Novel use of a hop up

Discussion in 'Gutter & Fascia Cleaning' started by Smurf, Jan 3, 2015.

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  1. Smurf

    Smurf Banned
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    I discovered a novel use of a hop up today as you do :D

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  2. Tuffers

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    The bench thing? Those tight alleys make hard work of getting on a ladder eh Smurf :D
     
  3. Smurf

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    Even harder when you have got a big santa belly like mine Tuffers :laugh:

     
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    I tend to grab the highest rung I can and haul myself up. Like you say, not easy when you're a bat fastard :confused:
     
  5. Duncs

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    smurf your having a laugh you never got up there
    thats tight
     
  6. Smurf

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    I used the hop up so I could get on the ladder then removed a broken bit of tile first. Then re-seated the corner joint as what I thought looked to be leaking.

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    It turns out water is going down the back of the fascia.
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    Could have climbed that without ladders smurf lol
    Just wedge my gut in the gap and shimmey up
     
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    I could not get me feet in the gap let alone me gut until I used me hop up. Then it still was a bit of a struggle for an old fb like me :D
     
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