Round vs Rectangular Downpipes

Round vs Rectangular Downpipes

Round vs Rectangular Downpipes

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Sheet Metal downpipes are an alternative to PVC downpipes. They come in a range of Colorbond colours as well as Zincalume and are available in square, rectangular or round shapes.

Choosing the shape of your sheet metal downpipe is a very important decision when building your home as it will not only change the appearance of your home but it will also effect the drainage of your home.

Round downpipes are traditional and the most popular shape of downpipe for both domestic and industrial buildings. Round downpipes were designed for ease of drainage and expulsion. Rectangular downpipes are often better suited to the style of homes and can be scaled to different lengths and widths according to the homeowner’s needs.

Sheet metal downpipes are available in a range of different materials such as Colorbond, Zincalume, Galvanised, Stainless Steel and Copper. They are popular due to their durability against corrosion and rust.

Queensland Sheet Metal Provides a range of different guttering solutions that include sheet metal rectangular, square and round downpipes as well as PVC downpipes and accessories that suit each of these.

July 29th, 2014|Categories: Colorbond® Steel, Product Selection|