How to Clean Your Gutter and Spout

The safety of the rooftop of a house is very important. Many of our roofs are sometimes prone to damage that needs to be fixed by Colorado Roof Toppers because of the poor drainage. This is mostly caused by dirty gutters and downspouts. Cleaning this parts of your house drainage regularly is important as it will enhance your drainage and leave the roof safe from damage.

Cleaning the gutters and spouts is easy and there are two different methods that can be used. The scoop and drop method is the easiest method and involves scooping the gutter and dropping the contents into a plastic trap or drop cloth. The gutter bucket method is also an alternative; this method involves using a bucket that has been split in two halves. The half end of the bucket is placed at the edge of the gutter then one simply scoops the gutter and emptying it in the bucket. This method requires more energy as one will have to move up and down the ladder. Remember also to clear the spouts to enhance the drainage.

Keeping your gutter and spouts clean will go a long way in helping you enhancing the drainage of your house. Ensure you do this regularly giving it more importance just like the other chores in the house.