Gutters are needed throughout the country, though in Central Florida, they become even more important due to the amount of rainfall that is seen each year. Gutters are responsible for funneling the water off of the roof and away from your home. This ensures that you have the protection on your home as well as your walkways for friends and family.
When water is funneled away from your home, you have the ability to protect the siding, windows, doors, and even foundation. You don’t want puddles forming on the outside of your home because this can lead to problems with the shifting of your foundation, mold on your siding, and even a destruction of landscaping.
Water around all of your walkways can also become problematic. You don’t want to deal with puddles of water on the sidewalks or the path leading up to your front door. The reason is because it can lead to slips and falls. You don’t want anyone getting hurt on the way to or from your house, so the gutters can prevent this from happening.