Rain Harvesting: How To Store & Filter Rainwater
UPDATE: this post is a combination of a few smaller posts that were knocking around from the early days of K.W.N. As these posts contained excellent
Stylish and Low Cost 55 Gallon Drum Planters
Stylish and Low Cost 55 Gallon Drum Planters: I wanted to build some simple, low cost & attractive containers for a few fruit trees that were ready to be replanted in my backyard. Using second hand 55 gallon food safe plastic barrels and some scrap wood that I cleaned up on the p…
How To Make A Rain Barrel Yourself - Things You Should Do AND Shouldn't Do When Making Rain Barrels | The %%sitename%%
Did you know that 623 gallons of water can be harvested from 1 inch of rain on a 1,000-square-foot roof? As far as rain barrels are concerned, a typical 1/2-inch rainfall will fill a 50- to 55-gallon barrel.
Why Rainwater Collection Works And How To Do It Correctly | Earth911
A rainwater collection system is something I really want to start using. This is a great tutorial on how to install a rainwater collection system!
water catchment system - Laughingcrowe
i’ve begun building a water catchment system around the house to help cut down on my summer water bill. here are a few detail photos of the project thus far.
Easy to build rain barrel system | The Owner-Builder Network
Unless you live in a very wet climate, it's always good to be able to collect rainwater for your garden. This watering system is a perfect solution as it doesn't rely on a pump - just gravity! This watering system is relatively easy to build and uses an easy concept for delivering wate ...