Glossary

 

Eaves Gutter

A roof gutter attached at an eaves overhang.

 

Elbow

A fitting used in a downpipe, to change direction of the downpipe by about 90 degrees.

 

Electrolytic (galvanic) Corrosion

Corrosion resulting from the contact of two different metals when an electrolyte (like water) is present.

Expansion Joint

Expansion Joint

A joint in a long run of cladding, gutter or flashing designed to allow for thermal expansion and contraction.

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