The Silent Criminal

What if I told you there was someone at your house right now? Someone who preys on your family and friends as they gather? Someone who is constantly ruining your personal property, someone who steals from your wallet?

Your first instinct would most likely be to call the police or an ambulance for your own personal protection. But, what about protecting your home?

Daily, yearly and hourly we don’t think about our gutters sitting high up on our homes, right above our heads. Out of sight, out of mind. Gutters are there to protect our homes from snow, rainwater, etc. They filter things from hitting our homes and foundation, leading it safely away. It makes sense that you would want to clean them, although many forget to do this.

What happens when we don’t properly clean our gutters after they collect all of those twigs, leaves, and debris build-up? Rain water, melted snow, and ice can cause overflow in the most unintended areas. #NotFun

At Prowash Missouri, our experts suggest having your gutters cleaned before the rainy or snowy seasons or at least twice a year.

The following are just a few ways clogged gutters are the criminals we let slip away:<