Fundamentally, gutters collect rainwater from your roof and channel it to the ground through a downspout. They are easy to install and can prevent some heartache. But why is this important for a barn?
Here are a few reasons:
Keeps foundation from eroding
Keeps water out of stalls
Prevents a sheet of water falling from the roof
Prevents dry rot
Keeps mold and condensation at bay
Allows collection of rainwater