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10 Easy Steps for You to Clean Rain Gutter

It can be a tedious chore for you to clean out your rain gutters, but it is important and necessary that you keep them free of debris. Your entire house, walls and foundation may suffer serious water damage and flooding because of dirty and clogged downspouts and gutters.
Here are 10 easy steps for you to keep clean the rain gutters:
1. Wear protective equipment
There can be invisible hazards or harmful bacteria lurking in the gutters. Therefore, make sure you protect yourself by wearing safety goggles, thick gloves, and a dust mask.
2. Begin near a downspout
Make use of a stepladder for safety and place yourself by the downspout. Use a garbage bag or a bucket to collect debris.
3. Remove debris
Using a plastic scoop or a trowel, shove debris into the refuse container, working your hands down the gutter.
4. Flush with the help of a hose
There can be dry and sandy coating of materials, or exceptionally sticky gunk still left behind; in such a case, flush your gutter by using a pressur…