The beautiful fall foliage is wonderful to enjoy while the leaves are still on the tree. However, these leaves often times end up in your home's gutters. Debris build up in your gutter can cause damage to your roof, walls and foundation. Check out some gutter cleaning tips that we found very helpful from This Old House and House Logic below:
Start in the Corners
Have a good extendable ladder available with standoff stabilizers. - this protectes from damages to the gutters
Use a small plastic scoop to remove gunk- If you have a small child's beach shovel try using that!
Spare your lawn- Try dumping the debris onto a plastic tarp.
At the end, flush the gutters- Use a garden hose, it also
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