Boston.com - Take your rainwater storage from practical to beautiful with a new breed of design-friendly rain barrels

Boston.com - Take your rainwater storage from practical to beautiful with a new breed of design-friendly rain barrels

Drop for drop, rain water is by far the most beneficial form of water for your plants. Whether you’re watering an outdoor garden full of plants or water house plants, hands down, rain water is the best. There is just now comparison. Before I got my rain barrels, I collected my rain water in buckets so that I could water my house plants with it to prevent the calcium build up in my potted plants and the plants seemed much happier. Now, rain water collection is much easier and cleaner. I use…

Drop for drop, rain water is by far the most beneficial form of water for your plants. Whether you’re watering an outdoor garden full of plants or water house plants, hands down, rain water is the best. There is just now comparison. Before I got my rain barrels, I collected my rain water in buckets so that I could water my house plants with it to prevent the calcium build up in my potted plants and the plants seemed much happier. Now, rain water collection is much easier and cleaner. I use…

for the community garden as we have very little structure to build traditional rain barrels off

for the community garden as we have very little structure to build traditional rain barrels off

rain barrel for by the house so we don't have to pay to water the flowers on the back porch.  Smart.

rain barrel for by the house so we don't have to pay to water the flowers on the back porch. Smart.

This company makes lovely rain barrels from recycled whiskey barrels - spendy but attractive

This company makes lovely rain barrels from recycled whiskey barrels - spendy but attractive

"Rain chains are a beautiful and functional alternative to traditional, closed gutter downspouts. Guiding rain water visibly down chains or cups from the roof to the ground, rain chains transform a plain gutter downspout into a pleasing water feature. "  Not sure how I feel about replacing downspout, but a neat little water decor

"Rain chains are a beautiful and functional alternative to traditional, closed gutter downspouts. Guiding rain water visibly down chains or cups from the roof to the ground, rain chains transform a plain gutter downspout into a pleasing water feature. " Not sure how I feel about replacing downspout, but a neat little water decor

"We built this rain water collection tank last June and by October the 1,500 gallon tank was full. It has a 20 ft X 20 ft roof. 1 inch of rainfall will put about 250 gallons in the tank.

"We built this rain water collection tank last June and by October the 1,500 gallon tank was full. It has a 20 ft X 20 ft roof. 1 inch of rainfall will put about 250 gallons in the tank.

This year we jumped on the band wagon of going green starting with our own vegetable garden and rain barrel system. This video shows you how a made my garden beds, Compost and Rain Barrels and the cost on how much it was to make the rain barrel system.

This year we jumped on the band wagon of going green starting with our own vegetable garden and rain barrel system. This video shows you how a made my garden beds, Compost and Rain Barrels and the cost on how much it was to make the rain barrel system.

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