IDENTIFYING COMMON GUTTER PROBLEMS
There are a few common issues that affect rain gutters near Houston, TX, such as clogs, untrimmed trees, and loose gutter spikes. Rain gutters should be regularly inspected and maintained to avoid these problems. Watch the short video for a brief look at some common gutter problems.
- If a rain gutter is pitched or sagging away from the house, then it could lead to significant water damage in the house or on the property.
- Clogged gutters are the most common problem that is easily fixed. If clogged gutters are not cleaned, water can back up. This can lead to water damage on the roof, in the house, or at the foundation.
- Nearby trees and bushes should be trimmed to avoid falling branches from damaging the rain gutters. These branches can also damage the roof, windows, and other features of the house.