How to Create a Gutter Scoop From a Plastic Bottle

Turn an empty plastic bottle into a handy tool for cleaning out your gutters.

Recycle a plastic bottle with handle.

Leave lid on bottle.

Tilt bottle on its side.

Turn bottle so handle is on top.

Cut bottom off bottle at a slight angle.


Plastic fabric softener or bleach bottles make good gutter scoops.

Things You'll Need

  • Knife
  • Scissors
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