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Guttering in South Ockendon

Guttering is an integral element of the roofing of your building. It provides aesthetic benefits as well as ensuring that rainwater that runs off your roof is effectively channeled from the edge of the building and down into drains. The key to selecting the best guttering for your property is understanding the needs of your current roof. For example, steeper or bigger roofs will demand guttering capable of channeling a larger flow of water. It may be tempting to simply replace like for like, but a specialist guttering company can survey the property to understand your requirements, and give you advice on the best guttering for your roof. Guttering is available in a range of types and materials. For materials, PVC is the most popular. PVC guttering is very inexpensive while still being resilient. It's available in an array of colours and styles. However, guttering is also manufactured from metal, usually either steel, aluminium or cast iron. While these materials are generally more costly than PVC, they also last longer and are well suited to period properties as they may have a more traditionally designed aesthetic. Different moulds of guttering will also affect the flow of the water. Half round and square guttering are standard and suit many properties, while deep flow or ogee guttering are suitable for use on properties that demand increased water flow. Ogee guttering also has a unique mould which has an impressive appearance. Guttering is also available in a range of colours, from traditional black or white to brown and grey. In addition, some PVC guttering can be purchased in a cast iron effect.

Average Gutter replacement cost in South Ockendon

The typical cost of Gutter replacement is £1000. Costs can change based on the materials and the contractor picked. The upper price range can be as high as £1150. The material costs are commonly about £250

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Gutter replacement installation cost in South Ockendon 2022

Labour cost £700
Material cost £250
Waste removal £50
Time frame: 1-3 days

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South Ockendon

South Ockendon is a town and also Church of England parish in the Thurrock district as well as unitary district in Essex in the East of England, United Kingdom. It is located on the boundary with Greater London, just outside the M25 motorway. The location to the north is North Ockendon. South Ockendon town ended up being a location for premade houses (prefabs) suiting bombed-out homeowners of East London/West Essex in the extremely late 40s. Much of the original post-war construction was carried out by former German prisoners of war. Most of these were knocked down in the late-1960s when a large Greater London Council estate, Lecaplan "concrete" building and construction residences-- the Flowers' Estate-- was developed to change them, again with pre-fabricated houses, albeit of an exceptional layout. The Lecaplan Type B type of pre-cast concrete (large panel concrete) balcony is constructed in rows of eight properties to a layout by J C Tilley as well as manufactured by W. & C. French. In the 1970s the Ford Motor Company factory at Aveley housed Ford's Advanced Vehicle Operations which constructed vehicles such as the RS1600. The plant was wound down progressively from the late 90's yet shut completely in 2004, when the last 150 work were shed. The majority of the 150 employees approved transfers to various other Ford or ancillary websites around Essex. The 'Aveley' plant was located along as well as west of the train line, beside Ockendon station in the Belhus Ward that part of Ockendon has now been become new real estate estates, with road names after renowned Ford automobiles in maintaining with the websites background.

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    New Look Fascias

    122 review(s)
    Based: in Swanley, BR8 7RZ

    Welcome to new look fascias, your local roofing company for professional and reliable domestic roofing About new look fascias New look fascias are a well established, family run business roofing company that specialise in all aspects roofing wor...

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    Nadine D., DN18
    5

    Roofline | Guttering in Barton-upon-Humber

    Very professional. Did an excellent job. Very pleased with the work polite, helpful and efficient service.

    Primoplastics and Roofing

    84 review(s)
    Based: in Kent, PR8 7SP

    Fully liability insurance provided we are a family run business that aim to please ,we have been roofing and fitting UPVC and guttering for well over twenty years all work is fully guaranteed and no payment or deposit is taken untill work is complet...

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    Wendy R., DA7
    5

    Roofline | Guttering in Bexleyheath

    Good professional service

    ROYAL ROOFING & BUILDING CONTRACTORS

    56 review(s)
    Based: in Wickford, SS12 9LA

    Royal roofing & building contractors ltd are a family run business with over 25 years experience in the roofing and building trade we have a long list of satisfied customers all over the south-east of England we offer guarantees with our work and we ...

