Quick Tip 15: 3 Points of Contact
September 6th, 2011
As the experts say: always maintain three points of contact with the ladder when cleaning gutters. Three points of contact — both of your feet and one hand or both of your hands and a foot.
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7 Reasons to Install Gutter Guards
September 5th, 2011
We have to accept one fact nowadays – weather’s really unpredictable. One sunny day after you’ve had your gutters cleaned, weather suddenly changes from fine to grumpy. Whether it’s a sudden series of strong winds or heavy rain – it’s an absolute day spoiler. No matter how you ignore suggestions of getting something to prevent sudden gutter clutter, one day you have to really think about getting gutter guards. Why? Here are seven reasons. Lesser…
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Quick Tip 10: Going Up the Ladder
August 2nd, 2011
Not confident to go up the ladder yet to do the gutter cleaning? Have a companion to support the ladder with you to make sure it’s firmly placed on the ground. It also saves time as you don’t need to always go up and down.
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Gutter Cleaning: By Hand or Cleaning Aids?
August 1st, 2011
Cleaning gutters – there will always be home owners who‘ll dislike this a lot. Messy, gross, difficult and takes a while to get it done. No wonder there will always be cases of neglected gutters or added expenses because of the gutter cleaning service that they‘ll pay for. Keep in mind that it‘s only cleaning the gutters – it does not include checkups on leaks or potential damages and the downspouts. There are two ways…
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Time for Gutter Cleaning
July 29th, 2011
Time. There is always a proper time for doing things. Eating, going to work, time for the family and the like. We live in a fast-paced world, where stopping for a breather is almost impossible. It’s so fast that we tend to neglect other things that we sometimes disregard as “not important,” or your mind goes like, “I’ll just do it tomorrow or next time.” Those habits take a while to die, and they are…
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