2017

Yearly Archives

  • Ladder safety at work and home

    How to use Ladders Safely at Work and Home

    If you use ladders in the workplace and at home, being safety conscious is important in order to lower the risk of a fall and a potentially serious injury. How safety conscious are you when it comes to ladders? It can be easy not to give safety a second thought when you’re up a ladder […]

  • Gutters flooding in Melbourne

    Massive Rainfall Flooding Gutters across Melbourne

    Don’t wait till it’s too late to unblock your Roof Gutters. Since Thursday the weather forecasters have been warning of massive rainfall. We have been inundated with bookings for immediate gutter cleaning in Melbourne. Grayson’s Gutter Cleaners are out in force. There could be more big summer rains coming, so call us ASAP to arrange […]

  • Gutter blocked by an exotic plant growth

    Worst gutter blockage of the YEAR – 2017

    This roof wins the prize for worst case of blocked gutters we’ve seen all year! Recently at a house in Upwey, Melbourne we found this plant growing in a customer’s gutters. Our cleaners had to cut out the base of the plant and then gradually uproot it. The roots had even spread under the first tiles and […]

  • The first step in roof cleaning is to spray the lichen with a weed killer or similar chemical. About 2 weeks later the moss and mould will be dead, then the pressure washing can commence.

    How to Find a Roof Cleaner for Pressure Washing

    Roof Cleaning: Why You Need to Remove Moss and Mould Many people love the look of moss, but while it’s perfectly at home in a rainforest, your roof isn’t the place you want to cultivate it! A build-up of mould, moss or lichen can potentially lead to structural damage, and may prevent rain from running […]

  • roof gutter cleaning

    How Roof Gutters Can Silt Up – Even Without Any Trees Around

    Did you know that your gutters can fill with dirt, even if there are no overhanging trees? Here’s why all gutters eventually need cleaning. If you don’t have any trees overhanging your gutters, it can be very tempting to think that gutter cleaning isn’t necessary. But before you decide to cross “cleaning the gutters” off […]