Like most exterior home components, your gutter system will sustain some amount of damage from harsh weather conditions, compromising its draining performance. Fortunately, any problems resulting from these are easy enough to prevent. Here’s how.[Read more…]
There are a number of factors that affect how much water the gutters of a residential roofing system can handle at any given time. For example, an inch of rainfall might not sound like much, but if this downpour happens within 30 minutes or less, most standard-size gutters will overflow and flood. Another factor is the size and capacity of the gutters and downspouts themselves.