Monday, November 21, 2011
Sunday: Rain chains (11/20/11)
Traditional rain chains might look like this:
But then Jack found this picture in an online article (not much useful information beyond the photo) about using rain chains as garden art. I'm guessing this one is bronze? Sorry about the poor resolution... This gave us the idea of just going to Home Depot and seeing what kind of chain we could buy to see what it would look like.
And here's a photo of an Eichler house with a more industrial looking rain chain:
So we bought a 12' length of galvanized chain at Home Depot for shy of $40, and with great difficulty (on Jack's part, not mine) we tried to get a feel for how it would look.