Rain Barrel

Save money and keep water out of the sewer system!

Easily fill watering cansCapture the water that used to drain into the sewer system from your roof leader by using a rain barrel. Here are just some of the things you can do with the water from a rain barrel:

  • Water gardens, lawns, and hanging plants
  • Wash cars or pets
  • Connect a soaker hose to automatically empty the barrel

You can make your own rain barrel by following these simple instructions from DIY Network.

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