Rain Barrel

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Debbie Maxey
DIY rain barrel - Looks nice with the stones and planter on top. so it's not just a big ugly rain barrel!


This project was a year in the making! No joke. We started the rain barrel project last May! You can read up on the initial work here. Basically the barrel was purchased on Craigslist {of course!} and we painted it to match the house and protect it from UV rays. {to prevent mold} The purpose of a rain barrel is to collect rain water in a green effort to conserve water consumption. The rain water is then used to water the lawn and garden. It's easy, energy efficient and great for the…

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100-Year-Old Way to Filter Rainwater in a Barrel

October 28, 2020 - ensure you have enough water in a survival situation is to collect it from your roof. We found an old method our grandparents used to filter rainwater

To lessen your monthly water bill and be more eco-friendly, creating a DIY rain barrel water collecting system is a wonderful idea. water 30 DIY Rain Barrel Ideas to Be Frugal and Eco-Friendly with Water


STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR: We are students industrial design and for the past 2 weeks we have been building a rain harvesting system. Our client is a community with a public garden because they don't have a private garden for themselves. The garden is a place where they can c…

Tutorial: DIY RAIN CHAIN from Wire-Wrapped Rock. R - Tutorial: DIY RAIN CHAIN from Wire-Wrapped Rock. Rain chains are a beautiful and functional alternative to traditional, closed gutter downspouts. Guiding rain water visibly down chains or cups from

Roger's Gardens Visit

I visited Roger's Gardens in Irvine with a friend today for the first time. Boy oh boy was it beautiful! The Christmas arrangements inside the front door were stunning. I loved the addition of lime green into this wreath. Cyclamen is a Christmas staple in Southern California gardening. Evidently this is a Southern California snowman. Did you know that Santa has felted boots? This poinsettia is absolutely gorgeous! Unfortunately I do not remember it's name. These rain chains were one of my…

3 Top DIY Rain Barrel Ideas to Gather Water for Garden - Diy Garden Decor İdeas

Rain barrels need not be an aesthetic afterthought - PRAIRIEFORM

Photo from the LA Times of less-than-aesthetically-appealing rain barrel One of the simplest ways to reduce irrigation costs and conserve water is to install a rain barrel (or two or three) on site. The barrels can then capture a portion of the rainwater that runs through your downspouts. While we think the trend is fantastic … Continue reading "Rain barrels need not be an aesthetic afterthought"

Make your own rain barrel system for rainwater collection from your home. DIY rain barrel kits are cheap and easy to build. Collect Rainwater - FIND OUT HOW

How do I create a complete Rainwater Collection System? Emergency Water Source | The Homestead Survival

Water Cache website shares some in depth information about rain harvesting systems and the pros and cons. It explains the different parts of a advanced

Make one of these rain chain DIY projects for your backyard! These rain chain ideas are a great outdoor DIY project.

Add Style with a Rain Chain

Don’t settle for downspouts when you can upgrade to rain chains! We'll show you how easy it is.

Irrigation - gutterless rain barrel for the veggie garden in the back of the yard. Very cool since you can grab a jug and go. All those kitty litter jugs now have a great purpose!

Gutterless Rain Barrel - a

Gutterless Rain Barrel - a "Drain Barrel": I wanted to share instructions on how to build a "drain barrel" for those of you who may not have gutters on your house. This project is most useful for those of us who have a clearly-defined gouge in our wood chips where the water pours off the ro…

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Greywater Systems for sale for outdoor irrigation or indoor reuse. Water Wise Group's Greywater Systems are the leading brand in the US.

A rain barrel is a system that collects and stores rainwater from the roof, then dispenses it via spigot or hose. Collecting rain is relatively simple and cheap, and it also sends a strong message about the importance of water conservation.

Save Water (and Money!) With a DIY Rain Barrel System

Don't let an abundant natural resource go to waste. Build a rain collection system right in your own backyard with our easy-to-follow instructions.

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Santa Fe Rain Barrel - reuse the rain water, very cool!

Rain Barrel: Santa Fe Style Holds 47 Gallons | Gardeners.com

Stylish Rain Barrel is a Landscape Accent, Too A stylish way to collect free rainwater for your garden Matte textured finish mimics real terra cotta Lightweight propylene is UV-stable and scratch- and chip-resistant How much rainfall can you collect from your roof? Use the Rainfall Harvest Calculator A decorative landscape accent in its own right, this handsome, 47-gallon rain barrel comes complete with corrosion-proof screen, 4-foot hose with shut-off valve, dual overflows and hose…

Awesome and amazing idea to save rain water! Not real attractive but hey it's very frugal.I want to build an indoor water storage room. so water doesn't freeze in winter.

Rain Water Harvesting

how to catch water from rain, with little investment on plastic barrel, concrete fundation,downspouts, pvc plumbing, you can catch water for your plants .

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small space storage idea for water. could be used for garden/hydroponics OR for emergencies. could be a 'tea' fertilizer OR potable water.