As far back as 2011 – Dynamic Gutters reported that water will be the “oil of the 21st century”. See our info-graphic reposted here below. Yes, we live in Vancouver BC, where it appears water and rain is anything but “sparse”, but the fact of the matter is climates are changing, and experts are predicting much lower rainfall this season with the la niña effect. That means: [Read more…]
In the 1990’s there was a cartoon called “Gargoyles” about nocturnal creatures that would turn to stone in the daytime, but at night they would come out and fight crime. It was awesome. Now, protecting a city from the decay of organized crime isn’t something that real world gargoyles are actually any good at, but it might surprise you to know that a gargoyles true purpose was indeed to protect the building where it was installed. [Read more…]
Fall. The Autumn Season. It can be quite beautiful. The rich golden colors of October seem to paint the landscape with a Bob Ross flair, while pumpkin spice is invading every feasible product on store shelves. Comfy sweaters are being pulled out again, and everyone’s trying to remember what day we’re supposed to move the clocks back (It’s November 1 just so you know). [Read more…]
One of the best parts about working with gutters, is the overall simplicity. Point at any part of a gutter, and the purpose of it will generally be to “Control the flow of water from the roof to the surface of the ground”. That doesn’t change much, and because it’s a simple concept, it can be very easy for us to explain a job to our customers.
Okay, okay, gutters are not that shocking, but it got you to take a look at this article right? At Dynamic Gutters we pretty much eat, drink and sleep “gutters”, which naturally makes us interested in the history of our industry and how the cutting edge technologies we use every day came about. In our research we found some “riveting things” (sorry – that was a gutter joke) about gutters and their evolution to the modern product.