Rain barrels are becoming trendy green home improvements, but homeowners quickly realize that they can also be unsightly additions to the exterior of your home. For an attractive green water collection system, it is a good idea to hire a professional gutter service to help with the installation of rain barrels and other water collection solutions. Here are some of the reasons why you are going to want to hire a professional service for your rain collection system:
1. Professional Materials That Look Like They Fit into Landscaping
There are many materials that can be used to install a rain collection system for your home. Commonly used materials include PVC pipes and landscape drainage pipes. If you want to have a rain collection that looks like it is part of the design of your home, rather than a DIY project gone wrong, a professional gutter service can help. Instead of using the PVC pipes, they will use gutter downspouts and other gutter materials that come in a variety of colors and styles, so they fit in with the design of your home.
2. Installation of Complicated Parts and Filtration Systems for Rain Collection
Rain collection systems are used for many different water needs, which can include potable water in some areas. The rain collection system will need to have filtration systems for using water, which can sometimes be difficult to installed. A professional gutter service will be able to install the components of rain collection that are essential, such as a flushing system for the gutters, screens to keep insects out of water and the outlets that are needed to use the water you have collected.
3. More Choices of Colors and Styles for Barrels and Parts That Match Designs
With industrial barrels and PVC, you have no choice of colors unless you want to be constantly painting. If you hire a professional gutter service, you have a choice of different materials to give your rain collection system a look that matches the design of your home. Instead of the ugly industrial barrels, the gutter service will be able to install attractive barrels that accent your landscaping and have fittings to easily connect them to the existing gutter system.
Rain barrels are a great solution for giving you water that can be used for various needs around your home, and fit into the design of your home when they are professionally installed. Contact a professional gutter service like Hogan Roofing to help with the installation of your rain barrels for an attractive green addition to your home.