Every home has gutters, but not every home has clean gutters. Many people don’t realise the risk they put their home and family under by ignoring the need to clean your gutters, which is why we suggest having a rain gutter guard installed.

Rain Gutter Guard Benefits

Rain gutter guard

They will provide you with a number of benefits:

–          In areas prone to bushfires, metal gutter guards are a great protection for your house. Embers can be blown through the air so with clogged gutters, and those flying embers you may not be as safe as you think in times of a bushfire.

–          In heavy rain fall, gutters that are clogged can overflow. However, with gutter guards the blocked gutters are no more and the overflows don’t have to happen. A rain gutter guard will allow the water to flow through the gutters easily and prevents any potentially dangerous outcome of water entering the home.

–          A rain gutter guard can prevent leaves and other organic matter and debris from becoming clogged inside your gutters. Having a clear gutter means you don’t need to spend time a few times a year cleaning out blockages. It can also save you money because you wont have to hire professionals out to do it.

–          The flow of water is improved when you have rain gutter guards installed. When you have a rainwater tank this means your tank will refill much faster and your water will be cleaner.

–          Rain gutter guards may not mean you don’t have to worry about cleaning your gutters completely but it will reduce the need for cleaning them significantly.

–          If you’re afraid of bugs and insects that live in your home, you may be surprised to find they love living in clogged gutters. Installing gutter guards will prevent any insects and other vermin from making themselves home in your roof.

These are just a few of the benefits of installing a rain gutter guard. If you’d like to know more, contact The Leaf Man Australia today.