The Downspout's Maintenance Needs
July 4th, 2011
It’s really a good thing if you have gutters working perfectly – always looking new, regularly cleaned and always checked for any leaks. However, it’ll be no good if your downspouts aren’t given the same attention. Gutter systems could fail even though they come from the best brands in the market if the downspouts aren’t functioning properly as expected. Here are simple but effective tips in keeping them at their optimal level (and prevent further…
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When You Neglect Your Gutter System
July 1st, 2011
The gutter system is your “roof drainage,” as it collects water, debris and other things nature would put down to your home. A house without gutters have more potential problems than another that has one. However, the gutter system is one of the neglected house components, as people get more focused on “simpler maintenance tasks” – gutters aren’t one of those. People may prefer having a paid service to manage their gutters, but there comes…
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To Cover or Not To Cover?
June 20th, 2011
Keeping the pristine condition of your house is not as easy as washing the dishes, feeding your pets or keeping the plants watered everyday. Maintenance of a home comes in different aspects – from the paint, sanitation, plumbing and the foundation – those are just a few. It is easy to do the basics: cleaning, washing, sweeping and all, but there are just a number of “maintenance rituals” that a house shouldn’t be neglected of….
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Which One — Seamless or Sectional?
June 1st, 2011
Aside from actual plumbing inside the house, gutters also act as one outside. It controls water flow and makes sure that it never settles at the base of your house. Moisture also attract pests such as ants and termites, which could make your house a breeding ground and takes damage over time. Before setting up a gutter system, decide carefully on the material that you’ll have for it. Decide if that will be installed by…
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