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Are the Recent Rains Causing Issues for Your Home?

14 April 2021

Clogged Gutters Can Damage to the Exterior and Interior of Your Home

The weather in Ohio can take a toll on your home and can be a cause of property damage. The recent rains have left many homeowners looking up at their roofs and gutters. After a rain, it is always important to inspect your gutters and check your downspouts for any debris blocking the flow of water and make sure they are pointing away from the foundation of your home. Typical gutters capture rainwater, yet also collect leaves, twigs, and other organic debris that can become clogged. Clogged gutters can damage both the exterior and interior of your Cincinnati area home, costing you thousands of dollars.

When your gutters clog, the rainwater needs to go somewhere, the water will spill over your gutter and pool on the ground below. This can result in damage to landscaping, lead to surface erosion, and can even seep into your foundation causing cracks and basement flooding. In some cases, mold can begin to grow, which is a serious health hazard.

Inspect Your Clogged Gutters

If you are a homeowner who takes pride in your home, you want the peace of mind of knowing that your property is protected. As the greater Cincinnati area’s LeafGuard provider, we keep leaves and other debris out of your gutters. You will never have to climb ladders to clean out clogs or worry about water damage caused by clogged gutters. Our patented design allows rainwater to travel down and around its curved hood and into the gutter where it can flow freely to your downspouts.