A horizontal facing board that runs beneath and is attached to the roof rafters of a home. The Fascia board creates a finished look to a home by covering the ends of the roof rafters.
Soffit is what forms the flat area under the eaves, bridging the gap between the siding and roof lines. It provides vital ventilation to and from the attic as well as protection from the weather.
Gutters and downspouts channel water and debris away from your doorways and windows.