2009

Yearly Archives

  • Things you find in gutters

    Things you find in gutters

    Here is a list of some of the many different things that Grayson’s has found in our customers roof gutters and drainpipes while we perform gutter cleaning. Leaves, twigs, dirt, weeds, acorns, berries and nuts, earthworms, plastic rubbish, bones, dead birds, a dead rat, a possum, tennis balls, golf balls, ant nests, bird nests, spider […]

  • Massive gum tree towers over a house

    Worst Trees for blocking gutters

    Large trees around your home are usually the worst contributing factor in gutter blockage. Gum Trees are the worst trees in Australia for gutter blockage. One gum tree can drop so much rubbish all year round. Gum Trees also shed a lot of small to large twigs and branches, which can cover your roof. If […]

  • Installing pigeon spikes as a deterrent

    Pigeon bird proofing

    The acidic droppings and activity of the Rock Pigeon causes many millions of dollars damage to roofing every year worldwide. Bird Spikes can be a great way of deterring this bird from ledges. Some councils and pest controllers will trap and kill or shoot these birds in an attempt to eradicate them but within months […]

  • Indian Myna bird proofing

    The Indian Myna is an introduced pest and loves to terrorize native birds over the hollows of trees but with fewer trees around the Myna may find its way into residential and commercial roofs via any hole large enough and nest therein. Also known as “the rubbish bird” as it will collect plastic and paper […]