Gutters are an important part of your house as they collect all the rain water and dump it directly into the drain so that rain water doesn’t get collected near your building foundation and damages it from its base. Doing so will keep your building foundation strong and basement damp free. These gutters are made available in many materials and many designs that you may choose according to your needs and budget. The most effective of them all is the copper rainwater system which is preferred by most of the house owners and you may also have seen gutter system made of copper being installed in most of the houses.
These copper gutters are made available in K-style, half round and high back ogee. You can install any one of these according to your preference. Each style provides you with its own features and installation cost. These gutters look classy and can increase the appeal of your house.
Features of copper gutters
Some of the features of copper gutters are listed below.
- Extremely durable: Gutters made of copper are extremely durable as well as long lasting. These gutters are also made available in many other materials such as aluminum and iron, but these materials are not long lasting and require frequent maintenance and care. But copper gutters can withstand any kind of climatic condition whether you are living in hot country or cold country.
- Long lasting: Copper gutters are long lasting as copper is a less reactive metal that can last for many years without getting rust or corrosion or getting damaged by the atmospheric conditions. These gutters can last up to 100 years with proper maintenance and care.
- Minimal maintenance: These gutters require minimal maintenance. These gutters don’t need to be cleaned with debris and leaves from the tree. They don’t get clogged or need replacement very frequently. You can save a lot of money on your maintenance.