How To PERMANENTLY Fix Leaks Behind Rain Gutters

author TomWylie   2 год. назад

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How to Repair a Leaky Gutter - This Old House

This Old House general contractor Tom Silva has a fast fix for a dripping rain gutter. (See below for a shopping list and tools.) Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: Full episode: How to Fix a Leaking Rooftop Vent Pipe: How to Repair a Wobbly Newel Post: How to Screen Large Utility Boxes With Plantings: Shopping List for How to Repair a Leaky Gutter: - ⅜-inch-thick x ¾-inch-wide x 8-foot-long pressure-treated wood strips - silicone caulk Tools for How to Repair a Leaky Gutter: - caulk gun - table saw (optional), used for ripping wood strips Follow This Old House: Facebook: Twitter: Pinterest: G+: Instagram: Tumblr:

Replacing rotted fascia board.

Replacing rotted trim fascia wood. Fascia boards replacement step by step. This video will give you and idea about exterior fascia rotten wood replacement.

Should you choose 5" or 6" Gutters

Thinking of switching from 5" to 6" gutter then watch this short video! ►EVERYTHING GUTTER SPECIAL! ►Become a professional NOW - ►Remember to hit that LIKE button if you enjoyed it :) ►NEW VIDEO EVERY 1st and 15th of the month! ►My Links: Twitter: Facebook: Tumblr: Instagram: ►If we are not in your area:( Find a Local Gutter Installer, no personal information required. Here you will find a list of every known gutter installer -

Speed square basics - How to use one

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Adding overhang to your roofs edge

Not enough overhang at the bottom will cause the water to fall between eavestrough and fascia.

Have rain water dripping out from between your facia and gutters?
This can be frustrating, and also creates a dangerous situation on porch steps during freezing weather. Not to mention the potential for rotting out your facia boards!

Learn how to PERMANENTLY fix this problem with a simple sheet metal repair.

In this video I used:

Raytec Hangtite Gutter Brackets: (make sure you get the correct size for your gutter & install every 24 inches along gutter length).

And custom-ordered sheet metal flashing from local metal roof/siding/trim shop.

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