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Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 1:15pm On Apr 24, 2018
Are you planning on having your gutters professionally installed or taking on the task of installing them yourself, www.raincache.ng has everything you need to get started. Our buying guide will help you choose the perfect gutters and accessories for your home and provide some basic installation and maintenance tips to protect your property from water damages.

This thread provide some of the basic descriptions of the accessories you need to know when working with gutter system.
Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 1:16pm On Apr 24, 2018
Aluminum Rain Gutter and Accessories

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 1:17pm On Apr 24, 2018
PVC Gutter and Accessories

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 1:24pm On Apr 24, 2018
GUTTER

This is the horizontal length of guttering (usually comes in standard length of 4 meter or custom length for seamless run). It attaches to the roof fascia. This channel collects water from the roof and slopes to send it through the drain outlets

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 1:36pm On Apr 24, 2018
OUTLET:
This piece drain water from the gutter to the downspout.
(It is a hidden component in Aluminum gutter system therefore it is not visible from the outside)

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 1:40pm On Apr 24, 2018
HIDDEN HANGER:
A type of hanger that sits inside the gutter section near the open mouth so that it cannot be seen from below or in front. It consists of a bent piece with a hole in one side through which the screw goes into the eave. The other end of the hanger is braced against the inside front edge of the gutter section to give it support.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 1:47pm On Apr 24, 2018
OUTER CORNER MITER:
Miter is the cornering section of a gutter system. It can be box miter, strip miter or bay miter.
The piece that joins two section of gutters at the outer corner is called outer miter.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 2:16pm On Apr 24, 2018
INNER CORNER MITER:
They are used at inner corners to join two sections of gutter.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 2:42pm On Apr 24, 2018
ENDCAP:
This is a flat piece shaped like the gutters they are used to close off the open end of gutter section to keep water from straying out of the guttering system.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 3:04pm On Apr 24, 2018
ELBOW:
A bent or curved piece of pipe used to connect sections of downpipe at corners or bends.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 3:06pm On Apr 24, 2018
DOWNSPOUT/ DOWNPIPE:
A vertical section of gutter system which is attached to the wall and through which water flows down from the gutter.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 3:18pm On Apr 24, 2018
PIPE CLIPS/ PIPE BAND:
They are used to secure downspout/ downpipe to the wall.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 3:29pm On Apr 24, 2018
SEALANT:
These are gutter adhesives that is used to waterproof joints of gutters and drainpipes.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 3:49pm On Apr 24, 2018
TOUCH-UP PAINT:
This spray paint can be used to touch up scratches, dirt or other areas where cuts have been made during installation.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 5:05pm On Apr 24, 2018
SCREW:
It comes in different sizes, Size #8 (zip screw) is used to fasten gutter components and Size #10(hex screw) is used to secure the gutter system to the fascia and wall.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 5:26pm On Apr 24, 2018
GUSHER GUARD:
It is used at the valley of the roof (inner corner) to prevent rain from overflowing.

Re: Rainwater Collector - What Accessories Do I Need For Rain Gutters by Raincache: 5:36pm On Apr 24, 2018
SPLASH BLOCK:
An extension at the end of a downspout to keep water from pooling near the foundation, sometimes called a downspout extension.

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