Downspout of the Week – Rain Chains

Now, if you aren’t familiar with rain chains you might be a little confused. You might even want to give me a “V8 smack” on the forehead and remind me…

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Downspout of the Week – I think it’s dead

This week’s downspout isn’t a very happy one. The poor guy was living at a storage unit and sadly, he didn’t make it. He might not have been installed properly or maybe…

Euro Style Copper Half Round Gutters

Our most recently completed job was on East Main Street in Madison where we installed 6” copper half round gutters with “Euro Style” elbows and 4” downspouts. This Euro style…

Historic Preservation – Van Hise Ave Madison, WI

Historic preservation is a way to protect and restore buildings, objects, landscapes or other artifacts of historical significance. It first became a concern in the United States in the late…

Copper Bay Window Roofs – Architectural Sheet Metal

Guttersmiths recently replaced two copper bay window roofs in West Madison. These two copper roofs were hail damaged and insurance paid for the cost of replacement. If you have any…

Copper Fascia Wrap – Architectural Sheet Metal

Copper Fascia wrap really set off the exterior of this home. This copper fascia was installed with a concealed fastener system. This fascia was fabricated to allow for the elimination…

Happy 2011 Gutter Season!

Happy 2011 Gutter Season!

Winter is usually our off season, but we managed to stay very busy this year after we experienced an unfortunate house fire on New Year’s Eve. Everyone (people and pets…

West Madison Half Round

West Madison Half Round

This installation on Van Buren Street on the near west side of Madison consisted of new gutters all the way around the home. The homeowner chose a 6″ half round…

Copper Half-Round

Copper Half-Round

We recently had the opportunity to replace two runs of 6” copper half-round gutters on a home right outside of Madison in Waunakee. This was my first opportunity to watch…

Check Out the New Style of Rain Barrel Offered by Sustain Dane

Check Out the New Style of Rain Barrel Offered by Sustain Dane

We installed this rain barrel for Jenni  and Chris at their home on Garfield Street on the near west side of Madison. They went with the whiskey barrel style that…