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guttering

(gŭt′ĕr-ĭng)
Cutting a channel or groove in a bone.

guttering

the cutting of a gutter-like excision in bone.
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Checking and repairing guttering and downpipes usually involves working on a ladder, but this can, of course, be dangerous.
This is mainly because plastic guttering is lightweight and easy to handle and all the components are easy to fix, whether it be joining sections together or connecting to downpipes.
If the guttering becomes damaged or blocked, it may put your home at risk from water penetration or damp.
3Dry the guttering with an old cloth and use a wire brush to remove loose rust from around the joint then use the edge of a screwdriver to remove as much old, cracked putty as possible.
Make sure the gutters are firmly supported by their brackets and that the guttering flows down towards the downpipe, with no sags where water can gather.
Cast-iron guttering is usually found in older properties.
Early spring, particularly after the start of the DIY season at Easter, is a good time to tackle one of those regular maintenance jobs that isn't particularly appealing but is essential nonetheless - overhauling your guttering.
If you can see the joints of cast iron guttering are leaking, it may be because the putty originally used to seal the joint has dried out.