Improperly installed gutters and downspouts may cause wood rot, mold, midlew and water entry into your foundation, crawl space or basement.  A roof drainage system is necessary to divert the flow of water away from your home and foundation to the proper areas to prevent water damage.  Moisture issues, wood rot, leaks in your home and many other water related issues all begin at the roof when water is pouring over the edges without proper channeling.  The failure to properly catch the water running off your home and direct it away from the building will result in costly home improvements that could have otherwise been avoided.

Faulty rain gutter and downspout installations are the leading contributor to the premature deterioration of your home.  The long term integrity of the structure of your home is dependent upon the integrity of its rain gutter system.

– No more leakage or disconnected downspouts!
– No more mildew stains or rusting from leakage!
– No more embarrassing outgrowth due to elbow seams!

A poorly designed or improperly installed gutter downspout may trap debris, particularly at the entry or exit points, blocking the natural flow of water and causing water to dam in the gutter – and trap more debris. The result is the clogging of the gutter that is often blamed on leaves and twigs.

Allow the insides of the gutters to dry out, and brush leakingseams clean. Apply silicone or special gutter caulking compound along the seams on the inside and outside to seal the leaks, as shown above. Patch small holes with roofing cement. Use a putty knife to spread the cement generously around the hole.

Watch for these signs that you need new gutters to know when the time for gutter replacement is getting near.
  1. Cracks and Splits. …
  2. Peeling Paint. …
  3. Orange Areas or Rust. …
  4. Water and Mildew around the Foundation. …
  5. Water Damage around or beneath the Gutters. …
  6. Sagging Gutters. …
Here are Clean Pro Gutter Cleaning’s Top 5 home problems that can be caused by clogged gutters:
  • Roof Damage. …
  • Wood Fascia Damage. …
  • Damage to Walls, Windows, Doors and Patios. …
  • Damage to Foundations and Landscaping. …
  • Slip and Fall.

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