Gutters

Information on styles of gutters used in construction of low-rise buildings.

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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...

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...

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Project Sandy to assist rebuilding effort

In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, F+W Media has launched Project Sandy, which aims to connect property owners and contractors to manufacturers ready to assist in the rebuilding effort. A portion of the proceeds from Project Sandy will be donated to American Red Cross relief efforts. To learn more please visit www.projectsandy.net.

Have gutter machine, will travel

By Mark Ward Sr. / Begor’s successfully covers three N.Y. counties From a business standpoint, success as a gutter contractor is a question of building enough volume to sustain operations and make a profit. And over the years, Gutter Opportunities has profiled installers who prosper through many different models. Some companies...

Gutter Opportunities Oct-Nov 2012

Gutter Opportunities: Commercial production

Installing larger gutters on larger projects requires bigger thinking / By Mark Ward Sr. / Installing gutters on some commercial buildings — perhaps the occasional restaurant, medical suite, branch bank or convenience store — does not differ greatly from residential jobs. But to perform commercial projects that bring in higher dollar...

New products: The Holey Moley gutter cover

Diamond Back Gutter Covers from Gutter Covers of Indiana Diamond Back Gutter Covers, inventors of the patented “Z” bend profile, has come up with another GREAT idea for the gutter cover industry: “Holey Moley”. Holey Moley is a perforated gutter cover that out-performs all the others. Over 100 hours of research...

E-Z Gutter announces ‘preferred contractor’ program

Contractors can stand out from the crowd by offering the most complete line of gutter guards, plus a package of consumer-oriented sales pieces and samples to build confidence and credibility  E-Z Gutter, a manufacturer of steel and aluminum gutter guards, has developed the E-Z Gutter Preferred Contractor program — a package...