How to Keep your Home Dry During the Rainy Season

Summer days are officially here and temperatures are definitely reflecting its arrival! While chilly weather and flurries are a thing of the past, we are expected to receive quite a

How to Properly Spring Clean your Home

Springtime is finally upon us! Trees and flowers are blooming, birds are chirping and the weather is finally above freezing with the exception of a handful of overnight lows. Nothing

What Exactly is Foundation Damage?

At K-Guard Chicago, we’re passionate about preventing foundation damage. After all, it’s kind of our job. While we specialize in installing leaf free gutter systems, the whole point of our

Downspouts 101

Downspouts, elbows, end caps – these are all basic parts of a gutter. Each of these parts plays an important role in draining rainwater and ice melt away from your

How to Deal with and Prevent Ice Dams

Winter – whether you love it or aren’t a fan and are anticipating spring’s arrival, it’s here until the March equinox takes place on March 19. This means we have

4 Benefits of Installing K-Guard

Gutters are a crucial component to keeping your home’s structure safe from storm water that can cause damage to your roof and foundation. Gutter systems create a place for storm