Your gutters are an integral part of your home as they can catch the rainwater that runs off your roof and divert it safely away from your home. This protects your home from any kind of moisture damage as a result. When you need to replace your gutters, however, you shouldn’t buy the first system you see. Instead, you should always consider your options carefully. One way you can do this is by asking your gutter installer a few important questions.
Are Your Gutters “Seamless”?
Not every gutter system is a seamless gutter, and, likewise, not every gutter installation company can offer it. Therefore, if you’re looking for a seamless gutter system for your home, ask your installers this question to see if they offer it and can install it on your home.
Should I Choose Aluminum or Galvanized Gutters?
When it comes to materials, there are two popular materials you can consider for your gutter system: aluminum and galvanized. Galvanized gutters were the standard until the 1980s and were popular due to their malleability and easy installation. However, they were prone to corrosion and decay.
The second material you can consider, meanwhile, is aluminum. Aluminum gutters are the present industry standard and owe their popularity due to their strength and durability, and the fact that they can easily be formed on-site.
Need someone who can help you replace your gutters? Look no further than Goodrich Roofing. Give us a call at (505) 219-4450, or fill out our contact form to request a free quote. We serve homeowners in Albuquerque and other nearby areas.