Gutter Empire LLC

Portland gutter cleaning service

Gutter Cleaning

Gutter cleaning is important to ensure the gutters of the building are working in the right way. As the weather in Portland is extremely unpredictable, it gets even more essential for house owners to make sure that the gutters are clean and free from debris. But it is not possible for the homeowners alone to clean the gutters and this is where professional assistance is required.

We, at Gutter Empire, offer gutter cleaning services to different homeowners in Portland and nearby areas. We are known for our excellent service that ensures good functionality of the gutter. When you choose Gutter Empire, you can be sure that you are investing in a service that is going to offer you 100% satisfaction.

When you should get Gutter Cleaning?

Ignoring gutter cleaning and maintenance will lead to severe damage not just to the gutter but also to the roof and walls of the house. You may end up spending much more in repairing the roof and walls of the house if you have not invested in maintaining the rain gutter. Hence, when you notice a few symptoms such as water leakage, plants growing on the roof edge, sagging gutter, and pests intervening in the house, you should definitely give a call to the gutter cleaning service providers.

Also, you should call up the gutter cleaning experts when you notice a change in season and expect rain or after a few days of rainfall.

If you are not able to maintain the cleaning of the gutter in all such cases, you should at least get the cleaning and maintenance done twice a year. When you contact us for the gutter cleaning, we reach your location and offer exclusive cleaning ensuring proper flow of water.

The Importance of Seasonal Gutter Cleaning

While gutter cleaning twice a year is the best thing to do, you may even have to do it depending on the season. As Portland is known for its rapid seasonal changes, many houses even go for gutter cleaning four times a year for the best results. The cleaning frequency will depend upon the location where you are residing. For example, if you stay at a place with lots of greenery around, you may have to get the gutter cleaned more frequently to get rid of leaves, twigs, and debris falling on the gutter from the nearby trees.

Spring season is the time when you will find most branches and leaves falling from the trees, clogging your gutters. Also, there might be some debris from the winter season as well. Early Fall is the most crucial time when you should consider cleaning the gutters.

When you have cleaned the gutters well in Early Fall, you can stay ready for heavy snowfall during the winter. But you cannot predict the weather in Portland, so you should also get at least an inspection done by the start of winter and get the cleaning done, if necessary. While cleaning, make sure that the technicians check nothing is clogged and that the water flow is smooth. This can be one of the best things to do to get ready for the winter and stay away from issues such as leakage and dampness.

Not just in winter, but gutter cleaning is also essential during the summers in Portland. During summer, the wind is high which can bring and accumulate debris in the gutter. Also, have a check for any mold that may have grown during the spring rains.

Check and clean the gutter in all four seasons to keep you free from the hassle of calling the cleaning experts in extreme urgency. Often when the situation has gone bad, you may have to spend more on cleaning and maintenance. It may happen that you have to get the gutter repaired too. So, if you wish to save on your gutter maintenance, it is ideal to get gutter cleaning done every season.

Why should you choose Gutter Empire for Gutter Cleaning?

Complete Gutter Cleaning

Our professionals will clean the entire gutter system, removing all the clogs such as weeds, grits, and others. Not just from the drainage area but also we will ensure cleaning of debris from the entire gutter system.

Water Flow Test

After all the clogs are removed and we have cleaned the gutter system, we conduct a water flow test to ensure that the water is flowing in the right way. The water flow test also lets us know whether there are further blockages or not that we can remove and clean to avoid any future hindrances.

Proper Inspection

During the cleaning, our technicians also check through the entire gutter system to check whether there are any damages anywhere or not. If there are any damages noticed, our technician will report it to you so that you can take instant action to fix it. Of course, repairing damages that are mild at present will save you from any bigger expenditure later on.

Property Protection

Other cleaning companies may not take responsibility for any property damage that may have happened during the cleaning and maintenance of the gutter. But we are insured and we take complete responsibility for any property damage that would happen. But in the first place, our professionals take utmost care that no such damages occur.

Customer Support

Apart from technicians who take care of your gutter system, we also have a professional team of customer service professionals. Whether you wish to book us for a gutter cleaning session or you have a query related to our services, we have a team that promptly responds to you. Also, if you have a problem related to our services, we are always patient enough to listen to you and then provide the required solution.

You have already invested enough in building your home. We also do not want you to face any trouble that may lead to further investments such as repairing damages every year. Hence, we are here to offer you quality service so that you do not have to worry about durability for a long time.

You do not have to worry about the expenses because we offer quality services at competitive rates so that they can meet your budget. Contact us to get a free estimate so that you can know why we are one of the best and most reliable gutter cleaning service providers in Portland.


Gutters and roofing systems form an integral part of a home’s well-being. Gutters mainly channel and control the flow of water – protecting the roof, walls, foundation, and landscaping. Simply keeping your gutters clean can prevent 95% of all water intrusion. Clogged gutters can cause huge damages and compromise the property’s overall integrity. Listing out a few reasons for which you must have your gutters cleaned regularly:

  • Clogged gutters can damage your roof: clogged drains will hinder the proper water flow, eventually causing rainwater to overflow. This overflowing will damage your roof and require expensive repairs.
  • Clogged gutters can become a hub for pests: debris accumulation in gutters can become a good hub for pests, rodents, and infestation by disease-causing organisms. It may cause a health hazard to your family.
  • Your home’s foundation might get damaged due to clogged gutters. When gutters overflow, the water will drip or flow too close to the foundation and compromise its stability.
  • Protect the value of your home: clogged gutters often affect the aesthetic value of your home and generally lower the overall valuation of your home.
Gutter cleaning cost in Portland, Oregon is totally depends on various factors such as the house’s height.

  • The span between the two consecutive cleaning of your gutters.
  • Are there any obstructions in cleaning.
  • Placement of gutter guards and filters in between.

The average cost for cleaning gutter would ideally reside somewhere between $1 and $2 per linear foot of channels.