Raccoons can be troublesome when they dig through your trash for food and leave a mess in your yard. However, they can be even more troublesome when they find their way up the roof via your downspouts. And when that happens, expect them to turn your roof into their shelter or even a breeding ground. […]
Raccoons are a huge problem for homeowners and their roofs. Raccoons cause property damage by tearing off shingles and chewing on insulation. These small animals enter homes through an open door or window and cause significant structural damage, which can lead to leaks, mold and pest infestation. Even when they don’t cause any property damage, […]
The downspouts are an important component of your gutter system. They direct rainwater away from your property, making sure your home’s exteriors, landscaping and foundations remain dry and intact. Thus, they deserve the same attention as the gutters, especially when there’s a problem that prevents them from performing their intended function.
Most people know how gutter systems work, and why all types of buildings need it; not that many people know what happens after it does its job. In today’s post, roof repair and gutter installation company Expert Contracting shares a look at what happens to rainwater after it passes through the gutters and downspouts.