Gutter Machines

Gutter machines, roll-formers, and maintenance advice for the professional gutter installer.

Mazzella Cos. Acquires New Tech Machinery

Mazzella Cos. has acquired New Tech Machinery (NTM) of Denver, Colorado. New Tech Machinery is one of the leading manufacturers of portable rollforming equipment in the world. To date, NTM has sold machines in over 40 countries. NTM manufactures the finest portable rollforming equipment for the metal construction industry. “The reputation of their people...

Gutter Opportunities Fall 2014

Keeping Your Gutters Clean

With so many options to choose from, determine what products are best for your project. Clogged gutters causes excess water and can ruin a home’s structure. Backed up gutters can cause major damage including cracked foundations, ice dams, mold, water damage and flooding. All can result in a hefty price tag to fix the...

New features and highlights at 2014 METALCON

METALCON is only weeks away and excitement is building about the many new ideas and opportunities it offers. The event is in Denver for the first time, its new education format combines classroom and exhibit hall sessions, interactive roofing competitions keep the action going in the exhibit hall, and the line-up of exhibitors and...

Unique Gutter Manufacturer

By Sharon Glorioso Hard work, motivation and superior products are what keep this company profitable. Back in 1991, after getting laid off by a large commercial construction company, Dave Garrety went to work for a friend who ran his own gutter business. “I was out of work and one of my friends told me...

KWM Gutterman to be featured on FOX Business Network

KWM Gutterman, a provider and manufacturer of custom portable roll-forming equipment, will be presented in an upcoming production of Manufacturing Marvel, airing on The Fox Business Network at approximately 8:30-8:44 p.m. CST on Tuesday, August 27. Produced by award winning producers Bob and Jerry May and narrated by nationally acclaimed voice talent John Criswell,...

Putting siding aside

Opportunity to purchase gutter machine leads to new business  /  By Mark Ward Sr.  /  That day in 1996 started like any other. Through his 20 years in the siding business, Bryan Thompson had often arranged for contractors to drop off the gutters he needed to finish a job. But on this particular day,...

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Gutter Opportunities: Pure Motivation!

Opportunities, missions keep family business going strong  / By Mark Ward Sr. No business can survive without a profit. But neither can a business survive without a reason, something that goes beyond money, to keep the owner motivated. Over the years this column has profiled gutter installers who stay in business because they enjoy...

Obituary: Karl Minor Sr., founder of KWM Gutterman

Karl W. Minor Sr. (1939-2012) Founder of KWM Gutterman, Inc., age 73, passed away peacefully with his family at his side on December 7, 2012 at Covenant Hospice in Pensacola, Fla. Born March 25, 1939 in Otwell, Ind., to the late Eva (Pulaski) and Alva Minor, he married Lois. M. Youngren on January 22,...