In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The money is needed for repairs to the roof, high-level stonework renovation and the replacement of vital guttering.
- Check the condition of the gutters and, for replacement, use good quality cast iron or cast aluminium guttering and downpipes.
- In the past year, lights have been ripped from their fixings, the security system has been targeted and guttering hauled from the roof.
- An investigation has been launched after cast iron guttering fell from a building and struck a passer-by.
- But if you're climbing up a ladder to get to your guttering make sure you take care, and get somebody to hold the ladder for you.
- Architectural fragments including stone guttering remain in the modern cemetery.
- Building A has no glazing or guttering, no ground floor or access to the first floor, no service fittings or internal finishes.
- Then the fine tuning of the components takes place, such as guttering for rain and snow protection.
- It went up in flames very quickly, causing great damage to the front door and the guttering above, also causing a lot of smoke and flame damage to the front of the house.
- He's a big lad, he can clean out your guttering without standing on a ladder
- When cleaning the guttering of a bungalow, always place one's stepladders at right angles to the exterior walls.
- Work has begun on re-slating, rebuilding chimney stacks, clearing guttering, sand-blasting, rendering and pointing.
- And, within the past few weeks, the council has spent more money on giving the home, along with others nearby, new guttering and pointing.
- The guttering to the front and rear roof slopes is blocked and leaking to joints and requires clearing and an overhaul.
- Check guttering to ensure it is free of moss and leaves.
- A length of wooden guttering ran along the front, with a downspout at the end for disposing of rainwater.
- She was aware that her neighbour had previously been conned by callers who had replaced guttering and some of the roughcast on her bungalow walls.
- The resulting blaze almost destroyed the armour-plated double delivery doors to the building, as well as damaging windows and guttering.
- The lightning strike blew a crater in Margaret's front yard, cracking brickwork, smashing windows, melting guttering and water pipes and blowing up her hot water system.
- At this time of year, insurers advise checking roofs for loose tiles and guttering, as well as making sure any overhanging trees are in a healthy condition.
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