Cleaning gutters can be a bothersome chore for home and business owners. Fortunately, a small change to your existing gutter system can dramatically reduce the amount of work that’s involved in this onerous task.

In this post, we’ll discuss the ins and outs of gutter covers, so that you can make a smart decision about whether or not gutter cover installation for your Buffalo home or business is the right choice.

Gutter Covers: Check Off Your To-Do List!

Your gutters need to be clear to allow water to drain from your roof and away from your foundation. This is important because it keeps water from running back into your home around your foundation. To keep your gutters clear, you have one of two choices: you can either clean your gutters on a regular basis, or you can have gutter covers installed in your Buffalo home to provide leaf protection and prevent debris from building up in your gutters in the first place.

Gutter covers are devices used to keep leaves, twigs, dirt, and other debris out of your gutter system. They come in a range of options, from open foam that fills the gutter itself to screens that cover the top to other devices that encourage debris to fall away from your gutter system, preventing it from becoming clogged and allowing rainwater to freely flow away from your structure, keeping your home dry and comfortable.

Though you may still need to occasionally do some light cleaning of your gutters if leaves do become stuck on the top of your gutter covers, it’s a task that takes much less time and effort less frequently than regular gutter cleaning. It can be as simple as running a broom over the edge to knock loose any debris that has become stuck. This helps you focus on your other tasks, making it easier for you to finish your task list and get back to enjoying life.

By taking gutter cleaning off your to-do list, you’re saving time and effort that can be better used with other tasks. If you’re ready to upgrade your gutters with gutter covers, the experienced professionals at AVA Roofing and Siding in Buffalo provide gutter cover installation to both homes and businesses. Please feel free to reach out today with any questions or concerns.