Category Archives: Guttering & Downpipes

Easily Preventable Gutter Problems

Preventable gutter problems

Who wants to spend money constantly having to replace expensive items that are necessary for the upkeep on their home? No one raised his or her hand, I’m assuming. Well, like most things in life, there are plenty of easily preventable gutter problems, which can be prevented with one simple task: regular cleaning. Just like mum and dad told us when we were young, it’s important to keep the house […]

Give Your Gutter a Little Tender, Love and Care!

Give Your Gutter and Little Tender, Love and Care

There are tons of reasons that we use professionals for at-home repairs: we want it done quickly, we want it done right, and we don’t want to do it ourselves. But, the one task that we do have to complete on our own, whether we like it or not, is knowing when to call the professionals. Strong Life Gutters and Roofing are experts in all things gutters and roofing, however, […]

Why you shouldn’t wait until Spring to have your guttering replaced

Strong Life Gutters and roofing Why you shouldn't wait until Spring to have your guttering replaced

There is still plenty of time for more wild storms and flash flooding in Melbourne and its surrounding areas like the ones we saw in April; and if your guttering and downpipes are already struggling to cope with any adverse weather, it doesn’t make sense to wait for the weather to ease up before getting these sorted out. Here’s why: Gutters: The guttering on your home may not be at […]

Are Wide Bottom Fascia Gutters the right choice for your new gutters?

Strong Life Gutters and roofing Are Wide Bottom Fascia Gutters the right choice for your new gutters

Wide bottom fascia gutters aren’t necessarily right for every home, and there are few things you ought to consider before opting to go with this style of guttering. Your Roof You need to take an objective look at your own roof and think about whether or not it is big enough to handle wide bottomed fascia gutters; this is because they are approximately 30% larger than the average guttering – […]

9 Reasons why Strong Life Gutters are the best!

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Not all gutters are equal; and not all gutter installation experts are either.  Here are our top 10 reasons for choosing Strong Life when it comes to replacing your gutters: Our gutters are sourced from only the industry leaders in manufacturing: ACE Gutters and Colorbond® Steel. ACE gutters provide a huge range of specialised guttering, tailor-made for each unique element of your home: like the Mini-Line (a smaller version of […]

DIY Property Inspections: How to spot a bad buy

Strong Life Gutters and Roofing DIY Property Inspections How to spot a bad buy

Buying a home is a serious financial and emotional investment; so imagine how soul destroying it would be to finally get your foot on the property ladder, only to discover your dream home is more of a nightmare than you thought. Fortunately, there are some practical steps you can take – before handing over your hard-earned cash – to ensure that the home that has stolen your heart; won’t steal […]

The top 5 reasons why a gutter replacement should be on your wish list this Christmas!

The top 5 reasons why a gutter replacement should be on your wish list this Christmas!

It is the time of the year when homeowners are thinking about decorating their homes for Christmas. It is also the time of the year when homeowners should consider replacing their home’s first line of defence against water damage, i.e. gutters. If you own a home with rusty and damaged gutters, it may be time to replace them with new ones. Here are 5 top reasons why a gutter replacement […]

What is a box gutter?

What is a box gutter

Gutters and downpipes are an integral part of the roofing system. If you are building a new home or replacing your existing gutters, you should know your various options for gutter styles to choose from.  Box gutters are one of those options that you may have heard of but do not know much about. We have put together everything you need to know about box gutters. Typically, a box gutter […]

Gutter Cleaning: The Dangers of a Clogged Gutter

The Compelling Impact of Clogged Gutters on Your Health

Some people are too lazy to clean their gutters. They find it a hassle to get the ladder, put it up to the roof and start clearing the guttering. So, what is the big deal? Why is it important to clean your gutters? The answer is quite simple. It is a must if you want to protect your property. Experts recommend cleaning the gutters at least twice a year – […]

How to Select the Best Roof Gutters for Your Home?

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As a homeowner, you probably spend a fair amount of time selecting paint colours, carpet, and furniture for your home. Have you ever thought about which type of rain gutters you will put up outside your home? Here are some suggestions to help you select the right gutters for your home. How Much Rain does your area get? It is important that you know how much rain falls during a […]