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How can I keep my guttering pipe in place?
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Question: I have a long straight gutter coming down from the roof onto a flat roof where it joins a 90-degree guttering pipe which goes into another that connects into another that runs off a flat roof – the question is the 90-degree one keeps coming off, what can I do to keep it in place?

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Answer(s):

Jason Webb, A J W Painting Contractors Ltd, Addlestone

Small screw.

Sean Saunders, Sean Saunders Painting & Decorating, Sherborne

As Ajw said small screw, keeping the screw high as not to leak.

Arthur Cooper, Aintree Roofing Services, Liverpool

If it’s PVC guttering you’re talking about, a strong PVC solvent glue will work or if it’s metal, it may need to be fixed into position with brackets.

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