Old Gutters And Rotting Fascia In Knoxville. This home in West Knoxville, TN, requires new gutters and fascia. The gutters are old and have been failing for some time. The gutters typically overflow, allowing water to get behind and into the fascia wood. The fascia on this house has rotted and feels spongy to the touch. Litespeed proposes new six-inch gutters to divert the water flow better and prevent the new fascia from rotting.