Gutter Cleaning

Gutter cleaning is a dirty, disgusting task that usually falls to the bottom of a homeowner’s to-do list. In an effort to make gutter cleaning easier (and even eliminate the chore altogether!), LeafFilter has created resources to help you understand gutter cleaning to gutter guards, and provide tips and tricks for tackling the dangerous task on your own.

Gutter Cleaning FAQs

Gutter cleaning may seem like a simple task, but it’s not as easy as the pros make it look! If you’re considering DIY rain gutter cleaning, check out these frequently asked questions. By the end, you might just consider making the job a little easier on yourself by hiring a pro! How often do I…Read More

Innocent Gutter Cleaning Mistakes to Avoid

Regular home maintenance is essential for keeping up your home. Part of this home maintenance should be focused on gutter cleaning. If left neglected, you could wind up with serious water related damages including foundation issues, structural problems, mold and mildew, and basement flooding. At first, gutter cleaning may seem like an easy task to…Read More

Is DIY Rain Gutter Cleaning the Right Choice?

If you’ve noticed debris piling up in your gutters, it may be time to give them a good cleaning. Left alone, the buildup of debris can cause many issues with your roof and gutters, ultimately leading to costly repairs. Many homeowners consider cleaning gutters themselves to save a little money. But with all the risks…Read More

Gutter Cleaning Schedule

Gutter cleaning: a dreaded task that unfortunately has to be done multiple times per year. But, often times we fail to understand why gutters must be kept clear and clog-free and how it affects our home when left neglected. In this article, we explain how often gutters should be cleaned, why it’s important, and the…Read More

Cleaning Rain Gutters

In heavy rain, a clogged rain gutter will send a cascade of water down the side of your house. This can cause serious and costly damage to your home, saturating your foundation, and create issues in your flowerbeds. Cleaning rain gutters of the leaves and debris that accumulate will help prevent damage to your landscaping…Read More

How to Clean Gutters Without a Ladder

Cleaning out gutters is one of the most dangerous home improvement tasks out there. Most of the time, this daunting chore will require you as a homeowner to get up on a ladder so that you can reach your gutters and give them the thorough cleaning they deserve. By climbing up on a ladder, you…Read More

What to Look for in a Gutter Cleaning Service

Here at LeafFilter, our mission is to get homeowners off their ladders and leave gutter cleaning to the pros. With so many factors to consider (like insurance, warranties, and reputation), we know that choosing a gutter cleaning service can be overwhelming. To help make the process a little easier, we’ve compiled this list of the…Read More

Gutter Cleaning Safety Tips

Gutter cleaning is a necessary task that has to be completed multiple times per year, however, it can cause serious personal injuries and property damage in some circumstances. Thousands of homeowners end up in the emergency room each year from climbing the ladder to clean their gutters, making it one of the most dangerous household…Read More

Gutter Cleaning Mistakes to Avoid

It’s undeniable that gutter cleaning is one of the most dangerous household tasks. If you plan on climbing a high ladder, unstable ladder without the proper eye and footwear, you are just setting yourself up for a disaster. Gutter covers are the optimal solution to keeping your gutters clean and debris free, however, gutter cleaning…Read More

How Much Does Gutter Cleaning Cost?

Although gutter cleaning is a dirty, disgusting task, it is important to the health of your home. A clean and clear gutter will draw water away from your home’s foundation. If left neglected, water can go places it shouldn’t – backing up onto your roof, pouring down your soffit and fascia, and pooling around the…Read More