cause water damage to your home. Clogged gutters can cause water to pool around your home’s foundation and seep into the basement, causing flooding or mold.
2. When gutters are clogged with leaves, twigs and more, they get heavy, causing them to become loose and pull away from the
3. A few weeks ago, temperatures dipped into the 20s and 30s in the Willamette Valley. If you have clogged gutters and it freezes, it causes ice dams, which will force water into your home. Ice blocks in your gutters can become heavy and cause the gutter to pull or rip off your home, causing more damage and expenses.
4. I recently learned clogged gutters make a cozy and charming home for mosquitoes, carpenter ants and even mice or rats. Unless you want those charming insects and creatures in your home, it’s a wise idea to clean your gutters. My question for you is: when is the last time you cleaned your gutter? It should be done twice a year. I realize I am biased, but I believe the safest way to get your gutters cleaned is by hiring a licensed professional. At ABC Window Cleaners and Building Maintenance, my staff is trained and has the knowledge to safely clean your gutters and downspouts and look for any damage, leaks or other problems. With the rainy forecast predicted for Oregon this winter, make sure your gutters can handle whatever Mother Nature dishes out. It will cost you less to hire ABC Window Cleaners and Building Maintenance then it would to repair damage from flooding or broken gutters.