Don’t leave the foundation of your home to chance. Give us a call if you don’t have a rain gutter and downspout installed, or if you suspect that your existing gutter and downspout is in need of repairs.
| The Process
The process of channeling water around a home and then away from it is supported by a healthy rain gutter and downspout. In fact gutters and downspouts are critical for this process to happen. During periods of heavy rains, gutters hold the water and take it to the downspouts. The downspouts will then move it away from the structure. As important as it is to have a rain gutter and downspout installed in your home, it is also equally important that they be maintained. Gutters should always be kept unclogged. Homeowners must ensure that their gutters are not clogged by leaves, that they are not disconnected in any locations, and that they are not pulling away from the house. Gutters should be checked on a regular basis, so that any issues discovered can be corrected as fast as possible.
Gutter and downspout maintenance and repair is therefore necessary to preserving many parts to your home. If something looks out of place then take the corrective action by contacting the professionals at Chapo Construction Company so that we may undertake the work that is necessary to repair your gutters. As a precautionary measure, you should always inspect the outside of your home after a heavy rainfall. During this inspection you should be looking for: water that is standing in one place or unnecessary moisture that is going back towards the foundation. If you find anything suspicious during your inspection then do not hesitate to give our gutter experts a call.