How To Know When You Need Your Gutters Cleaned

Gutters don’t demand a lot of attention. They do their job, quietly, month after month, year after year. They don’t complain. However, this doesn’t mean they should be ignored. When gutters get clogged, dirty, disconnected or broken, it can lead to all kinds of other issues. […]

2020-09-14T08:29:32-05:00Categories: Blog|

8 Helpful Gutter Terms You Need To Know

Gutters systems have their own sets of connecting parts which make them complete and functional. Whether you’re interested in new gutters or just need a couple of parts replaced, it’s important to understand common gutter terminology you may come across so you can feel confident in your gutter choice. […]

2020-08-24T07:38:04-05:00Categories: Blog, Gutters|

Couto Construction named to Inc. 5000, Roofing Contractor lists

It’s been a great couple weeks at Couto Construction. The family-owned home improvement experts were named to Inc. 5000’s list of fastest-growing private companies and to Roofing Contractor’s list of Top 100 roofers. Both national awards were announced within 20 days of each other. And to think that just five years ago, Couto Construction hired its first salesman so that co-owners Derek and Jason Couto could turn their focus to managing and growing the business they took over from their father Gil. The brothers never thought they would reach their current level of success so quickly. “We’re both very determined, [...]

2020-08-20T07:58:01-05:00Categories: Blog|

Which Gutter Material Is The Best For Your Home

Gutters and downspouts play an important role in directing rainwater off your roof and keeping it away from the foundation to prevent flooding or water damage to your home. Knowing what material to get your replacement gutters made from is a tough choice. Here are some of the best options available: […]

2020-07-10T09:17:11-05:00Categories: Blog, Gutters, Residential|

How The Treated Lumber Shortage Is Affecting The Area

It seems everyone wants a deck these days but building them is becoming a real challenge for Couto Construction and other home improvement contractors. Pressure-treated lumber is at a premium, selling out almost immediately. Couto Construction is doing its best to service customers, but the shortage of decking materials is finally affecting production. It’s unclear when the shortage will end. “If we get any pressure-treated lumber in, it’s gone within 24 hours,” Fairhaven Lumber’s John Kalife told The Standard-Times. When Boston construction shut down in March due to COVID-19, those who supply construction slowed production so as to not get [...]

2020-07-27T08:09:44-05:00Categories: Blog, Decks and Patios|

Behind The Scenes Of Your Gutter Installation Or Repair

A well-functioning gutter system prevents drainage issues that would otherwise cause devastating effects to your home. Neglecting gutter repair for a long time may damage the entire foundation of your home, causing severe structural risks.  […]

2020-06-10T10:28:59-05:00Categories: Blog|

Behind The Scenes Of A Complete Roof Replacement

From spring to summer and fall to winter, your roof provides a solid defense against heat, rain, snow, hail, and wind. Even with constant exposure to extreme elements, it remains vigilant to protect your home and maintain its integrity. […]

2020-05-15T11:58:55-05:00Categories: Blog, Roof Replacement|

The Benefits Of Working With Couto Construction

When you need roofing work done on your home, such as an installation or repairs, Couto Construction offers superior service. Hiring our experienced and highly qualified team means you can count on enjoying certain advantages. These are just some of the benefits of having our team handle your roofing needs. […]

2020-05-13T16:00:14-05:00Categories: Blog|