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Eavestroughs and rain water management blog

How to apply asphalt driveway sealers

With winter approaching, autumn is the best season to apply sealer on your asphalt driveway. Maintaining your driveway is a piece of cake when you know how to do it. Sunlight, drops of oil and gasoline, water, snow and salt are all factors to which driveways are exposed throughout the year. Applying an asphalt sealer will increase your driveway’s durability. Not to mention that this procedure can be carried out simply and quickly. You can even do it yourself, without the assistance of a professional, and in a single weekend at that.

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Mr. Gutters, there’s a maple forest sitting on the roof!

Shoots of maple

Do you remember Mr. Gutters? Here’s yet another adventure of his!

A year after purchasing a home in a 50-year-old neighborhood, my sister quickly realized that she would not be able to leave her gutters unattended for too long. What she thought was a climbing plant that had seeped through the downspout turned out be shoots of maple (yes, her knowledge of horticulture is questionable). That’s when Mr. Gutters came to the rescue to investigate.

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The T-Rex® gutter: innovative technologies for a winning formula

When shopping for gutters for a new property, several options are available to consumers. Each manufacturer sells a different product. Which is the most effective, the most practical and the most reliable?

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The T-Rex® gutter: the only acceptable standard

T-Rex Continous Hanger

Nowadays, the Internet abounds with maintenance offers and products related to water, snow, ice and debris. In order to protect your home from water infiltration, a gutter protection system is a must. The T-Rex gutter is the best option on the market. Why choose the T-Rex continuous hangerTM system? Many convincing reasons and arguments can prove this point.

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Gutters That Fight Hunger

It is often possible to breathe new life into old gutters. This time, Alu-Rex proposes a smart solution for gourmets. The ideal project for small spaces. Do as we do and add flavor to your summer dishes.

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Should you invest in the installation of a gutter system?

Purchasing a new home often comes with several responsibilities and a ton of projects. Whether you wish to improve the looks of your home or ensure its proper functioning, it seems that a gutter system is a must when it comes to draining rain water. Continue →


At Alu-Rex, products are tested for reliability and performance

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Alu-Rex is committed to providing reliable and efficient products that are sturdy and effective when it comes to draining rainwater, cleaning debris or demonstrating their sustainable features. How can you be sure? Continue →


The continuous hanger: a short-, mid- and long-term investment

With the harsh and long winters of the North American climate, not to mention rainy autumns and wide temperature variations, several residents are bound to experience some sort of problems with their gutters one day or another. Continue →


Rain gutter killer: hailstorm

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Broken windshields undoubtedly constitute the most visible kind of damage as a result of a hailstorm, which is still nothing when looking at these 2-inch (50 mm) hailstones that can destroy entire crops. Continue →


The New T-Rex® M-5221 Continuous Hanger™: Extreme Rigidity, Same Great Design

Following requests by installers demanding greater amounts of protection against heavy ice and snowfall, Alu-Rex’s research and development team has created a Continuous Hanger combining maximum sturdiness and ease of use.

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