Navigation for Gutters Overview How To & DIY Maintenance Video Reviews How to Divert Water Without Gutters or Downspouts Everyone knows the importance of diverting water away from a house, but sometimes, a traditional gutter and downspout simply won’t work. Roger Cook evaluates a couple alternatives for moving rainwater effectively. by This Old House Share this story Share Share All sharing options for: How to Divert Water Without Gutters or Downspouts Pinterest Email Pocket Flipboard Next Up In Gutters Understanding Gutter Downspouts How to Repair Gutters Are Gutters Necessary? The 5 Best Gutter Guards for Pine Needles How Much Does Gutter Repair Cost? What Are the Different Types of Gutters?