Gutters and Eavestroughs Installation in Bowmanville
Here we go again!
Another home in Bowmanville with downpipes that are 2” x 3”, which are quite undersized for a home of this size. If you’re going to do a downpipe, then do it properly!
In the photo on the right, you can see that they used roofing nails to go into the brick wall. It didn’t take much for this downpipe to come off. The home is only 5 years old, and I’m surprised it lasted this long.
And once the downpipe is on, and the strap has been connected with a 5/8” screw,
Here, you can see that we use a full strap with a lead drive to fully secure it to the wall.