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Copper gutters come with both advantages and disadvantages. You can easily increase the aesthetics of the house by installing copper gutters to it. Unlike other materials, copper is very strong and durable, and gutters are being made out of it for a long time.
It would be very costly to install gutter made of copper, because of this material’s high value, therefore the price could reach about twice the value of an aluminum gutter installation.
It isn’t easy installing copper gutters by yourself. You need knowledge about soldering the joints and corners, and this kind of expertise is only found with a professional, therefore adding another expense to the investment.
Copper is still being used for such a long time because its great look and resistance to hard conditions. Rusting is not a problem for copper; neither is cracking or braking, like it is for plastic gutters.
Also copper gutters are compatible with so many different types of roofing like the ones made of cedar shakes, composing roofing or slate.