(link) BUILD A RAIN BARREL ~ DIY "HOW TO" GUIDE ~ Quick Easy: what you'll need & what you'll do ~ Conserve water by collecting rainwater and using it for your garden or lawn. ~ for more great PINs w/good links visit ~ have fun!
Today's featured DIY project is a great one because we are entering a lovely rainy season soon! Collecting rain water is a convenient, thrifty and green way to water your yard. But not only that, is is a cleaner, more natural way to care for your gardens,
How to make a rain barrel - rainwater that is collected in a rain barrel before it hits the ground is free of many contaminants that water picks up as it filters through soil. This soft, warm (and free) water is perfect for plants, lawns, and many other o
Using a rain barrel can save you a significant amount of money in a season. For each inch of rain that falls on 500 square feet of roof, you can collect 300 gallons of water to use in your garden, or your lawn. If we ever got rain.