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    Barry I., SS13
    4

    Roofline | Guttering in Basildon

    Very quick polite and plesent

    SOUTHWEST ROOFING & GUTTERS

    13 review(s)
    Based: in Amersham, HP6 6FP

    We are a family run busines we do have a 24 hour call out undertake insurance work and refrance ready available free quotes given on request fully insured we are specialist Installers of upvc gutters an fasca soffits cladding an rubber roof...

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    Suresh P., HA3
    5

    Roofline | Guttering in Harrow

    Very happy with the work carried out, came out twice more to sort out minor leak.

    THOMAS ROOF RESTORATION LTD

    25 review(s)
    Based: in Canterbury, CT4 7RT

    Thomas Roof Restoration are proud to work on your property as if it were their own. Based in Canterbury, covering Kent, South East London and the home counties, we work to see the job finished to your satisfaction whilst keeping your budget in mind

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    Matthew D., CT19
    5

    Roofline | Guttering in Folkestone

    Efficient service, came round same day to quote.

    Ltg home improvements ltd

    4 review(s)
    Based: in Chelmsford, CM1 1TB

    Hello my name is Lewis from LTG Home Improvements Ltd. I have been in the Roofing and Guttering trade for over 17 years and would be happy to assist with the following trades: Roofing, Gutter cleaning, repair, installation. Fascia and Soffit installa...

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    John F., SS7
    5

    Roofline | Guttering in Benfleet

    All work quoted for has been completed with great efficiency and I have been very please with the level of work they hav...

    AH Roofing & UPVC

    1 review(s)
    Based: in Ashford, TN27 9LG

    AH ROOFING & UPVC we are family run Business, with over 20 years experience , we take pride in our high standards of work and respect your property and home as owning a property and maintaining it is your greatest asset , Our prices are fair but n...

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    Michael W., ME12
    5

    Roofline | Guttering in Sheerness

    Had a very prompt and courteous response from Nathan I explained the issue with a downpipe and a separated joint on a lo...

    Bishop Roofing Building and Landscaping

    19 review(s)
    Based: in Essex, CM15 0HH

    we Are a family run business with over 30 years experience built on reputation Our services include all types of roofing from small repairs to complete new roofs including flat roofs , we also carry out extensions and all building works to tailor y...

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    Lynne N., CM5
    3

    Roofline | Guttering in Ongar

    Came but didn't go up and look at problem. Quoted from th ground and price was hefty.

    Weatherguard Home Improvements Limited

    21 review(s)
    Based: in Dartford, DA2 7JN

    We are an established company offering many services. Whether you need help with roof tiling , roof repairs, upvc, fascias, soffits, guttering or general maintenance were here to help with the best quality of service! All our work is guaranteed...

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    Steve B., BR3
    5

    Roofline | Guttering in Beckenham

    Efficient good work pleasant manner

    HOME PRIDE ROOFING AND BUILDING SOLUTIONS

    4 review(s)
    Based: in Dartford, DA12 4JN

    Homepride roofing and building solutions always finish our work to a high standard to satisfy customers, as we have tradesman to all work we take on. And all our work comes with a guarantee.

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    Andrew K., DA13
    4

    Roofline | Guttering in Gravesend

    Very polite. Cleared up any mess made. Nice family business. Recommended.

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    21 Oct

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Edward B

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    customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. property type: detached property owner: owner, work description: badly leaking guttering above a glass conservatory how many bedr...

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    Customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Property owner: Owner, Work description: There is gap in front side gutter , water is dripping

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    Enquiry from: Venkatesh P

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    Customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Property owner: Owner, Work description: There is gap in front side gutter , water is dripping

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    12 Aug

    Roofline | Guttering

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    01 Aug

    Roofline | Guttering

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    Customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Terrace, Property owner: Owner, Work description: Guttering repair

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    05 Jun

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Lee V

    Start Date: 1 to 3 months

    customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. property type: semi detached property owner: owner, work description: replacement or repair of existing as leaking in multiple pl...

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    07 May

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Marion W

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    customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. property type: terrace property owner: owner, work description: new guttering are you the property owner: owner of the property h...

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    23 Aug

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Shakeerat A

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    customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. property type: terrace, property owner: owner, work description: to change both front and back guttering time scale: immediate p...

