Grayson’s Blog

  • Gutter Cleaning and Downpipes

    Gutter Cleaning and Downpipes

    Gutter Cleaning and Downpipes in Melbourne We often explain to our gutter cleaning customers that one of the biggest causes of roof gutter blockage and overflow is the lack of downpipes. During a big storm there can be hundreds of litres per minute coming off the roof into the gutters. Many houses do not have […]

  • How to test gutter water flow

    How to Test your Gutters for Water Flow

    The only way to fully test guttering for correct water flow is to flush the gutters with water. First remove all the loose debris (we do this with gutter cleaning hand tools). Once the gutters and downpipe entrances are clear of dirt and leaves you can conduct a water test. With a hose fill the […]

  • Cleaning Blocked Roof Valleys

    Cleaning Blocked Roof Valleys included in Gutter Clean

    Our gutter cleaning service includes clearing all roof valleys, it also includes cleaning all roof channels, roof sumps and downpipes. If your house is surrounded by tall gum trees you may know the frustration of seeing thousands of leaves and tree debris covering your valleys. The presence of this debris on your roof can cause major […]

  • Leaf Diverters and gutter cleaning

    Leaf Diverters and Gutter Cleaning

    Our professional gutter cleaners also clean out your leaf diverters! Find out more in this article. Cleaning and unblocking of leaf diverters is one of the many important aspects of a quality gutter cleaning service. Leaf diverters are normally installed as part of the filtering system of rainwater tanks. Many people will have the roof gutters […]

  • Wackiest Bird Spikes Install, Ever!

    The wackiest bird spikes install we’ve ever seen was inside the floor of a box gutter, learn how we can advise on more suitable bird control options! We’ve installed bird spikes on many different surfaces. Normally bird spikes are installed onto ledges and parapet edges of roofs. Some other places where we install bird spikes […]

  • Concrete tiles gutter cleaner

    Different Roof Tiles can make Gutter Cleaning easier

    Gutter Cleaning on Tiled Roofs Which type of roof tiles you have on your house can make a difference when it comes to gutter blockage. About half of the roof tiles in Melbourne are concrete and the other half are mostly terracotta. In newer constructions concrete tiles are becoming more common, concrete tiles are often […]

  • Easy to remove gutter protection by Grayson's

    Choosing the right gutter protection mesh

    Some gutter protection systems fail in the springtime. They give you good protection during summer, autumn and winter but in spring, fine particles of pollen seeds and bark penetrate the mesh. Finer mesh designs may be better at protecting your gutter in spring. The quality of the mesh you’re buying is important. The holes in a leaf guard […]

  • The Grayson's Gutter Cleaning and Window Cleaning trademark

    The original Grayson’s Trade Mark™

    The original Grayson’s™ trademark from 2009 will soon reach it’s 10th anniversary. Grayson’s Gutter Cleaning and Grayson’s Window Cleaning are here to stay! We’ve serviced residential, commercial and industrial buildings since our beginning on the 14th of December 2001; the window cleaner cartoon you see in the logo was drawn only a few weeks before. Originally the […]

  • Bird proofing TV antennas with bird spikes

    Bird Spikes on TV Antennas

    Are you tired of seeing pest birds perching on your TV antenna? We have the expertise and the equipment to safely access your roof and install our bird spikes on to the horizontal sections of your television antennas. Installation of these bird spikes will not interfere with your crisp TV picture quality! TV antennas are […]

  • Installing bird spikes on a window ledge

    Repair of Bird Control Systems

    We often come across old bird proofing and bird control systems on roofs and building ledges. Bird control barriers like bird spikes can deteriorate with age and exposure to harsh weather. We can replace old bird spikes, usually with modern improved parts. Up on top of roofs it is very common to find pieces of […]