Home improvement projects can cost a significant amount so it’s understandable if you’re tempted to try and save on them as much as possible. There are many ways to accomplish this such as negotiating with your contractors, doing it yourself or researching which ones can be put on hold for now. However, out of all these methods, the one thing you should never do is avoid installing gutter protection systems on your home.
As useful as they are, gutters are only effective if they’re kept free from debris like twigs, leaves and pine needles. If you fail to remove these from your gutters, they can easily cause them to clog and overflow with water during the rainy season. Once this happens, the water can easily affect and compromise the structural integrity of your roofing system, which may require a costly roof replacement in the long run. By installing gutter protection systems in your home, you can easily avoid this issue and keep your roof in top shape in the long run.
Gutters that lack protection systems can flood your basement if the sump pump and waterproofing fail at the same time. The costs of rectifying a flooded basement can easily pile up so a gutter protection system can greatly help prevent basement flooding from ever occurring in your home.
Experts say that mold remediation doesn’t necessarily have to be a costly fix for your home. Oftentimes, however, mold infestation issues aren’t detected until they’ve reached a severe level, which then causes the mold remediation fees to skyrocket. With that in mind, consider preventing mold growth in the first place by installing a gutter protection system in your home to prevent the gutters from ever clogging up and spilling water to your home’s interior and exterior.
Turn to Brownstone Roofing for your home improvement needs. We are your leading provider of roof repair and gutter installation services. Give us a call at (502) 443-9222, or fill out our contact form to get a free quote. We serve homeowners in Jeffersonville, IN, and other nearby areas.