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    15 Aug

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Hayley S

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    customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. property type: semi detached, property owner: owner, work description: new guttering front and back time scale: immediate please ...

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    14 Jun

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Brenda P

    Start Date: Immediate

    to replace roughly 5m of guttering at the front of my house and put in a downpipe time scale: immediate please call to appoint

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    15 Nov

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Jemma M

    Start Date: Immediate

    Guttering replaced front and back of house

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    11 Mar

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Barbara C

    Start Date: Immediate

    Customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Terrace, Property owner: Owner, Work description: To replace existing gotter

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    27 Aug

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Geraldine M

    Start Date: Immediate

    Replace guttering

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    16 Aug

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Jacqueline B

    Start Date: Less than one month

    repair of guttering on extension

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    24 Jun

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Richard P

    Start Date: Immediate

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    17 Apr

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Nicholas H

    Start Date: Immediate

    Customer visited the myguttering.co.uk site and submitted an enquiry. Property type: Semi detached, Property owner: Owner, Work description: Front and back. One down pipe (rear)

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    13 Sep

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Sheila B

    Start Date: Immediate

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    09 Aug

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Michelle P

    Start Date: Immediate

    gutterings replaced possibly down pipes if required and facias

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    25 Jun

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Yvonne W

    Start Date: 1 to 3 months

    Level out current gutter Time scale: 1-3 months Please call to appoint

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    22 May

    Roofline | Guttering

    South Ockendon - RM15

    Enquiry from: Adam M

    Start Date: Immediate

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    FAQs

    How do you replace gutters?
    The best way to replace gutters is to ask a reputable installer to do it for you. They have all the right safety equipment and knowledge to do it. But if you’re a competent DIYer, you could have a go at replacing the gutters yourself. If you do, you could save yourself an average of £359 on labour costs. The biggest risk from replacing guttering yourself is the height. Even if you’re on a secure ladder, if you’re not used to working at height you could seriously hurt yourself. If your home is a bungalow, the risk is lower, but anything two storeys and above carries significant risk. If you’re still happy to go ahead, there are a few things you’ll need to fit gutters yourself:
    • A sturdy ladder
    • Gloves and safety goggles
    • A hammer and nails to secure your fascia so it doesn’t fall down mid-replacement
    • A hacksaw – this will cut through uPVC guttering – just make sure you leave a margin of error with every cut you make
    • Cable ties or rope to secure the existing gutters while you dismantle them, so they don’t fall off
    • All the right fixings and brackets to secure the guttering
    • An electric drill and/or screwdrivers
    Once you’ve removed the old guttering, you can get started with the new ones. Follow these steps:
    1. Add a gutter bracket to the top of the fascia board at the opposite end to the stop-end outlet, if you have one. Then tie a piece of string around the base of the bracket.
    2. You’ll need to place the gutter outlet accurately over the drain. Hold a plumb line against the fascia directly over the drain, and mark that position with a pencil. Following the manufacturer’s advice on the number of screws to use, fit the gutter outlet no more than 50mm below the level of the roof tiles.
    3. Stretch the piece of string you tied on the bracket along the fascia board, and tie it to the outlet. Make sure you check with a spirit level that the string slopes towards the outlet.
    4. Mark the positions of the other brackets. They should be no more than 800mm apart, or 600mm if your roof is very steep. They also shouldn’t be any more than 150mm from a joint or fitting. Then fit the rest of the brackets.
    5. Fit a stop-end to the first length of gutter and clip it into position on the brackets. At the other end, fit a union piece and screw it into the fascia.
    6. Then fit the next length of gutter into it, and the next until you’re finished. Cut the last one to fit using your hacksaw before attaching a stop-end. Then make sure all the joints line up with the insertion depth marks on the fittings. Then you’re done!
    How to install guttering and downpipes?
    If you’re a competent DIYer, it’s not too difficult to install guttering and downpipes if you’ve got uPVC ones. uPVC is a type of plastic and therefore is relatively light, but if you’ve got cast iron or copper guttering you might find it more difficult to replace and install. When you install new guttering and downpipes, you’ll need to remove your old ones. It’s a good idea to tie some rope or cable ties around the existing guttering while you dismantle them so they don’t fall down. We’ve explained how to replace guttering in a previous FAQ, so here we’ll focus on the downpipes. It’s simple if you have the right tools, including a sturdy ladder, a drill and screwdriver and all the fixings and brackets you’ll need.
    1. Hang a plumb bob from the outlet to the drain to use as a guide while you draw several marks on the wall with a pencil to show you where the downpipe will run.
    2. Join the marks up with a straight edge, creating a line to show where the centre of the downpipe will be.
    3. Position a downpipe clip at the top of wall, in the centre of the pencil line. Mark the position of its fixing holes on the wall. If you need an offset bend, put a downpipe clip directly below the bend.
    4. Repeat the process down the wall. Make sure there is no more than 1.8 metres between pipe clips.
    5. Refer to the guttering manufacturer’s instructions to see which drill bit is required. Use a drill to drill the fixing holes and insert wall plugs.
    6. Fit the first piece of downpipe starting from the outlet and moving towards the drain.
    7. If you need to add more downpipe, join the two pieces with a pipe socket and clip. Leave a 10mm gap between the end of the pipe and the bottom of the pipe socket, because it will probably expand. Then attach a pipe clip over the joint.
    8. Continue attaching pipe clips down the length of the downpipe.
    9. If you need to, fit a downpipe show to direct the water into the drain. Attach a downpipe clip directly below the socket of the shoe.
    Although it seems easy, it’s always best to leave guttering works to the professionals. They’ve got experience with fitting neat and tidy guttering and downpipes, and they are used to working at height.
    What is a gutter?

