Happy Holidays!

We here at Vancouver Island Gutter would like to wish you and yours the very best over the holiday season. We hope you find time with family and friends to reconnect and cherish what matters most.

We are open for most of December and available to come and do a free estimate for a gutter or soffit install on your home, all you have to do is give our office a call. However, you will need to know that we will be closed Dec. 24, 25, and 26 as well as Dec. 20, and Jan. 1 and 2 to celebrate Christmas and the New Year with our families.

We are quickly filling up our January 2019 calendar, so if you are thinking about having a new gutter system installed or replacing your soffit, the best thing to do is call us for a free estimate and book now. We are always here to answer any questions you may have and to walk you through the process every step of the way.

Remember, we offer a wide variety of colours for all of our products, quality aluminum and vinyl soffit solutions, and can help you determine whether or not you need to replace your fascia or how to direct that tricky downspout that has no rain leader. We want to make your gutter or soffit installation as pleasant and stress free as possible.

In the meantime, thanks for choosing Vancouver Island Gutter this year, and we hope you continue to do so in 2019.

Merry Christmas!

From the Vancouver Island Gutter team.

Ch-Ch-Ch Changes!

It’s been a busy year for the team here at Vancouver Island Gutter, and that’s all thanks to you, our customers. This is our second summer in operation, and we are delighted that Southern Vancouver Island residents continue to choose us as their go-to gutter and soffit installation company.

But changes are on the horizon. We are pleased to announce that Vancouver Island Gutter will soon be moving its home office. For you, the customer, there’s no need to worry. Our relocation will not have any impact on our current or prospective customers. We will continue to serve communities from Nanaimo to Victoria, we will just do so from beautiful Mill Bay instead of the fabulous Lake Cowichan.

We will continue to offer our free estimates, quality service, timely installation, and stay focussed on what matters most: you, the customer.

If you have any questions, or would like to book a free estimate, please give Tamu, our office manager, a call.

Thanks again for supporting our local, family run business by choosing Vancouver Island Gutter for all your gutter and soffit needs!

Why Choose Seamless Gutters?

IMG_1750When deciding what kind of gutters to put on your home, you are faced with two choices. You can either go for outdated and unreliable sectional gutters or modern seamless gutters.

The difference between the two is that sectional gutters are made of smaller, roughly 10’ sections, joined together. Seamless gutters are made of a single piece of aluminum and are manufactured on site to the exact measurements of your soffits. The only joins you see with seamless gutters are in those areas that wrap around the corners.

There are several advantages of choosing seamless gutters have over sectional gutters.

Benefits of Seamless Gutters

Less maintenance: Gutters with joints are prone to debris accumulation. Leaves, twigs, and other such detritus accumulates in the gutters and can clog them. This accumulation can cause other problems as well. Quite often, pests and birds might choose to take up residence, and weeds can work their way into walls and adjoining structures. Seamless gutters are more firmly fixed, making it so that there are no chances of clogging and debris accumulation. This way, seamless gutters require much less cleaning and maintenance compared to the sectional gutters.

No leaks: Seamless gutters are joined and fastened together only at the corners and downspouts. This streamlined construction minimizes leaks and requires much less maintenance. Due to the absence of joins and seals that can erode or gather debris, seamless gutters offer far better protection to the property.

Wide variety: Seamless gutters are available in a wide variety of materials and colours to suit your requirements and preferences. From aluminum to copper and steel there are various materials in which seamless gutters are available (be advised that at this time Vancouver Island Gutter only supplies aluminum gutters). Because they are available in a variety of colours, you are able to choose the colour that best suits your home. Seamless gutters also come with baked on enamel finish, which never requires painting.

Made to measure: Seamless gutters are made to the exact measurement of you roof/fascia. This design ensures that your gutters serve you through years and offer best possible protection to the structure.

Better rate of return: Though you may initially have to spend more on a seamless gutter system, their low maintenance and repair costs mean they pay for themselves over a relatively short period of time and add value to your home.

Aesthetics: Seamless gutters look much better than sectional gutters, with all their joints and fasteners. Thus, seamless gutters protect the aesthetic appeal of your property.

Installing sectional gutters versus paying a gutter professional for seamless gutters:

Many people choose to install sectional gutters because they are looking for a solution that is both affordable and allows them to do the project on their own. Though choosing seamless gutters means you have to hire a professional to install them, there are many benefits. Seamless gutters last for years, they require less maintenance, and they are strong enough to handle the worst that winter has to throw your way. Plus, Vancouver Island Gutter provides a 40 Year Prorated Limited Warranty through Kaycan Ltd. for our customers and their seamless gutter systems.

So, if your gutters have been troubling you with leaks, clogging, freezing, and other problems, then you might want to consider replacing them with seamless gutters. Get in touch with Vancouver Island Gutter at 250-538-7714 and book your FREE estimate.