Do You Nail Or Screw Gutters?

Nailing gutters is the traditional method and has been used for many years. The main advantage of nailing is that it is generally quicker and easier to do than screwing. Nailing also doesn’t require any special tools – just a hammer. However, there are a few disadvantages to nailing gutters. One is that nails can … Read more

How Should Rain Gutters Be Installed?

How should gutters be installed? Locate downspouts in unobstructed areas where water can be directed away from the house. … Place downspouts in inconspicuous locations if possible. Install oversized 3×4-in. … Slope long gutter runs (40 feet or more) down both directions from the middle and put a downspout on each end. Do gutters go … Read more