Damaged Gutter Downspout

This damaged gutter downspout looks like it has been hit by few cars or even a moving truck. There won't be a lot of water flowing properly from this downspout and tell it is prepared.

This damage is very easy to spot by a novice home inspector. You can also see the stucco is damaged behind the gutter downspout.

This gutter is not draining into a good spot either. The water will be draining next to the building foundation which could eventually cause problems. Area drains should have been installed for this gutter drain to remove the water off of the property safely.

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