If it’s time for your home to have gutter cleaning Herts companies are ready to carry out this important but sometimes overlooked task. Leaves and other debris in your gutter can cause a blockage, meaning that rainwater flows down the outside of your home. This can damage your home’s exterior, and even affect its structure if it seeps into the ground. Too much water on your plants surrounding your home can be just as harmful to them as neglecting to water them. The extra weight of a gutter clogged with debris can put strain on the brackets and damage them. Having your gutters cleaned regularly also means that unwanted creatures such as squirrels aren’t tempted to nest there. And of course, it’s much better to have your home’s exterior free from dirt and stains, and a great looking exterior makes it more appealing to a potential buyer.