Gutters Help Keep Your Home Healthy
When was the last time you thought about your gutters? Probably not in a while! Or if you have, how often have you put off cleaning them? Gutters aren’t the most exciting feature of your house, but they are one of the most essential components of keeping your home healthy.
Degraded or broken guttering can lead to a damaged home and can cause flooding or birds making themselves at home in the gutter’s debris.
Still need some incentive to get up the ladder? Here are the benefits of protecting your gutters:
Here’s how to clean your gutters:
Remember safety should be your number one priority. Consider having someone hold the ladder to keep it sturdy and make sure you have your bucket, gloves and tools ready to go. Also, a good way to keep your gutters front of mind to clean is to tie it in with an important date like day light savings or the beginning of each season. The regularity can be more frequent depending on your location. If you are in amongst trees for example, frequent cleaning is essential.
Or do it the simple way, call Aussie Gutter Protection
Cleaning gutters is time consuming, can be dangerous and requires specific equipment and skills. If you’re not keen to clean your gutters at least a few times a year, then take the proactive step and contact Aussie Gutter Protection to install gutter guards. Gutter guards sit over your drains, eliminating the time-consuming effort of clearing out moss, mould, nests and other debris. The barrier in place drastically reduces the cleaning frequency required.
Other than protecting your gutters, there are other lots of benefits to installing gutter guards: