Gutters Can Become the Perfect Spot for Weed and Tree Seeds to Germinate
With a Few Simple Simple Tasks, You Can Eliminate Those Weeds Altogether!
How Does This Happen?
You may have seen them around your neighborhood, or perhaps on your own house - weeds growing in the gutters. How does this happen? It's easier than you think for the condition of your gutter system to deteriorate to the point where weeds can grow and thrive in them.
Gutters can become the perfect spot for weed and tree seeds to germinate. If your gutters don't slope down enough towards the downspout, water will drain more slowly during a rainstorm; this causes leaves and other debris to build up in your gutters. Over time, the leaves will break down, creating composted material that wind-blown seeds find perfect for germination.
Your gutters should slope d...