Rain Gutters Accessories
These days there are numerous accessories available for rain gutters such as screens, barriers and other devices used to keep debris and foreign objects out of the gutter system. Before purchasing any accessories, it would be wise to consider what kind of debris might land in the gutter. For example, what kind of trees are near the house, and how many of them are there? There are products available that combine solid hoods together with screens, as well as gutter foam products that fill the length of the gutter, allowing water to pass while keeping out solid objects. Splash blocks can help guide water away from the foundation of the structure, and aesthetically pleasing rain chains are available, either as a supplement to rain gutters or as a replacement. Rain barrels collect water which can later be used for gardening, car washing or other uses.