Gutters are a critical part of your roofing system. A functional gutter system diverts rainwater away from the foundation of your home and prevents basement flooding and gutter overflow. If your gutters are clogged or have the wrong pitch, it will be difficult for rainwater to flow freely toward the drainage system, leading to standing water in your gutters. You need to correct this in order to avoid dealing with the following consequences:
Gutters work by directing rainwater away from your property to prevent moisture damage. To do their job properly, they need to be in prime condition at all times. Old, worn down gutters are prone to leaks, clogs and ponding water, which can lead to a host of problems. Read on as V. Nanfito Roofing & Siding, Inc., your expert in roof maintenance, discusses the signs that it’s time to replace your gutters.