into the gutter. There is open space between each of the brackets to allow for maintenance access and provide daylight for the walkway between the two structures.
How do you handle leaves and other debris that gets washed into the gutters?
Idea for gutter and cistern rather than just decorative element
Gutters save water in a rain barrel, from the runoff of the roof. SMART!!
well-detailed gutters and downspouts can turn a necessity into an amenity."
5. Let the water flow. While you should always keep your gutters and downspouts clean, it's particularly important to make sure nothing blocks flowing water during a storm. Let's face it, the water will want to go somewhere.
via the gutter/scupper into a small concrete container that sends it to a holding cistern, from where it is slowly released into the nearby wetlands. It's a responsible design that also celebrates the water and makes the occupants aware of the house's interaction with it.