1. What are the suitable accessories for Galvalume gutters?
Answer:Accessories need to have at least the same amount of corrosion resistance that Galvalume has.
1.) Aluminum --more--
2.) Stainless Steel
1.) Aluminum Pop Rivets
2.) Stainless Steel Screws
3.) Zinc coated screws can be used but the zinc coating on the screws has a slightly less amount of resistance than the Galvalume.
2. Can Galvalume gutters be soldered?
Answer: Technically, yes. But it is extremely labor some and the some of the coating is lost when prepping the gutter. It is acceptable to use 12-1 Ruscoe seam sealant when connecting gutter lengths.
3. Can bare Galvalume gutter be painted?
Answer:Yes, Galvalume gutter can be painted. The gutters first need to be cleaned to remove dirt and oils. A metal primer coat is recommended before applying the final coat. Consulting a paint supplier who specializes in metal painting is recommended.