Rain chains: A beautiful and functional alternative to traditional, closed gutter downspouts. Guiding rain water visibly down chains or cups from the roof to the ground, rain chains transform a plain gutter downspout into a pleasing water feature.
In Japan, rain chains have been used for centuries as a device for directing rainwater runoff; they produce a musical cascade of water that empties either into a rainwater receptacle or a drainage bed.
Put the chain into a whiskey barrel on the ground. In the winter, the chain makes amazing ice sculptures, and in the summer when the water runs down the chain, it makes a babbling noise as the water hits and echos off of the barrel.
18 Creative DIY Rain Chains That You Can Make For Your Garden
Tutorial: DIY RAIN CHAIN from Wire-Wrapped Rock. R - Tutorial: DIY RAIN CHAIN from Wire-Wrapped Rock. Rain chains are a beautiful and functional alternative to traditional, closed gutter downspouts. Guiding rain water visibly down chains or cups from
Add Style Outdoors with a Rain Chain Rain chains are a stylish alternative to downspouts. When water empties out of the gutter, it clings to the chain until it reaches the ground. A catch basin lets it gently spill over to prevent erosion.
Shell wind chime, a great diy project after a day of collecting shells at the beach! Each strand you do can have shells from different places you have travelled to. You can create small and longer strands depending on where they will hang.