1. Ask Your Gutter Contractor These Questions

    If you have been following along with us for a while, then you have likely seen a number of posts describing how important gutters are to the integrity of your home. We’ve also discussed the importance of having your gutter system regularly maintained and cleaned by a team of professional roof and gutter contractors. Both of those things matter a great deal when considering the value and effecti…Read More

  2. Animals in Your Gutters

    It is far too easy for homeowners to adopt an out-of-sight, out-of-mind mentality when it comes to their home’s gutters. More often than not, that frame of mind leads to some pretty nasty damage down the road. The accumulation of debris like twigs, sticks, leaves, dirt, and garbage can cause irreparable damage to your gutter system, which will cause damage to your home in turn. When all is said …Read More

  3. Prepare Your Washington Home for Winter

    Pumpkin spice aficionados across the country are celebrating as the fall season heralds the beginning of the pumpkin season. And while we all enjoy a tasty latte and the fall foliage, at Sno-King Contractors, LLC we know that winter is just around the corner. Winter in Bellevue means cooler temperatures and precipitation. Is your home ready for the weather change? Preemptive Steps There are a few …Read More

  4. When to Upgrade Your Gutter System

    Gutters are meant to protect your home from water damage. When they are working properly, they direct water off your roof and away from your siding. The downspout helps to funnel all of this water out and away from the foundation of your home and either into the street, your yard, or a storm drain. Not many people pay attention to their gutters. That is, until something goes wrong. While gutters t…Read More

  5. The Advantages of Seamless Gutters

    Here at Sno-King, LLC, we know gutters. It is part of our specialty. A common question we are asked concerns the benefits of seamless gutters over traditional segmented gutters. What is the difference? Is one better than the other? We understand how important a good gutter system is to your home, so let’s take a closer look at some of the advantages of seamless gutters. Advantages of Seamless Gu…Read More

  6. When You Should Clean Your Gutters

    Many people are surprised to learn that their gutters can easily become clogged, even in extended periods of fair weather. It only takes a handful of leaves, pine needles, or other types of debris to render your gutter system nearly useless. With blocked up gutters, rainwater has nowhere else to go but over the sides, spilling onto the ground along the exterior of your home. This can cause potenti…Read More

  7. Why Are The Windows Wet?

    The kids have been begging to go to the pool, after all it is the middle of the July heat. You pack a cooler with turkey sandwiches, sodas, fresh cut watermelon, and some liquorice. The kids slip into their suits, grab their goggles, and tuck their beach towels under an arm. It's time to head out. You load into the minivan and escape to the pool. The kids are lathered in sunscreen and ready to jum…Read More

  8. Rain, Rain Go Away

    You wake up and turn to check the clock. It’s six a.m., and it’s Saturday. You reluctantly pull the covers over your head, yearning for just a few more hours of shut eye. You snuggle back into your big, white down comforter. You close your eyes and are transformed back into your wonderful world of dreams. You find yourself spinning in a meadow of sunflowers in a beautiful white dress that you …Read More

  9. Red, White, and Blue

    Your mom loves the Fourth of July. It is her favorite holiday and she goes all out for it every single year. This year is no different: let the American festivities begin! The Uncle Sam statue is out front and the fridge is stocked with burgers and dogs, and red, white, and blue jello shots. The backyard is equipped with a keg, corn hole, and flags galore. Mom has recruited you to hang the America…Read More

  10. Lightning and Lemonade

    Your daughter Madeline has been begging you to set up a lemonade stand. Even at the young age of five years old, she is a bold entrepreneur.  She wants to save up to buy her turtle Ronald a friend. Ronald is a turtle that she discovered in the creek behind your house and insisted on keeping. She gets her hardheaded ways from her father. You reluctantly agree to host the lemonade stand with her. Y…Read More