When you want to avoid water damage in your home, one of the most important things to do is to clean out your gutters and downspouts. Taking this action will also protect your home’s exterior by ensuring that water flows properly off of your roof.
In order to fully protect your home, you’ll need to know how to properly clean and drain your gutters and downspouts. For more than 28 years, Zinks Septic Solutions has been providing a variety of drainage services to homeowners throughout Palmyra, NY and the surrounding areas. Their expertise will help you elude expensive repairs to your home’s foundation.
The experts at Zinks make sure that your downspouts have proper drainage in order to keep water away from your home. If you plan on cleaning your gutters on your own, there are a few steps you should follow to ensure a complete job. You can either scoop and drop any debris onto the ground, or bring a bucket with you for a cleaner experience. After the larger pieces of debris have been removed, you should thoroughly rinse your gutter to make sure no unsightly debris has been left behind. Once cleaning has been completed, check your gutters to make sure there are no dents, cracks, or other signs of damage.
Your gutters and downspouts should be cleaned and examined every two years. If you encounter an issue that calls for professional drainage and pumping service, be sure to call Zinks Septic Solutions at (315) 359-0733. Visit Zinks online for more information on their septic tank installation and maintenance services.