Wood Gutter Installation
Our best advice is to talk to a contractor or gutter installer experienced in the installation and maintenance of wood gutters.
Wood gutter installation. About us we offer 5 residential and 6 commercial gutters galvinized half round copper half round aluminum painted half round aluminum fascia soffit wrap snow break installation gutter guard and leaf removal gutter cleaning. We service hartford new london ct. Services d l services. Wood wood is the 1 rated seamless gutter installation company using the finest quality material.
If you come across some old model houses you will notice that they have long wooden beams constructed along the walls. Gutters improperly pitched or that allow standing water will rot. If you decide to install wood gutters there are a few maintenance tips that you might not be aware of. It is very important to keep up with gutter maintenance to avoid having to replace your gutters frequently.
The downside is that it has to be painted at the time of installation and repainted every 8 to 10 years. Increasing the pitch within reason increases drainage and the leaf and debris cleaning ability of the gutter. The key to longevity of a wood gutter is proper pitch. Some companies that offer advice are home blue contractor network global wood and western wood products association.
These gutters can also be installed in combination with leaffilter gutter protection to maximize the effectiveness and defend your home from clogs. The minimum pitch should be1 4 for every 10 feet. Contact us for a free estimate. Wood gutters are passageways that allow rainwater from the ceiling to flow to the ground without affecting the walls of the house.
Traditionally tin has been used most often because it s affordable and easy to work with. These wood gutters must be lined with metal. Installing them is beneficial since they prevent the walls from getting damaged. Using copper to line box gutters is expensive but once it s installed it is maintenance free.
Find local contractors to install or completely replace wood gutters. Opting for a more durable gutter solution if you are tired with the upkeep of wood gutters on your home we recommend switching to an aluminum steel or vinyl gutter system. Deferring to their expertise and experience is the best way to ensure this substantial investment will be one that beautifies and protects your home long into the future. Properly maintaining your wood gutters can double the life span of the gutters.
Custom wood gutters are available for purchase by simply placing an order. Call for free quote. We have 40 color options to compliment you home s facade. Daren wood 540 570 1650.