Good Directions, an outdoor accessories company, was founded in 1982 by John Lodato. Lodato and his son Michael combined their knowledge of historical design and manufacturing to create a line of weathervanes and cupolas. Today, the company continues to manufacture weathervanes, along with other hom... Read Moree and garden products. Birdfeeders, finials, clocks, mailboxes, fire pits, wall decor, and rain chains are some of Good Directions? most popular products. Good Directions is best known for producing weathervanes such as the Whale Weathervane, Flying Duck Weathervane with Garden Pole, and Full-Size Golden Retriever Weathervane, all of which include a directional set. Its rain chains carry rainwater to the ground in an elegant alternative to downspouts; popular models include the Double Link Rain Chain and Blue Verde Rain Chain. The Good Directions Copper Fire Pit, another popular product, features a wrought iron stand, copper basin, and hand-hammered finish. Good Directions also produces finials and cupolas for rooftops. The Georgetown Vinyl Cupola, a Smithsonian Collection product, features a 24-gauge copper roof and ready-to-paint vinyl exterior.