The purpose of gutter systems is to drain water away from your property while also preventing damage caused by moisture that has been collected. On a regular basis, The Brothers that just do Gutters check the area surrounding the home for any signs of leaking, sagging, spilling rainfall, or pooling rainwater. If you do not address these concerns, there is a possibility that you could end up causing substantial water damage to your property as well as the foundation of your house. The process of installing a gutter system includes several steps, including cleaning the gutters, installing gutter guards, and sometimes repairing or installing the gutters themselves.
Old gutters is a relative term, but it’s a really good indication your gutters are old if they are:
Often times we arrive to a job to check on repairs and we realize the client is in need of a gutter installation instead. If your gutters are leaking at the seams it may be time to update to seamless gutters. If your gutters were installed with spike and ferrule, this means they are likely 20 years old and you could also potentially have rotting fascia.
A gutter system that is properly installed and maintained by regular gutter cleanings or maintenance or protected with gutter guards should last up to 30 years. Gutters that have not been properly maintained usually fail between 10 and 15 years.
If you are experiencing any of the following warning signs, please call us or Request a Quote Online. Our professionals can help to determine whether you need just a gutter repair or if your gutter system needs to be replaced.