• Gutter Cleaning

  • Neglected Gutters Can Cause Serious Damage to Your Home 

    Having gutters around your roofs parameter, is an important piece to your homes well being. By controlling the flow of rainwater, they help protect not only your roof, but your walls and foundation. Professionals say that when you neglect your gutter system, the result is it getting clogged with leaves and other debris. This will eventually create problems, such as a leaky roof or some sort of water damage to the inside outside of your home.

    Clogged Gutters Can Attract Pests

    Also, clogged gutters can also attract pests, such as rodents and attract mold. Bees are even know to nest in clogged gutters. Experts say that a neglected gutter can cost you hundreds or perhaps thousands of dollars. The frequency of cleaning your gutters can vary and will depend largely on the number of trees in your yard. However, they should be checked before the spring and fall at a minimum.

    Don't Forget to Check Your Downspouts For Leaves and Other Debris

    The downspouts should also cleaned, because if they get clogged they will cause the gutters to overflow, causing damage to your home. Although gutter cleaning is a job you can do yourself, bear in mind that it can be dangerous. Over 250,000 people in the U.S. where hospitalized due to ladder falls in the year 2010. Remember, that here at Manicured Lawns and Garden, we know what we are looking for and can stop the problem before it gets worse. Gutter prevention will always be less expensive than gutter repairs.

    For questions or pricing information on gutter cleaning, call us at (850) 501-1083 or use our online quote form