Downspout Disconnection & Redirection

Description

Disconnecting your roof drains from municipal stormwater sewer systems, and redirecting the downspout to vegetated areas relieves pressure from your foundation and aging stormwater infrastructure.

LOCATION CHECKLIST

CONSTRUCTION GUIDANCE

It is recommended to refer to a professional for guidance; however, connections for downspouts may be found at your local hardware store.

General procedure:

MAINTENANCE TIPS

Clean gutters regularly to keep rainwater flowing freely.

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