Seamless gutters are the most popular type today. Seventy-five percent of all gutters installed throughout the nation are Seamless Gutters. The biggest selling point is that they don't have any seams which could potentially leak.
The sections join only at inside and outside corners. Seamless gutters are usually formed from aluminum that has a baked-on finish, but they may be made from copper also. They are made with a special machine that's brought to your home. To ensure proper installation, check references, and drive by finished jobs. They are made with a
special machine that's brought to your home and extruded onsite to custom fit
Next you want to compare the price, the durability, maintenance requirements and warranties when buying gutters. The price of gutters range from about $2.25 to $30 per linear foot depending on the type, style and material you choose.
- Aluminum gutters never rust, they are easy to paint, come in a variety of colors and are more affordable, which makes them more common. Aluminum gutters run $2.25 to $9 per linear foot.
- Copper doesn't require any finish, doesn't rust and last longer. Copper is a high end product that provides a very prestigious design element. The price ranges from $16 to $30 per linear foot.