The gutter is the part of the building’s roofing structure that is responsible for collecting rain water and disposing of this water so that it doesn’t lead to damage of the building. Without gutters buildings’ life span would be much shorter as the rain falling on them would have nowhere to go so would end up drenching them. So we’ve put together the main benefits of having your gutters cleared:
Gutter clearing is important as it ensures gutters can perform their function, when the gutters are heavy and full of leaves and debris they become heavy which may cause them to pull away from the building, this can lead to soffit rot. Once gutters accumulate leaks your building is more prone to termite infestations.
Lowly maintained gutters could be prone to leaks and overflows. As water overflows, it leaks behind the gutter and may end up in your building or in the foundations of your building, by maintaining your gutters this can be easily prevented.
Gutter maintenance saves money in the long term by preventing costly repairs, those carrying out the clearing service will be able to spot any potential problems so you are aware of them before they end up becoming an expensive repair job.
By hiring the professionals it saves you taking any health and safety risks when climbing the ladder and doing the work yourself.
Finally, having your gutters cleared gives you peace of mind that you are maintaining and looking after a vital part of your building’s drainage system.
Here at Total Drainage Services we are hassle free and only a phone call away. We are the experts when it comes to clearing your gutters and blocked drains in Bristol and the surrounding areas. Get your gutter in tip top shape ready for the winter downpours of rain, by calling us today on: 0800 015 8899. Alternatively for more information about our services contact us here and someone will get back to you.