Easy to install, no-brainer choice.
I took home one of each gutter topper that Home Depot had on the shelf (6), and put them side-by-side over a long run easily reachable, thinking that I would wait a month to see what was best. Looking at all of them after they were installed, it was a no-brainer. These tucked under my shingles easily, and locked perfectly onto my 5K gutters, keeping the same slope as my roof to the edge of the gutter. They are virtually invisible from the ground, sturdy enough to not droop, and look like I could
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easily flush out what does make it through (dirt and shingle gravel I would assume) with a hose without having to remove them.
I have 225 feet of gutter on my 2 story house and had them all installed within 4 hours, sliding them between the paper and shingles, trimming as needed, with a 1" overlap. I even removed my downspout filters because the mesh on these are smaller than they are (why inhibit the drain?)
Now only time will tell.....my only concern is that the holidays are quickly approaching and now have to re-engineer the gutter mounted light mounts.....(anyone have any ideas?)