Gutter Repair/Installation Charleston SC
As part of our affordable roofing service, we also install and repair gutters. When gutters are clogged or damaged, they can cause problems with the roof and the siding. Often issues with gutters happen because they weren't installed properly in the first place. We are the local roofing company you should call when you want gutters installed right. We have an effective system for attaching gutters that ensures they are firmly secured to the home, functioning properly and looking great. Our roofers have vast experience and valuable expertise when it comes to installing gutters on residential properties.
We are a local roofing company that's also known for our ability to quickly and efficiently install gutters as well. Our gutter installation system ensures each gutter is properly fastened to the fascia board. This enables it to stand up to years of wear and tear. We run the gutters along the roof's entire length ending at the downspouts. For gutters longer than 40 feet, we position them so they will pitch downward starting in the middle and flow towards the downspouts. This prevents water from settling in the middle and trapping leaves and detritus and forming clogs.
Advanced Gutter Installation Techniques
One of the reasons people have long turned to us for the gutter installation in Charleston, SC is because we create gutter systems that are strong and look great. We do that by modifying standard gutter systems to minimize joints and assemble seams that are strong and sleek-looking. Plus, we add roof flashing to make sure the rainwater continues to flow directly into the gutters and through the downspout. This helps to prevent the water from running over the gutter and damaging the fascia and the edge of the roof. These simple techniques improve the fit and function of the gutters.
When we install gutters, our first step is to thoroughly inspect both the fascia and the soffit. This is essential because if the wood on the fascia is weak or rotted, we must replace it before we put the gutters in place. Plus, if the house has crown molding or a trim board attached to the fascia, we give the homeowner the option to either remove it or create a flat wooden plane into which to nail the gutter. We then prime and paint the wooden strip before attaching the gutters to it. This helps creates a solid, durable, bond that will stay in place for years.
While gutters are designed to last 20 to 30 years, they often need to be repaired periodically. We can repair any problems you are having with your gutters. We know the common areas and types of repairs most gutters need. Our repairs improve the way your gutters function and can extending its life. We can have a team of experienced roofing technicians armed with the right tools and equipment to repair your gutters in a flash. Our gutter repair services are excellent and affordable.
Common Gutter Problems
As part of our reliable roofing services, we regularly do a wide range of gutter repairs. The most common problems people need to have repaired in their gutters are:
4. Poor pitch
We can quickly clear clogged gutters and downspouts and stop overflowing water from damaging your home's foundation. We can also solve the problem of sagging gutters by replacing broken of missing spikes or hangers, replacing warped gutter sections and thoroughly inspecting the problem area and repairing any damage to the fascia. We can stop the leaks by resealing the joints in the gutter and replacing sections of the gutter that are cracked or rotted. Plus, we know exactly what to do to repair improperly pitched gutters and get the water flowing in a matter of minutes.