Category: Cleaning Dirty Gutters

What Happens if You Don’t Clean Your Dirty Gutters?

It’s time to start cleaning your gutters regularly, if you’re not doing it already. This is not a fun job by any stretch of the imagination, but it’s something that simply can’t be put off too long for fear of the consequences, small and large. And yes, there are a lot of things that can…
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clogged gutters

What is the Easiest Way to Prevent Clogged Gutters?

What Gets Trapped in the Gutters? First off, it’s important to note that a lot of different things get trapped in your gutters. Clogs are not usually made up of one exclusive material, and will generally contain a mishmash of random things. A majority of materials you’ll find in the gutter will be organic materials,…
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Gutter Cleaning

How to Do Gutter Cleaning Right on Tall Houses?

Risks of Gutter Cleaning on Tall Houses Most gutter cleaning involves climbing up on a ladder and cleaning out the gutters by hand. When you have a very tall house, you will need a large extension ladder. Using extension ladders can be quite dangerous, and the risk of falling increases a lot at these higher…
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How to Prevent Snow Damage to Your Gutters

During the winter, ice and snow can cause a lot of trouble around your house, yard, and car. One thing it does pretty consistently is damage gutters. If it isn’t the ice dams making water overflow, it’s the heavy snow that weighs down gutters and eventually breaks them apart. What can you do to help…
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Keeping Gutters in Good Condition

Why It’s So Important to Keep Your Rain Gutters in Great Condition

Regular gutter cleaning is essential if you want to keep your rain gutters and downspouts in great condition so that they can do their job.  That’s right, those rain gutters on your home aren’t just there for show, they are there to protect your home from the damage that uncontrolled rainwater will cause.  It’s not…
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Gutter Problems

Gutter Problems You Should Never Ignore

If you live in a region where there is moderate to heavy rainfall then you probably have gutters on your house.  You have gutters on your house, not for their decorative effects, although some can be quite beautiful, rather they are there instead for a more practical purpose.  They are there to control rainwater as…
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