Anyone who attaches a gutter naturally wants the effort to be worthwhile and the drainage of the roof guaranteed for a long time. Particularly durable and visually beautiful is the execution in zinc.
Sufficient drainage to protect against water damage
Gutters ensure the drainage of rainwater. They thus serve to prevent damage to the facade and masonry by accumulated water, which runs through a downpipe.
When looking for the right material, you will also find the proven material zinc. Compared to other gutters, a rain gutter made of zinc is characterized by its very long durability and its resistance to environmental influences.
The patina, which forms over the years at the gutter, is a natural protective layer, which increases the resistance of the material even more.
Production in a special procedure
Gutters made of pure zinc, titanium zinc or galvanized sheet steel are available. Galvanized steel sheet undergoes a special process during production. The sheet is provided with an alloy of zinc, which makes it more durable.
Likewise popular are gutters made of titanium zinc. For this purpose, a mixture of zinc and small amounts of titanium and copper is produced. Troughs made of this material are very malleable, offer low thermal expansion, processing advantages and a shelf life of forty years.
Type of attachment
Choose style and personal taste for mounting your zinc gutter. Whether semicircular or box-shaped, suspended or internal gutters and roof gutters, the range of specialist retailers has a lot to offer.
The advantages of a zinc gutter are
- extremely long service life
- excellent corrosion and weather resistance
- even in heat only a small expansion of the material
- breaking strength
suppliers and prices
High-quality zinc gutters are offered on the Internet by
- gutter Buy.de, a reliable supplier
- Dachrinnen-shop.de, with a range of metal gutters
- Blechshop24.com, specializes in gutters
Rain gutters made of titanium-zinc in semi-circular design are already available from 7.30 Euro, zinc Box troughs are available from 7, - Euro per meter.Tips & Tricks If possible, do not combine zinc gutters with other materials. It could cause chemical reactions that damage the material. Water taken up by a copper gutter can damage a zinc gutter.