When was the last time you checked and cleaned
Clogged gutters can cause all sorts of problems, not just to your guttering system. If left alone for an extended period of time, clogged gutters can cause some serious issues in your building and home.
The most obvious and easy to spot a clogged gutter issue is water leakage. Seeking out water overflow will show gutter
Damage to building foundations
Water seeping through your building can take hold and cause cracks to the foundations. Paint can start to peel and crack, and structural beams can become damaged and infested with a wood-rotting disease caused by dampness.
Clogged gutters cause visible damage to your home
Clogged gutters don’t only damage the outside of your house. Water damage can cause damage and mould to appear in windows, around door frames and on ceilings and walls. Paint can start to bubble and mould may appear. Once you identify any changes to your home you must check and get professionally cleaned.
It’s essential to check your gutters and clean them out at least twice a year to avoid any of these building issues happening to your home. Speak to your local gutter cleaning expert and find out how best to maintain your home and gutter system.