Which 1st - Paint or Gutters?


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Old 05-28-08, 03:01 PM
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Question Which 1st - Paint or Gutters?

We are going to have new gutters installed, and we are going to paint ourselves. What to do 1st? Paint, or have the gutters installed?
 
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Old 05-28-08, 07:39 PM
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Optimal to paint first, but if the wood is in good shape, I've seen an awful lot of homes that never painted the trim before the gutters went up.
 
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Old 05-28-08, 09:27 PM
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Prime and paint the fascia first, if at all possible. Everything else can be painted later. If you're worried about leaning ladders against the gutter, get yourself a pair of ladder stand-offs so that you don't lean the ladder directly against the new gutters.
 
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Old 05-29-08, 04:58 AM
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I agree!! You will never have another chance to paint behind the new gutters.

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paint !!,or cap it with aluminum with baked enamel finish
 
 

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