How To Cut Downspout A Guide For A Rainy Day
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Most homeowners go their entire lives without ever having to worry about their aluminum downspouts.But, if you find yourself in the unlikely situation where you need to replace or repair it, you'll need to know how to cut downspout.
While you may be nervous or uneasy about tackling this project yourself, try not to worry.This easy to follow guide will help put you at ease, and in no time you'll be a pro at cutting downspout.What You'll Need Fortunately, this is a job that doesn't require a lot of tools.
You'll be able to get the job done quickly and easily with just a few supplies.Aluminum downspoutLadderTin snips, or a jigsaw with a metal cutting bladeDownspout crimperDownspout strapsDrill¾' self-tapping screwsCarpenter's pencilTape measureSafety gogglesGlovesStep I: Measuring Your first order of business will be to measure for your project.
Once you know how large you need the piece of downspout to be, you can mark your measurement on the downspout with a carpenter's pencil.If you're simply replacing a damaged downspout, you can remove the damaged one and use that as a template for the new downspout.
If you're unsure about how much downspout you need, or if you're tackling some gutter work in addition...