Did you know that gutters are the most important part of preventing water damage to your house? In the Pacific Northwest, the risk of water damaging your home is especially high. Ensuring your gutters are working properly is essential to keeping your home safe from leaks, flooding, mold, insect infestations, and more. Thankfully, maintaining your gutters isn’t too difficult. It’s even less of a hassle if you have gutter guards installed. However, there are some gutter problems that all Pacific Northwest homeowners should be aware of and watch for.