As the last snow of winter melts away, your gutters will soon be inundated with plenty of overflow. If you’ve had a roofing contractor install gutter covers in the fall, then clogging should not be as big a problem as it should be. However, it’s still important to include your gutters in your spring cleaning list to avoid any potential problems.
Spring cleaning your gutters involves removing any dirt and debris that might cause problems with water flow. Let our roofing experts at American Roofing & Construction, LLC give you a few tips on how to properly care for your gutters this season.
A Job for Professionals
If you’re due for a repair or a replacement anyway, add some gutter maintenance to your roof estimate. The best way to keep your gutters clean is to have a professional come do it for you. They will have all the tools and the safety equipment necessary to do the work properly. Taking this option also frees you of any risk of accidents that usually come when working with heights.
Gutter Protection Systems
Today, there are plenty of gutter guard products available that prevent leaves and other debris from getting inside the troughs. Consult with your roofing contractor about the many choices you have so you can pick one that is 100% right for your home.
Repairs and Replacement
Depending on the material, gutters can last decades before showing any signs of wear and tear. However, if you notice any visible rusted spots, it may be time to consider getting new gutters on your next roof replacement project. This is perhaps the most expensive way to keep your gutters in good shape but the investment will be well worth it.
Keep your gutters clean and safe with the help of our roofing and gutter specialists at American Roofing & Construction, LLC. Give us a call at (910) 964-0114 or fill out our contact form to schedule a cleaning service visit or get a free quote on new gutter installations today.