Best Time of Year to Clean Your Gutters

Best Time of Year to Clean Your Gutters  You likely don’t give much thought to your gutters on a daily basis, but now is the time of year that you should. Thanks to all the falling leaves, twigs and acorns from the fall, your gutters are becoming clogged by the day. When this happens, water flow is restricted and can cause backups. Your gutters get heavy and can actually start pulling away from the home. Ice dams can develop now that the weather is cold enough for freezing temps. Gutters aren’t there just to provide an aesthetically-pleasing accent for your home; they provide a critical service that keeps your roofs, siding and structural foundations in check. A clear gutter system will divert rain fall [...]