What Are the Signs I Need Gutter Cleaning or Repair?
Water is one of the most destructive forces in nature. Every year it causes billions of dollars in damages to homeowners nationwide. Gutters are one of the most essential features of your home when it comes to managing rainwater. So, your gutters must be in good working order. Sometimes issues with your gutters are not always evident to an untrained eye. However, below are several signs homeowners can identify without having to climb a ladder to tell if their gutters are beginning to fail, including:
- Pools of Water Around Your Foundation
- Water Is Spilling Over the Edge
- Plant Growth in Your Gutters
- Sagging or Uneven Gutters
- Mildew Growth On Siding
- Basement Flooding
Comprehensive Gutter Repairs
Gutters are critical for helping to keep your home dry. However, climbing a ladder to repair your home’s gutters is time-consuming and challenging work. We offer comprehensive gutter cleaning services for homeowners throughout the area. With our combined decades of industry experience and access to the right tools and equipment, we can quickly and correctly repair most gutter issues. We follow a comprehensive gutter repair process, which includes a thorough assessment and project recommendation. All our work is backed by our Neighborly Done Right Promise. If you’re not satisfied with the quality of our work, we’ll come back to make it right. Learn more about the common types of gutter repair services we offer:
- Plug Small Holes In Your Gutters
- Patching Larger Holes With Flashing & Roof Cement
- Caulking Gutter Joints to Prevent Leakage
- Gutter Joint Replacement
Why Is Cleaning Your Gutters Important?
Most companies recommend cleaning your gutters at least once a year to provide proper water flow away from your home. However, additional cleaning may be necessary if your home is situated under many trees. Don’t risk injury by climbing a ladder or walking on your roof. Instead, schedule routine gutter cleaning by our local professionals. Regular and proper gutter cleaning offers numerous benefits to your home, including the following:
- Prevents Pest Infestation
- Extends Roof’s Lifespan
- Prevents Water Damage
- Improves Curb Appeal
DIY Gutter Cleaning Tips
It is always safer to trust a professional to provide gutter cleaning services for you. However, if you choose to clean or repair your home’s gutters on your own, using the proper equipment is necessary to help speed up the process and ensure the cleaning and repair are done correctly. Throughout our years of providing services to local homeowners, we’ve compiled some helpful tips for those interested in cleaning their own gutters:
- Never Use Gutters to Support Your Weight or Hang Anything From Them
- Test the Flow and Direction of the Water With a Garden Hose
- Make Sure You Have All Your Tools, Including a Sturdy Ladder
Trust Our Professionals for Gutter Cleaning and Repair
Home and business owners throughout Northern Kentucky and West Cincinnati trust Mr. Handyman of Northern Kentucky and West Cincinnati for their gutter cleaning and repair services. As a locally-owned and -operated business, you can always feel confident you’ll receive the best services from knowledgeable and trained professionals. We provide excellent communication throughout the entire process, so you’ll be aware of our project timeline and any challenges we uncover while completing your project. For a safe and worry-free gutter cleaning and repair experience, trust the professionals at Mr. Handyman of Northern Kentucky and West Cincinnati. Request your service quote today.
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