Save the Roof – Home Improvement Project in Singapore
While many homeowners enjoy gardening or perform some do-it-yourself projects around the house on the weekends, most of them choose to add paint to the interior or exterior of the home. Many Others choose to install new bathroom fixtures, change the flooring in the home, or simply work on the landscaping. However, there is a significant home improvement project that any homeowner can perform that can save the roof if you are staying on a landed property.
Every house has the same issues regarding the roof. When the gutter system becomes overflowed, or plugged up due to a clogged drain, it can cause significant damage to the roof. Worst scenario is that it become a breeding ground for mosquito. This is often a result of a buildup of leaves, branches, twigs and debris that gets lodged either in the gutter, or the downspout.
The only way to ensure that the roof will remain in proper condition is to keep the gutter system operating as it is design. Cleaning out the downspout is an easy process that requires the homeowner to remove all debris that is accessible. Do the same from the bottom, using some type of a hose, or hook to grab any of the clogged debris lodged deep into the downspout.
The gutter can easily become clogged from blowing leaves, debris and other objects. Blow or flush away any of the solids that have become stuck to the bottom of the gutter. Install gutter guards,this will naturally accept the water, but pushed the leaves over the top of the gutter instead of getting built up inside.
Keeping a gutter system operating is designed is the easiest home improvement project that is guaranteed to save the roof from issues along the fascia board.