Gutters are an essential part of your home or business. If water is not directed away from your property, significant damage can result, causing thousands of dollars of repair bills.
Gutter Cleaning Prevents Major Damage
Water is a common source of household damage. If it is not properly managed, it will cause long-term, lasting effects on your home or business. Below is a list of possible damage that can be caused by clogged gutters:
- Foundation Issues: Most builders would argue that the foundation is the most important part of any building. If your gutters are damaged or clogged, it can lead to concerning foundation issues that can cost you thousands of dollars, simply because a simple the gutters were clogged.
- Roof Leaks: Due to the buildup of water near the fascia board and roof edge, if gutters are not properly maintained, your roof can begin to leak. Gutter cleaning extends the life of your roof and helps prevent unnecessary roof leaking.
- Damaged Walls & Floors: Any water that is able to sit near your home’s walls can cause serious leaks into your home. Often, this water damage is not noticeable unless the interior of your walls are inspected. Floors can become damaged leading to serious concerns about your homes structural integrity.
- Haven for Pests: When water is able to sit stagnet in clogged gutters, over time, an organic ecosystem develops and attracts all different kinds of pests that expose your home and family. Nobody likes spiders, bugs, and more making your home their home!