There is no such thing as a maintenance free gutter guard. If a representative from any gutter guard company in the world makes such a claim, RUN FAST. Your gutters are the defense against damage from water to your home. Our job is to protect your home from having clogged gutters and to prevent you from having to clean the muck from the interior. Mostly, the product will self shed from the wind, but on some homes the debris might have to be easily removed from the surface. The bottom line is that Leaf Solution will stop your gutters from ever clogging again!