What is a Seamless Gutter System?

Seamless gutters are a great investment for those that want little maintenance and longevity.

Gutters & Gutter Installation

Now that storm season is upon us, it’s time to start considering getting your home ready for the ensuing weather conditions. Everyone focuses on their roof and windows, but many tend to neglect one of the hardest working aspects of their home structure: the gutters. Gutters are there to protect your home from water damage. More often than not though, homeowners deal with gutters that are clogged, damaged, or leaking all of which can lead to problems in the roof and home. Take a preventative measure and talk to a roofer about seamless gutter. These are a great investment for any home, especially getting into the storm season. Call SimpliRoofing today, (470) 361-2210, to discuss seamless gutters in Suwanee and Atlanta, GA.

What are Seamless Gutters?

These are a type of gutter where there are no seams, meaning, there is no break in the gutter. Typical aluminum gutters are considered sectional gutters, which means they are designed in 20 foot lengths that essentially “snap-together” every 20 feet or so. Comparatively, seamless gutters are practically seamless, with the only actual seams being at corners and where the gutter connects with the downspout.

Regardless of which type you choose for your home, gutters are important for helping to protect your home from water damage. Gutters drain water away from the roof, keeping it dry and preventing the build up of mold or mildew. If you are considering a seamless gutter installation, contact the reliable team with SimpliRoofing. We install all seamless gutter systems, including gutters like leafguard and more.

Depending on your needs, there are several types of gutter material that can be used for your home. Some of the best options are:

  • Vinyl: This is a great option because it is easy to install, doesn’t rust, and looks good.
  • Aluminum: Easy to install, impact resistant, and can be painted to match your style, aluminum gutters are a great investment.
  • Stainless Steel: These gutters are sturdier than vinyl or aluminum, but they are a bit more expensive.

Choosing the right material comes down to what needs you need met. Gutters are designed to move water away from the house to prevent water build up and damage. The material should help aide in that as well as be able to withstand the weather demands. Talk with a SimpliRoofing roofer today to determine what will be best for your roof.

Regardless of the type of roof you have, gutters are critical for maintaining your roofs ability to protect the rest of the home.

Benefits of Seamless Gutters

Seamless gutters are a great investment for homes in any weather conditions. There are many benefits to choosing this gutter system, including:

  • Perfect fit: Since seamless gutters are custom made for each home, you can be guaranteed they will accurately fit your home. Even if you are installing gutters with a metal roof, they will still be a perfect fit.
  • Little maintenance: Because of the lack of seams, these gutter systems don’t build up debris as much as traditional gutters do.  
  • Fewer clogs: And because there are fewer joints with seamless gutters, it also means there are fewer clogs or backups that can occur. You also won’t need your gutters cleaned as often, which can help save money.
  • Less likely to leak: With no seams, that means there is little to no chance for this gutter system to leak.
  • Longevity: Seamless gutters can be made out of any material, like copper, which is durable and long-lasting. Two great qualities to have for a residential gutter system.

At the end of the day, seamless gutters are an investment. They will be more expensive than traditional aluminum gutters, but they can save you money in the long run. Especially since these gutters help to reduce the buildup of mildew and mold, which can damage your home, but also create toxic air in your home. Before installing seamless gutters, have indoor air quality testing to make sure your home and the air you are breathing is safe.  

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to install gutters?

Clients should expect to pay between $1,050 and $2,400 for a gutter installation.

How long do gutters last on a house?

With regular maintenance and repairs, a gutter system can last 20 years.

Are gutters really necessary?

Yes, gutter help to direct water away from the roof preventing water damage while also helping to protect your home’s foundation and driveway from water pooling at the sides of your home.

What are the best gutters?

Generally speaking, vinyl, aluminum, and steel are considered some of the best options for gutters.

Are gutter guards worth it?

While gutter guards are nice because they can fit over existing gutters, they can still pose the problems of clogs and buildup. Speak with a licensed roofer today to go over what is the best option for your home.

Contact SimpliRoofing for a seamless gutter installation on your home.

Call Us Today for Quality Gutter Service

Want to know why so many homeowners trust SimpliRoofing with their gutter projects in Suwanee and Atlanta, GA? Call us today (470) 361-2210 to learn more about our services and to schedule your appointment for a seamless gutter installation.