How to Choose New Gutters

Most of us don’t think about our gutters very often – until we have to. Gutters play a huge role in water drainage, so if they become clogged or worn out, there could be significant damage to your roof, foundation, and the interior of your home.

If it’s time to replace your gutters, here are a few things to consider.

Gutter Glossary

Here are a few of the most common terms you’ll encounter when shopping for a new gutter system.


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What Type of Gutters Should You Choose?

Gutters are available in a variety of materials, such as vinyl, metal, and wood. In general, metal strikes the best balance between affordability and durability, so it’s a good choice for most homeowners.

Once you decide on metal, you’ll have to choose the specific type. Aluminum will be the most affordable, followed by coated steel, zinc and copper.

Other Options to Consider

When choosing gutters, you’ll also have to decide:

You will also have to perform regular maintenance to ensure that your gutters perform well and last as long as possible.

Got gutter questions? Contact The Chuba Company for a free quote to determine which option is right for your home and budget.

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