What Is a Seamless Rain Gutter?

What Is a Seamless Rain Gutter?

Seamless Gutters Are Installed All in One Piece, So There Are No Seams!

One of the most important parts of our roofing systems are the gutters. Without gutters, areas on your roof like your fascia and soffit will get damaged and require fascia repair service. When it comes to gutters, we never really think that there are different types. However, there are different designs of gutters that can provide a lot of advantages for your home. One of these types is seamless gutters. A seamless gutter is a gutter system that is constructed in one whole piece instead of several different pieces. This is great as this kind of gutter is customized specifically to your home and doesn’t require a ton of pieces. Because they are made out of one piece of metal, usually aluminum, they don’t have any seams, which means that they won’t leak! This is a huge plus considering gutters are used to transport water off your roof, as well as keep water off your home. If you would like to learn more about seamless gutters, call Affordable Gutters Plus LLC at 770-735-4433!

Seamless Vs. Regular Gutters

When homeowners are in the market for a new gutter, they tend to have to choose between seamless and regular gutters. When we say “regular gutters” we mean the gutters that come in different pieces and then they are installed on the edge of the roofline. It’s important that before you choose which is the best for you that you know the pros and the cons. With regular gutters, you will have an easy installation, which means you will have your gutters faster, but because there are different pieces that make up the whole gutter, there is a potential for leaks. Seamless gutters, however, are strong because they are made of aluminum, and because they don’t have any seams, there is no risk of leaks. The cons for seamless are that they can be a bit costly and you will need a roofer who has the knowledge to perform this type of gutter installation.

Why Choose Seamless Gutters?

While the cost of seam gutter installation can be a bit much, there are so many reasons to choose seamless gutters.

  • Custom Made: Because they are made specifically for your roofing system, they are guaranteed to fit well. When they fit correctly, they are able to do their job properly.
  • Fewer Issues: There can be a ton of issues with regular gutters, including leaks, clogs, and backups. Because there are no seams in a seamless gutter, you don’t have to worry about these types of issues.
  • Easy Maintenance: Maintenance is easy because you don’t have to do it as often than you do with regular gutters. Since there aren’t seams, leaves and debris can’t get stuck in the joints.
  • Visually Appealing: Regular gutters have those joints and fasteners that make them really unattractive, but a seamless gutter has none of those things for you to worry about.

Another great way for homeowners to keep their roofs in great shape is with roof drainage. If you are interested in roof drainage installation for your Canton, GA home, please call our roofers at 770-735-4433!