Gutter cleaning may be a tedious task but safety is not something you should take for granted. A single slip can land you a spot in the emergency room. Below are some tips for you to avoid gutter cleaning risks:
April 25, 2015
April 16, 2015
There are several types of gutter guards, and one of the most extensively-developed is the mesh type system. This uses a filtering mechanism to keep debris out, and is a better version than the large-holed gutter types. For the most part, this updated system only lets water through, more effectively filtering out environmental debris, and thus clogging the channels less.
April 14, 2015
Rain gutters are useful enough on their own, and gutter guards add even more functionality. These guards are special materials that are fitted into the existing gutters with the primary purpose of keeping leaves and other debris from entering, and possibly blocking, the gutter and downpipes. Aside from keeping debris off, gutter guards also discourage birds and rodents from building their homes in the gutters.
April 7, 2015
Clogged gutters are just that—clogged. Right? They’re not exactly a big deal, you can just let them slide since the water will wash off the clogs in time. Not so fast. The moment you start ignoring your gutters is the moment you put your home in danger. Here are a few ways your failing gutters can put your home (and your family) at risk.