Archive: June2013

Backyard Walkabouts…5 Places to Inspect Outside the House.

While the weather is decent, take a stroll around your house and check up on 5 commonly overlooked areas. 1. GUTTERS & LEADERS  Are the gutters still properly pitched and mounted tightly to the house?  Are they clean from debris (and cicadas)?  Do leaders still direct water far enough away from house and are they still properly tied into your drainage system? 2. SOIL EROSION  This may be an indication of inadequate roof drainage or ground pitching.  Take these signs of early... read more