Gutter Installation by a Contractor

Installing

A professional or licensed gutter installer is the best choice in the long run for most home and building owners. Most gutter installers offer seamless gutters, and may also offer some form of leaf protection such as screens, gutter guards, or gutter covers.

You also want to be sure that your installer uses some type of internal hangers, not the inferior spike and ferule method, to attach your gutters to your house.


Tips for Choosing a gutter Installer

  • Ask for a home visit
  • Make sure they are Bonded/ Insured
  • Ask if their product or work is warranteed
  • Check how long have they been in business
  • Get a written estimate
  • Get references from former customers and check them
  • Contact your local Better Business Bureau
 

More Articles...


Name:
Phone:
Email:
Local Gutter Installers
City:
State:

All fields are required
Facts

Copper gutters may last...

Copper gutters may last 50 yrs, and galvanized steel gutters 20 years or less.

FAQ's

Q. Our home does not have a fascia board. It has exposed eaves with the rafters coming out. Can gutters be installed on this type of area?

A. There are several methods for hanging gutters from rafter ends. One method is to install fascia boards for mounting. Another is by installing hidden hangers and roof straps to install the gutter system.