If you’re ready to remove your old guttering, read on. However, we’ve outlined what to do to prepare for guttering removal in a previous post for you to read through before tackling the practical side of the job.
Before starting, it’s important to point out that because every property is different, there might be obstacles you run into that we haven’t covered. For this reason, it’s good to plan ahead and give the guttering a thorough inspection before starting any work. No one wants surprises when doing home maintenance!
To prepare for guttering and downpipe replacement, you almost have to start from scratch, as though fitting the section of guttering ‘as new’. We’re going to go through the steps of complete guttering replacement, but again, do seek professional advice if necessary. Always follow manufacturer’s advice, especially when using suggested tools and hardware.
Now that the roof guttering is in place, it’s time to fit the downpipe, which needs to lead to drainage.