OGEE Gutter Profiles

If your gutter system has many twists and turns then you are probably experiencing some issues with drainage. Gutters needs to be functional but also need to carry an aesthetic that adds to your home’s beauty, rather than taking away and hence the wide range of gutters available for purchase and installation. For homes that have many twists and turns, …

The Gutter Installation Process

The installation process for guttering takes teamwork, precision and skill all of which are factors that make GutterScience one of the best gutter manufacturers and installers in the Cape Town Metropol. Our team takes pride in work well done and we follow a process managed by a teamleader who ensures that the Gutterscience standard is never compromised. At the Factory The team leader or …

The benefits of seamless aluminium guttering

Many individuals in the construction and gutter industry will suggest buying a seamless aluminium gutter system for your home or office when talking about the best gutter but, what is the real benefit of a seamless gutter and why an aluminium one? We have listed a few of the biggest benefits of installing seamless aluminium guttering that will give you …

Common Gutter Problems

Gutters can easily be damaged due to the harsh conditions they are faced with on the outside of your home or business. We have listed a few of the most common gutter problems: Clogged Gutters: Clogged gutters are probably the most common gutter problems. When left unattended for long periods of time, gutters are exposed to harsh windy and rainy …

How OGEE Gutters Are Made

OGEE gutters are the most common type of gutters used in the industry, their name an architectural name given to an S-shaped line or moulding. The OGEE gutters have been around for many years and can be found in many old residential homes and commercial historical buildings around South Africa. Although a relatively old guttering profile, OGEE is still a …

The History of Gutters

Collecting rainwater for drinking and channel water for irrigation is a practice that dates back to ancient times with the first record of gutters being 3000BC in the Harappan civilization that resided in what is today known as Pakistan. Gutters were used in many other civilizations such as the Roman Empire who then brought gutters to Britain where it became …