How to Repair a Hole in Your Gutter
A hole in your gutter can cause damage to your property. Eric Stromer shows you how easy it can be to fix it yourself.
Step 1: Head in the Gutter
A hole in your gutter can cause damage to your property. Luckily, it’s easy to fix it yourself. First, clean the dirt away from the hole with a wire brush or sandpaper, then wipe it with acetone and let it dry.
Step 2: Patch It
Use a putty knife to cover the hole with patching compound, and place a piece of roof repair fabric over it. Apply another layer of patching compound.
Step 3: Foiled Again
Or you can use roofing cement and heavy duty aluminum foil.
Items You'll Need
- wire brush or sandpaper
- patching compound
- roof repair fabric
- roofing cement
- heavy duty aluminum foil