Damage to the roof and fascia, which can result in roof problems and wood rot.
Water pooling near the foundation, which can cause a damaged or cracked foundation.
Poorly maintained, leaking or blocked gutter systems and downpipes can lead to water penetrating your brickwork leading to damp issues within your property.
Leaking gutters can be a costly problem for homeowners. Gutters work to direct water away from your windows, foundation, and other vulnerable parts of your home.
If the root cause of damp in your home is identified as poor gutter maintenance, this is known as preventative peril, then you may find that you might have to provide evidence of gutter maintenance taking place.
Cheap simple repairs now can prevent expensive problems in the future.