Gutter Cleaning Service
Many people only really think about clearing out their guttering during fall or winter. This usually happens when they see water poring off their gutter. By this time it my be too late. However, it is an important job that should be carried out at least once or twice a year. It is very easy for your gutters to become clogged up with all sorts of debris and when this happens it can cause damage that is very expensive to rectify. In order to prevent these problems from occurring, it is essential that your gutters are cleaned and washed on a regular basis. Here at Provo Orem window washing most of the time people will get their windows and gutters cleaned at the same time. Some of the most common questions that people have regarding the cleaning of their guttering are answered below.
When Should My Gutters Be Cleaned?
Experts agree that a thorough clean of guttering is needed at least four times a year, once during every season. This will ensure that your guttering remains in good working order throughout the whole of the year. Leaves can be a big problem in fall, and if water cannot flow through the gutter system in winter then it may become frozen. Whatever the season, there are a number of potential problems that can occur if the system is not maintained properly.
What Problems Can Be Caused By Blocked Gutters?
If your gutters are blocked then this can lead to a build up of water which has the potential to damage the gutters and a lot more. If you let this blockage continue the continued weight of the water can pull the gutter down. One of three things can happen. One, the whole gutter will be pulled off your house. Two your gutter will bend and cause the water to flow out onto an undesirable location on your house. Three the blockage will cause the water to flow up onto your roof causing roof rot. Water damage can occur in your roof which may make the entire roof unstable, or if it is directed to the window will and then into your your basement or around your foundation of your home. These can be very difficult and expensive problems to try and correct and will certainly cause a lot of disruption to your daily routine. Another issue that can arise from having a blocked gutter is that this debris can be attractive to rats and other types of vermin. Once they are in your guttering, it will not be that difficult for them to find their way into the house itself. All in all like you have heard many times. A little preventative gutter cleaning by Provo Window washers will help you sleep like a polar bear this winter. Call us today for a free quote.
Why Should I Use A Professional Company?
There are several advantages to using a professional gutter cleaning company. It is important that the cleaning is carried out to a high standard to prevent all the problems that have been discussed above, and a professional company will be able to meet these standards. They will have access to tools and equipment that can help get the job finished quickly and safely while still producing work of good quality. Many people wary of using ladders themselves and this is something that can be avoided with a professional company. It is also a very cost and time effective option, especially when you think of the cost of any potential damage that could be caused by a blocked gutter.
How Will My Gutters Be Cleaned?
The first step in cleaning any guttering is to remove all the debris that may have built up inside. This includes both the gutters that is directly under your roof and the drain pipe that it flows into. The larger pieces of debris will usually be removed by hand, with hand held blowers used to remove the smaller particles. When this has taken place the guttering will be washed and this step has two purposes. Firstly, it can help prevent the build up of any more debris. As the cleaning products are washed away it also provides an opportunity to check that the water is flowing though the drainage system as it should be.
We are based in the city of Orem and Provo in Utah and have many years of experience in the gutter washing and cleaning industry. Give us a call today and talk to us about the requirements that you have for cleaning your gutterd. We will be happy to provide you with a free quote that comes with no obligation. We are proud of the level of service that we offer and all of our work is guaranteed. References are available and we have lots of testimonials from satisfied customers that we would be happy to show you. It can be easy to forget about your gutters because it is not something that you notice everyday, but with our gutter cleaning service you never need to worry about the problems that your gutters may cause as we will keep them in good working order.