Seems Simple right? You would be shocked how something so simple can help you avoid lofty future bills. by inspecting key parts of the outside of your home you may be able to spot issues before they grow into costly problems for your homes interior and exterior. You should, be checking your roof, gutters and walls. If any of your walling appears to be cracking or you think there may be a leak near your foundations it can be dangerous so you should give a professional a call as soon as possible.
Clean your gutters
when was the last time you cleaned your gutters? Don’t worry it’s an aspect of everyone’s home that most people forget about but chances are if your gutters have not been cleaned in years there could be no end of dirt and objects clogging them up and damaging them. Giving them a clean shouldn’t take long at all and will ensure they won’t need to be replaced. Obviously it is not an easy task if you are not capable or can’t give us a call and we can help you out.
Check For Puddles
After heavy rainfall it may be helpful to check if any puddles are forming near the base of your home. If your driveway or patio is not getting rid of water properly it may leak and damage your homes foundations. Just have a look next time it rains to see if large puddles are forming and get in touch with us if they are. alternatively you could check yourself if you have access to your basement.
Painting Your Home
Apart from the obvious aesthetic benefits to paining the exterior of your home good quality paint can act as a extra piece of protection for your homes brick work protecting it from bad weather. Obviously painting your entire home is a lot of work consider getting in touch with us for any home painting services for some of the best prices in Southport.