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20 chain downspouts Ideabooks
High Design for the Downspout
"need for downspouts. With flat roofs, most often downspouts are located within walls... through downspouts, scuppers, and even down rain chains. Maybe it's time to incorporate... gutters and downspouts. But standard solutions don't always yield the nicest of appearances... than a downspout. If the water is traveling too fast down the chain it actually starts... of rain chains where a house does not have a gutter system. Every rain chain is attached..."
Design With Weather: Introduce a Rain Chain
"aluminum downspout with a beautiful copper rain chain.... through the downspout and finally puddle at the ground. The travel seems a bit mundane... "rain chain" before now and have always wondered what the big chain hanging down... creative downspouts....*head scratch...must find link I first saw rain chains about... a rain chain for a few months now - thanks for sharing such a great collection of... have one downspout, and where it currently ends/hangs is directly over a porch handrail..."
Modern Materials: Copper, Architecture's Natural Beauty
The rich patina is just the beginning — copper for home exteriors is strong, shapable and highly recyclable
Just Add Water: Rain Barrel Magic
Take your rainwater storage from practical to beautiful with a new breed of design-friendly rain barrels
"or rain chain, made them a prominent garden feature. Times have changed, as the rain... Through the chains water is sent to this filter which has layers of sand, gravel , a mesh... iron chains is an interesting variation on the more common and larger chains while... elegant rain chain/stone barrel combination doubles as a sculptural element in the garden... attached to a downspout and you could add a hose end to the bottom of the pot. Hidden pipework..."
How to Choose the Right Fence
"yard - chain link in back, a 'good neighbour' fence, with chain link behind it, a... good. Chain link is probably the best for my dogs, but it is so ugly! Welded wire... in is chain link and comes right up to the edge of their/our property. Not only that... ago. The chain link fence was already here. They put it up to enclose the entire front... use the chain link fence in the back yard. It's about .5 acre? And I don't have a lot..."
12 Design Tips to Make a Small Bathroom Better
"but chain works better, I think. I have also seen chains used in California instead... think chains will look nicer than downspouts. The water will fall into a stone-filled... brass chains inserted into the hems to stop them swinging. I used the same idea for... of the chain was hooked to the wall. The other was free, but my husband stuck a split... instead of downspouts, the ultimate in no-block drainage! I suggested it to a client in..."
The Truth About 'Simple' Modern Details
They may look less costly and easier to create, but modern reveals, slab doors and more require an exacting hand
"interior downspouts are a nightmare. Over time, leaks are inevitable and provide the... gutters and downspouts. But every time it rained, I would stress about where I would discover... in the chain who has to be really careful is the trim installer. In modernism, even... gutters and downspouts at the exterior would ruin the overall aesthetic of the home, modern..."
10 Solutions for Soggy Soil
If a too-wet garden is raining on your parade, try these water-loving plants and other ideas for handling all of that H2O
"check the downspouts to make sure they are the correct size and, even more important... from the downspout and driveway overflow. Svnevin we are also in the PNW, and have a... replacing the downspout with a rain chain; a series of links or cups that channels rainwater... Give your downspout a makeover. Fountains and waterfalls are popular for the soothing... overlooked downspouts, turning them into a natural water feature that follows nature’s..."
Dry Riverbeds Solve Water Runoff
Spring rains don't have to lead to slides. Dry riverbeds redirect water runoff and add beauty to your landscape
"hillside) Rain chains really do work and can make a beautiful landscape feature. We installed... had a downspout. It drains into a very large urn, through the bottom hole, and into... A rain chain visible on the left of this photo allows water to permeate into the ground... on rain chains.More:Easy-Care Landscaping With Rocks and BouldersGreat Design Plant:..."
Ideabook 911: My House Needs a Facelift!
Experience the Holidays at Frank Lloyd Wright's Home and Studio
Handmade decorations, greenery and gifts show how the famed architect and his family celebrated Christmas in their Oak Park home
"I saw downspouts that where genious, for his time. Everyone should visit his houses... paper chains. The kitchen was also extended during the 1895 renovation and is staged... decorative chains in the studio were not only aesthetic but also structural. The horizontals... paper chains. During the tours on December 8 and 15, 2012, the Frank Lloyd Wright..."
7 Ecofriendly Gardening Ideas That Also Cut Chore Time
Spend less time weeding, less money watering and more moments just sitting back and enjoying your healthy garden
Discover a Hobbit House Fit for Bilbo Baggins
Part art studio, part guesthouse and all charm, this imaginative Colorado cottage looks like it grew right out of the earth
Take a Winter Walk on the Safe Side
Houzz Tour: Comfy Cottage Style With an Industrial Touch
Designed for a lifetime of togetherness, a new build in British Columbia mixes universal features with easygoing looks