    A gutter is part of the system that takes rainwater away from a building. Every home will have some form of guttering system to stop water from dripping off the roof and into the walls. It’s important to keep your gutters clear because if water starts to seep into your home’s walls, you’re likely to get damp.

    A guttering system consists of half pipes, troughs, bends and downpipes. They’re usually cylindrical in shape but they may be square on some homes and in countries outside of the UK. Technically, the gutter is the part that you’ll see across your roof that collects rainwater. The water will then feed into a downpipe from your roof’s edge to the base of your home, where you can collect it in something like a water butt, or it will be discharged to a surface water drain or soakaway.

    In early times, gutters used to be made from lined wood or stone. Lead was often used as the liner to stop rainwater from seeping through the material, but you won’t see it used much anymore. These days, most homes have uPVC guttering as it’s a hardwearing plastic that should last a long time. But you’ll also see gutters made from aluminium, cast iron and copper, especially on period homes or those in a conservation area.

    Every home needs a guttering system to ensure that rainwater doesn’t affect the foundations of the property. It’s also important to keep the gutters clear of debris like fallen leaves, as this will cause them to overflow, potentially causing water to soak into the walls and causing damp.

    Is it easy to replace gutters?

    If you live in an average home with an average amount of guttering and you’re used to a bit of DIY, it’s relatively easy to replace gutters. But if you have a home that’s more than two-storey or you have guttering that’s more complicated, it’s best left to the professionals.

    Lots of homes these days have uPVC guttering. uPVC is a hard-wearing plastic that will last a long time without much maintenance except your usual gutter clearing. It’s relatively light, so lots of people think it’s easy to replace uPVC gutters. If you live in a bungalow, you may be able to just use a ladder to take down your old guttering and replace it with new uPVC gutters, but if you live in a two-storey home it can be a bit more complicated. If you do attempt to replace your gutters yourself, make sure you’ve got a sturdy ladder that will comfortably reach the right height, and never rest it on the fascia or the guttering itself.

    If you have cast iron or copper guttering, this is much heavier and bulkier than uPVC. Certainly don’t try to replace these on your own – make sure you have another competent DIYer to help you. Reputable roofline specialists will use scaffold towers to make it easier to handle heavy gutters and they will always work in pairs on this type of guttering, so make sure you have the right tools and equipment to work with.

    Just because it’s easy to replace gutters, it doesn’t mean you should. It’s better to ask a reliable roofline company to help you, since they have the skills to fit guttering properly and have experience with working at height.

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