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  • Can I Clean My Gutters Myself?

    Cleaning you roof gutters can be a fairly straight forward process with a few important tools -- a ladder, bucket, gutter scoop, gloves, and a hose. Simply scoop the leaves and gunk into the bucket until most debris is gone. Then flush your gutters clean with the hose.

  • Spring Gutter Cleaning

    Spring is a great time to clean your roof, downspouts, and gutters while avoiding the crowds of the fall. Many homeowners wait until fall crowds have dissipated to book their cleanings due to availability and scheduling. Non-deciduous can coordinate cleanings at their own schedule.

  • Fall Gutter Cleaning

    Fall is the most busy season for gutter cleaning companies. Deciduous trees shed their leaves during this time and cause yards and gutters to clog with leaves. This is the best time of the year to clean and remove fallen leaves and debris.

  • Gutter Cleaning Technicians Wanted

    Are you a gutter cleaning technician? Do you know somebody who is? We're looking for skilled professionals to clean out gutters in the King/Pierce/Snohomish county area. Roofing experience is preferred.

  • How to Clean Gutters with Vinegar

    Cleaning the outside of your gutters is easy with a little vinegar and some warm water. Make a solution and use it to clean both the inside and outside of your home gutters. It's safe and works with minimal effort.

  • What Is a Soffit?

    A soffit is a portion of your roof overhang, where the roof meets the siding. It can be seen from the ground level when looking straight up. The soffit is the decorative underbelly of your roof's overhang. Not all roof's have soffits, but they are common on roof's with larger, fancy roof overhangs.

  • What Is a Fascia Board?

    A fascia board is a long, straight segment of wood that sits along the perimeter edge of your lower roof. The fascia board is used to cover any unfinished edges of your roof, as well as to carry all of your home's guttering. Fascia boards are typically painted to match your home's exterior trim color.

  • The Best Gutter Cleaning Videos

    Sometimes the best way to learn is by seeing. Here's a collection of some of our favorite videos focusing on the basics of gutter cleaning and maintenance. These videos cover everything from gutter and downspout cleaning to ladder and roof safety.

  • How Do I Unclog My Gutters?

    Cleaning out gutters is a simple, yet tricky procedure. With the proper tools and equipment, anybody can complete the DIY job. This article identifies common signs of clogged gutter system, details the most useful cleaning tools, and provides a step by step guide how to clear out your gutters.

  • How Do You Remove Black Stains From Gutters?

    The black stains on your gutters are from dirty roof runoff. The gunk is a mix of dirt, decomposing leaves, and asphalt from your shingles. Cleaning it is quite simple with the right tools and equipment.

  • Do I Need To Be Home for Gutter Service?

    The technicians at High Five Gutters have all of the equipment and gear necessary to complete your gutter cleaning service whether you're home of not. We have ladders, blowers, scoops, and buckets. Schedule your cleaning appointment whether you're home or away. We'll make it work for you.

  • What Month Should You Clean Gutters?

    Gutters should be cleaned, at minimum, once per year. Late fall is the best time to schedule a cleaning for most homes. If you live around many large, mature trees, you may also consider a mid-spring cleaning as well.

  • Gutter Cleaning Price Per Foot

    On average, residential gutter cleaning costs between $1.00 and $2.00 per linear foot of gutter. This number will vary based on the square footage and height of your home, as well as the condition of your gutters.

  • How We're Handling COVID-19

    COVID-19 has changed our world. And we've adapted to prioritize the health and safety of our customers and crew.

  • How Much Does Gutter Cleaning Cost?

    The average cost of a residential gutter cleaning is $150 for a single story home with gutters on all four sides, and no gutter guards. The cost on the low end is $125, and on the high end, $225. Two and three story homes add to this cost.

  • Should I Get Gutter Guards? (Updated for 2021)

    Gutter guards, gutter covers, gutter screens. All are designed to prevent leaves and gunk from entering your gutter system. Do they work or are they a waste of your money?