in our network.

MasterShield Press Releases 2013

July 16, 2013

MasterShield® Producer Successfully Enforces its Micromesh Gutter Guard Patent Against Competitor

Paramus, NJ.  July 16, 2013. The US District Court for the Northern District of California issued an Order and Judgment that Shingle Springs, CA-based company Your Last Gutter Guard committed multiple acts of infringement on several MGP Manufacturing LLC patents for a microfiltration or micromesh gutter guard.  MGP produces MasterShield® Gutter Protection….Click to continue

MasterShield Press Releases 2012

November 20, 2012

MasterShield Inventor Higginbotham Receives 9th US Patent for Fine Mesh Gutter Guards

PARAMUS, NJ—(PRBUZZ) MGP Manufacturing LLC, producers of MasterShield Gutter Protection, announced the issuance of a patent today by the US Patent Office to MasterShield that names as the inventor Edward “Alex” Higginbotham. This patent further adds to his growing number of industry-leading fine mesh gutter guards.

This latest patent, U.S. Patent No. 8,312,677, issued on November 20, 2012. It is directed to a gutter guard with a fine filter mesh, and includes a liquefied adhesive (i.e., bead of caulk) bonded to the filter membrane that facilitates water flow into the gutter below…. Click to continue

July 31, 2012

MasterShield Gutter Protection Launches New Website

PARAMUS, NJ  – (PRBUZZ) MasterShield Gutter Protection, the technology leader in microfiltration gutter guards, is pleased to announce the launch of its newly revamped website.

This informative, user-friendly site provides an information platform for MasterShield microfiltration gutter guards, the next generation of gutter protection from the multi-patented inventor… Click to continue

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MasterShield Press Releases 2011

September 13, 2011

MasterShield® Gutter Protection Benefits From New Patent, Strengthens Industry Leadership

RIDGEWOOD, N.J. – Edward “Alex” Higginbotham, inventor of MasterShield® Gutter Protection (, the long-time leader in the gutter guard industry, was granted a patent August 30 that expands upon original claims made in his micro cloth and expanded metal patent bestowed in October 2005.  Click to continue

July 6, 2011

MasterShield Announces New MicroVortex Gutter Protection Technology

RIDGEWOOD, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MasterShield® Gutter Protection (, the long-time leader in the gutter guard industry, announces MicroVortex™ cloth technology, the latest in their line of gutter protection innovations. This recently-patented product update was designed…. Click to continue

MasterShield Press Releases 2010

November 11, 2010

Top Gutter Helmet Producer Moves to MasterShield

RIDGEWOOD, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MasterShield Gutter Protection ( is pleased to announce that Tom Kahn has joined the MasterShield network of dealers. Based in… Click to continue

MasterShield Press Releases 2008

September 2008

Tim Carter Chooses MasterShield in Real World Gutter Guard Test

RIDGEWOOD, N.J. — Nationally syndicated newspaper columnist and writer of the top home improvement Web site,, Tim Carter is pleased to announce his results after taking The Clean Gutter Challenge. With more than a decade’s… Click to continue

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MasterShield Gutter Guard

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