Uncontrolled or overflowing of water can cause damage to your house’s walls or foundation. The Rain gutter system provides an important canal to accumulate water from the roof and turn away from the foundation or basement. Installing rain gutters can cause a hefty amount of expenditure and if you are not aware, they can cause a hole in your pocket. Let us make aware of certain typical costs that you will come across during the process. Well, the average residential house can use rain gutters anywhere between 150 to 350 feet. It depends on the number of stories in your house or the amount of roof lines.