Are rain chains better than downspouts? |

It’s hard to look past the aesthetic qualities of a rain chain, the ornamental garden staple that serves a purpose beyond its good looks. 

If you’ve asked yourself, what is a rain chain?‘, it is likely that you’ve read up on its function – which is to collect rainwater from your roof and gutters – and channel it down into your borders. However, while you may know what a rain chain is and does, its efficiency may feel slightly less explored.