Gutter cleaning is something that is important and essential, and no matter how much knowledge you have and what tools you possess, you should leave it to professionals.
If the gutters of your home are clogged, the efficiency of the entire system is reduced to a large degree. The results can be adverse, as you find water in rains flowing over the front of the system or even behind the gutter. Sometimes, the damage can be to the extent that water can flow back into your home and even damage your foundation.
Why is gutter cleaning important?
Water that backs up and overflows in the system due to debris obstruction can cause rot or leaks on roofs and pooling around foundations. This can cause the gutters to become heavy and pull loose, resulting in a unsightly mess – or worse yet, cause damage to your landscaping. Taking care of your gutters on a regular basis is a small investment that can save you from a lot of time and money on home repairs down the road.
HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU CLEAN YOUR GUTTERS?
The frequency and timing varies from property to property, but most homes in the Delaware Valley are in need of gutter cleaning twice a year. We recommend having them cleaned once in the spring and again in fall. During our visit, we can also show you the product Leaf Relief, which is more effective than other types of gutter protection at keeping natural debris; such as leaves and twigs, from blocking your gutters.
What does gutter cleaning involve?
Our gutter cleaning service includes removing the debris from inside of the gutter system and ensuring the downspouts are clear above ground. If you have gutter screens installed, we can blow debris from the tops and allow water to flow into them to ensure they function properly. Our professional team will clean up the property afterwards and leave you with total peace of mind.