Home owners and gutters cleaning companyís for many years have used ladders when it comes to that time of year when the gutters needs clearing of debris.
Using ladders to clean your gutters out can be very dangerous, when you are working at gutter height on a ladder trying to clear the gutter with one hand while holding a bucket or rubbish sack with the other and balancing on the ladders this is a very risky task. Did you know every year 500,000 people are treated for ladder-related injuries and approximately 300 of these incidents prove to be fatal. In 2007 alone, more than 400 people died as a result of falls on from ladders.
This being one of the main reasons its highly advised to call in a professional gutter cleaning company to clear your guttering. The price to have the debris removed from your gutters is normally relatively cheap and really isnít worth the risk of a fall.
Professional gutter cleaning companyís now use gutter vacuum systems to clear the gutters safely from the ground, which fully eliminates the risk of a fall.
With lightweight carbon fibre telescopic poles up to 40ft in height there isnít many gutters that canít be cleaned using these systems.
You are probably thinking "well how can they see if the guttering is fully clear?"
Attached to the top of the gutter vacuums high reach telescoping poles there is a wireless camera, this is where the operative can see directly inside the guttering safely from the ground ensuring they have been fully cleared.
They are also able to take before and after photos of inside the gutters using the wireless cameras to show the customer exactly what was in the guttering and that they are all cleared on completion.
Not only does it make the whole gutter cleaning process much safer it also speeds up the job dramatically.
Most homes gutters can be vacuum cleared within approximately 30-60 minuets which results in a nice low cost service for the home owner.