Depending on where you live and the environmental
conditions around your home, you’ll need to clean your gutters at least once a
year. However, most people underestimate
the importance of making sure the gutters are always clean. If you’re having
any doubts about the importance of the seemingly small yearly task of gutter
cleaning, here are a few reasons it is so important:
Insects and animals can be drawn to
the clogged up water in your gutters, whether it’s birds or mosquitoes, you
definitely don’t want to be hosting them in your gutter.
cracks in foundations
If your gutters are clogged water will
overflow and pool along the foundation of your home which can create cracks
that can result in much bigger complications.
If water starts spilling over because of clogged
gutters your roof can start to rot and if a strong storm were to hit, it might
even collapse altogether. If you’re planning to safely undertake gutter
cleaning on your own, check out our gutter vacuum. This handy device can be
used from the ground to safely and effectively clean your roof and makes a
tough job so much easier to do yourself!