The kids are back in school, early morning frost clings to the last remnants of green summer grass, squirrels gather nuts for their winter slumber, and leaves turn a brilliant shade of orange, fall majestically in the cool breeze, and unmercifully clog up your gutters. It's time for autumn home maintenance!
Before old man winter blows into Calgary this fall, it's a good idea to take care of a few maintenance items on your home. Let's start on the roof, shall we?
Clean those gutters!
Over the course of the year, leaves, pine needles, dirt, and debris can clog up your gutters and downspouts. Break out the ladder and use a hose to spray out any rubbish that may have collected over the year. If your gutters and downspouts aren't free to empty,…