A leader head can make or break the image that your home projects. The right one can make it aesthetically appealing to the eyes, increasing curb appeal. The wrong one can uncomfortably stick out like a sore thumb. Transition your home from a traditional one to one with class. Here’s a look at what gutter leader or conduction heads do and why you need to choose carefully:
Keeps Water Away from Your Structure
A leader or conductor head directs water from the roof straight to the drainage system. Because of it, you save on the plumbing required and end up keeping the aesthetics of the building. Leader heads project orderliness and stop dirty streaks from leaking joints across the surface. In general, people pay more for a house with a well-designed leader head installed.
They Can Match the Architecture
Along with the paint, garden, and home design, leader heads add to the design statement. Any person can see the mismatch between a well-designed house and a PVC or aluminum leader head. A variety of leader heads available match traditional as well as contemporary architecture. Your roofing specialist, Brownstone Roofing, offer leader heads that match your home design.
They Come in Molded or Stamped
Different levels of copper in leader heads result in durability. Modern ones have ultraviolet light stabilizer material that withstands long exposure to sunlight. Gutters and downspouts can be replaced quickly, but a leader head with a unique design might be hard to find. They are either molded using casts or formed out of sheet metal by stamping. Molding, on the other hand, offers single items with no joints and fixtures. Stamping provides more designs, sizes, and freedom to manufacture at short notice.
Turn to Brownstone Roofing, a leading storm damage repair company, for the right leader heads. As a GAF Certified™ roofer, we offer quality services and products. Brownstone Roofing serves Louisville, KY, residents. Call us today at (502) 242-7947 for a free estimate.