With fall just around the corner, homeowners and commercial building owners are faced with the daunting task of cleaning their gutters. A dirty and tedious job, no one looks forward to spending an afternoon scooping leaves and debris from the gutters. However, if you don’t clean your gutters this season you run the risk of clogs that will prevent water from draining properly. Clogged gutters can lead to a number of problems including leaks in the ceiling and water damage to the foundation of your home or building.
So, you are probably asking yourself how you can avoid getting out the ladder and digging in the channels? You have two options: hire professional gutter cleaners or go the leafless route and install high quality gutter guards that will eliminate gutter cleaning from your maintenance schedule. Both are solid solutions and either way you’ll get what you need, clean gutters that drain water efficiently.
If cleaning gutters is something you would rather not do yourself, or pay a company to do, then gutter shields are the way to go. When it comes to gutter covers no one can match the quality and consistency of PlyGem’s Gutter Warrior and Leaf Relief gutter systems. Whether you are installing new gutters or need to retro-fit a gutter shield onto existing gutters, PlyGem is the best option.
At Connecticut Gutter and Exteriors we have 50 years of collective experience installing and retro-fitting high quality leafless gutter systems on homes and commercial buildings throughout the state and in Westchester County, NY. Our gutter installers are expertly trained and can consult with you on the best option to make your home or office well protected from leaves, snow and ice dams.