Material comparisons for metal guttering
of the guttering*
||At least 100 years
*Life expectancies of metal guttering systems shown are approximate and depend on the quality of the product, expertise of fitting, care and maintenance.
Once copper guttering is installed, which is easy with ready-made components and silicone sealant, the gutter will need very minimal maintenance. Besides its high corrosion resistance and attractive appearance it also acts as an algaecide and fungicide, keeping growths such as moss and lichens to a minimum with obvious advantages for rainwater harvesting and gutter maintenance.