How to Clean Your Gutters

Gutters and downspouts are designed to guide rainwater off your roof and they are drained away from your house. This prevents flooding in the basement and helps protect your windows,Guest Posting doors, walls, and foundation.

Gutters should be checked and maintained regularly because leaves and debris can clog it up, If it gets clogged up, the gutter will overflow causing damage to your wood and metal. Water can even enter your house through the walls if the gutter isn’t installed properly.

Also, watch out for mosquitoes. If there is any standing water in your gutters, it can become a breeding place for them.

When you’re going to clean your gutter, make sure you have the proper cleaning equipments. Create a checklist so that you won’t forget.

Listed below are the materials that you will be needing:
1. A sturdy ladder – Don’t lean the ladder against the gutter and downspout because you might break or bend it.