Scott-Lee Guttering specializes in copper gutter installation.
Copper gutters can add the quality of beauty and elegance to your home. In addition, they serve a great functional purpose. They come in a variety of styles and have several benefits. If you are in the market for a new gutter system, consider some of the benefits of having copper gutters installed on your new or existing home.
The Benefits of Copper Gutters
Gutters that leak can cause many problems to your home. Faulty gutters can damage your home’s siding, foundation, roof, and landscape. It can result in the growth of mold and mildew inside and outside your home.
One of the ways to discourage these problems is to have copper rain gutters installed on your house. Consider some of the benefits of copper gutters:
- Can last 80+ years
- They are very strong and durable
- They do not rust or rot
- Gives your home an elegant look
- Require less maintenance than other types of gutters
- Increased value and curb appeal to your home
In addition to these benefits, copper gutters can withstand extreme weather conditions. Copper develops a patina over time; this protects the metal and therefore rarely needs maintenance. Copper is very durable in both function and appearance.
Ogee or “K-style” and half round gutters and various downspout options are available in copper as well. Our skilled installers will solder each seam when working with copper to ensure the potential for leaks is eliminated. Several factors dictate what size product should be used on a given project. A Scott-Lee salesman can provide guidance concerning which products would be most effective on your project.
The upfront cost of copper gutters can be more expensive. However, they add more value to your home, last much longer than other types of materials, and do not require as much maintenance.
St. Louis Copper Gutter Installation
Scott-Lee Guttering Company, Inc., has been helping people in St. Louis and St. Charles since 1986 make gutter installation decisions.