Every home owner knows the importance of maintaining their homes, both for safety and appearance reasons. But most of the time, when people think about the upkeep of their homes, they think of peeling paint and rickety stairs, water heaters that need repairs and leaky faucets. What they do not tend to think of is their rain gutters and their downspouts, both of which play very important roles in keeping their homes safe and beautiful.
The general purpose of guttering is to get fallen rain off the roof of your home and as far away from the house as possible. However, since, if the water were to just sit in the gutters, it would cause damage to both the gutter system and the rest of the home, downspouts are also