Instructions about cutting half-round gutters
Half round gutters are a necessary choice when you have a roof with rounded roof lines. Half round gutters can be made from a lot of materials, but copper and steel are still the most popular choices. You also add style to your home with half round gutters.
Never make long cuts when cutting half round gutters, just short cuts. You risk bending the gutter if you make long cuts and this will make the installation process a lot harder.
Always use very sharp tin snips don’t start to cut the half round gutters until you check this. If you do use blunt tin snip you might create irregularities in the cut. To avoid all this just use a sharpening blade you can find in any knife block and sharpen the blade.
After you make the measurements to determine the correct length of gutter you need, mark that area with masking tape. Center the tape over the area. This way you avoid fraying the metal while cutting it.