Gutter How To & DIY
Improve the value of your home by discovering our gutter step-by-step tips & ideas.
Wondering if gutters are necessary for your home? Read our detailed guide to determine whether or not you need a gutter system.
Take action to keep downspouts running freely before those shade trees start shedding in earnest.
Here are the steps, tools, and costs you’ll need to add gutters, downspouts, and rain barrels to your house.
Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva installs an alternative to a gutter where a traditional one does not work
Ask This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shows Kevin O’Connor a few ways to handle storm water, including French drains, channel drains, and dry wells
A step-by-step guide to installing DIY gutters with corrugated downspouts and decorative cast-aluminum brackets.
We provide you everything you need to know about how to select and maintain these unsung heroes of roof-water management.
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to maintain aluminum gutters and downspouts
These factory-molded substitutes look just like traditional wood, but they'll never leak, rot, or need paint
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva has a fast fix for a dripping rain gutter
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to install aluminum gutters.
Our experts help you address 9 little trouble spots around your home before they cause big—as in big bucks—damage down the road