Trimming tree branches

As summer comes to close end and autumn approaches, gutter maintenance is a task you don’t want to miss out. Gutter maintenance may be something you may want to avoid over the fun and relaxing summer months, but gutters can easily get clogged from debris during this time. Branches, leaves, and dirt can often find their…

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Unwanted lodgers

As much as your house is home to you and your family, it will also become permanent residence for some other unwanted lodgers. If your facias or soffits have rotted, cracked or moved position, animals, insects and birds will soon set up home inside. Look for droppings in your attic, on the walls and listen…

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Audley Park Road

On Saturday we went to do a job in Audley Park Road in Bath. First of all we cleared out all gutters around the building, also making sure down pipes are cleared. It wasn’t quick job as those gutters were fulled. It was higher on rear side, so we were really cautious climbing the ladder,…

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Cleaning gutters by hand

There are lots of ways how to clean gutters at your homes. Cleaning gutters by hand are by far the common method of cleaning gutters. And that’s what we do. This is major because of the fact that no specialized equipment is required. Basically, what you’ll need are a ladder, heavy duty gloves, scoop, extendable…

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Hot weather causes pipes to expand

As we enjoy the lovely warm weather of the summertime, extreme temperatures and light from the sun may be affecting your gutters and piping. Damage from a clogged gutter can have a long-term effect on your pipes, affecting their sturdiness and structure. Additionally, the inside of your home can also suffer from mould, dampness, and…

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Time to clean your gutters

It’s never going to be a glamorous job, cleaning your gutters, but it does need doing. Gutters are there to reroute water away from our homes. As it falls on the roof, water will trickle down and needs to be moved away from the brickwork to prevent ingress through saturation. If not, water soaking into…

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Lyncombe Vale

We went do a job at Lyncombe Vale in Bath. We had to clear all gutters out and washed them externally as well. The clearing wasn’t too bad as we would have expected. Usually when the building is surrounded by trees, then you can expect a lot in gutters and some part to be blocked.…

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Gutters on older buildings

Gutters on older buildings requires regular checks and good maintenance. If you own an older building, or are responsible for looking after one, ensure you know the common signs to look out for. Once you know the signs to look out for you can spot problems with the guttering before they become larger issues. For example…

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