Gutters play an essential part of keeping your roofing system ready to take on any weather condition. When this system fails, you are bound to face a range of problems later on.
That is why you should replace your gutters when you see signs of deterioration. Experts recommend gutter repairs or replacement during the fall for these reasons:
Leaves Are Everywhere
During autumn, leaves fall all around your house, and most of them get stuck on your roof. Replacement now means eliminating the chances of getting your gutters clogged with dried leaves and twigs.
A gutter filled with unwanted debris is the usual culprit when roof leaks start to form. Save your home from pesky roof leaks by being proactive about gutter maintenance and repair during this season.
Fewer Chances of Storms
A storm with heavy wind power is a roof’s worst enemy. Wind can blow off shingles, rip gutter seams and more. During the fall, you can install and repair your gutters early before you have to face challenging storms.
Gutters aren’t the only thing you can repair during the fall. You can also have your siding replaced or your roof inspected.
Clogged Gutters Are Dangerous
A clogged gutter means there’s a chance of serious water damage. Gutters exist for the purpose of draining water and leading it away from the roof, preventing it from pooling. A clog will keep the water stuck in your gutters, where mold and insects may thrive.
Pritchett Brothers, the leaders in home improvement, offers excellent gutter replacement services and much more. Our GAF Certified contractors are skilled and trained to handle any home improvement job you have in mind. Call us at (812) 275-3185. You can also fill out our contact form to get a free roof inspection today. We serve residents of Bloomington, IN.