Mould, Gutter Cleans, House Washing, and everything in between!
The Frequently asked questions we have the answers to!
How often should I clean my gutters?
At a minimum your gutters should be cleaned once a year, however if you are in a leafy suburb it can be you require a gutter clean more often. Remember working from roofs and ladders is a dangerous job and it is best to seek suitably qualified help.
How do you clean box gutters?
Box gutters are often hidden behind facades or are at the joining of two roofs. Box gutters will usually have an overflow, however it is important to keep box gutters clear as any excess water flow will enter the building with this type of gutter. Most box gutters will require you to work from the roof and it is best to seek suitably qualified to help clean box gutters.
How do I clean my valleys?
Blocked valleys can easily lead to water damage in your home. It is important to vacuum clean valleys as blowing with a leaf blower will result in a large amount of debris entering roof void providing nesting material for vermin and snakes, as well as a moisture bank for mould. Unfortunately valleys can only be accessed from the roof and a suitably qualified and insured professional person is recommended.
Why does my roof have mould?
Mould is a naturally occurring organic growth, our Sunshine Coast environment of heat, humidity and moisture are perfect for mould and fungal growths
Mould will usually move into dust and grime on your roof, putting roots down into your roofs surface.
Mould can use blocked gutters as a point of moisture, and for health and aesthetic reasons should be removed from your roof.
Cleaning your roof will prolong the lifespan of your roof and help protect your roofs finish.
Gutter-Vac Sunshine Coast can offer a variety of options from roof washing to roof mould treatments.