Gutter Types



 

 

 

Steel Gutters

Steel Steel Steel


There are various types of steel gutters that are sold. Cost and longevity are some major concerns with them. Galvanized steel is a commonly used product and there are higher grades of steel such as Galvalume and stainless steel. Steel gutters are strong but heavy to work with if you are installing yourself. Steel gutters also come painted.

 

 
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Facts

An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms...

An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms at the edge of a roof and prevents melting snow (water) from draining off the roof. Contrary to popular opinion, gutters do not cause ice dams.

FAQ's

Q. Can I paint my gutters?

A. Yes, but it is not recommended, for it will void any paint finish warrantees, and will shorten the life of the gutters as paint will more easily peel and chip away from the aluminum.