A rain gutter is absolutely essential to the health of your home. Gutters provide a controlled flow of water off of your roof to prevent damage from happening over time. It is essential to install gutters at your house as soon as possible.
It’s also just as important to maintain them, because damaged or inefficient gutters will cause problems. Regular maintenance should include cleaning. In this video, you will learn how to install your gutters and how to clean them.
Don’t put off doing this cleaning because it will only cause more work in the future. The point of cleaning your gutters is to keep them clear of debris so that they don’t become clogged and overflow, which would defeat the purpose of having them. After removing the debris with your hands, you can hose down the gutters. The video will also explain how to fix an incorrect slope and why you should install gutter guards.