Purpose of Gutters

Lets talk gutters for a moment

Did you know that most people will leave gutter cleaning until they absolutely half to, or worse they wait until damage due to improper or lack of maintenance.

The reason for this is most people do not understand the fundamental purpose of your gutter system.

Your gutters are designed to keep water from your foundation. This is done by collecting water running down your roof and directing it down a focused point called a downspout, which drains the water away in a controlled manner. It also keeps water from contacting the side of your house which can lead to leakage into the interior of your home.

Gutter cleaning and Gutter maintenance is usually dreaded by the home owner, its one of the simplest pro active measures to protect whats generally the most expensive investment in your life “your home”.