reclaimed rain water for the garden great idea for water conservation!

DIY Rain Barrel - I will be building one of these next to my vegetable garden! DIY Rain Barrel - I will be building one of these next to my vegetable garden! DIY Rain Barrel - I will be building one of these next to my vegetable garden!

A rain barrel in action - collecting rain water. photo by Digi_D on Flickr  http://household-tips.thefuntimesguide.com/2009/10/make_rain_barrel.php

Do's & Don'ts When Making A Rain Barrel For Rainwater Collection

Do's & Don'ts When Making A Rain Barrel For Rainwater Collection - The Fun Times Guide to Household Tips - Links to many tutorials and guides!

Decorative plants can be used to add spa-like serenity and fresh air to your bathroom. Check out the IKEA Bedroom & Bathroom Guide for more information on plants that will thrive in your space.

Decorative plants can be used to add spa-like serenity and fresh air to your bathroom. Check out the IKEA Bedroom & Bathroom Guide for more information on plants that will thrive in your space.

Dos & Don'ts When Making A Rain Barrel For Rainwater Collection Did you know that 623 gallons of water can be harvested from 1 inch of rain on a 1,000-square-foot roof?

Do's & Don'ts When Making A Rain Barrel For Rainwater Collection

Dos & Dont When Making A Rain Barrel For Rainwater Collection by The Fun Times Guide to Household Tips: illegal to harvest rain water in some states!

Rain barrel. Note spigot on bottom, overflow valve on top.  20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas

20+ Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (flowers & vegetables)

I always seem to have a ton of excess rain water in my yard. i think i am going to make two of these Rain barrels. Note spigot on bottom, overflow valve on top. 20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas

Multiple rain barrelsl stacked for higher water pressure (& greater storage volume)almacenamiento de agua de lluvia.

Multiple rain barrels stacked for higher water pressure (& greater storage volume) (And anyone who's ever planted a garden and tried to use a rainbarrel for it KNOWS that one is definitely not enough!

How To: DIY Rain Barrel--Easy and inexpensive!

DIY Rain Barrel

DIY Rain Barrel 32 gallon heavy-duty plastic trash can with fitted lid brass faucet with 2 threaded washers flexible gutter downspout

Gold fish are thriving and keeping mosquitos away.  This is their third summer in the rain barrels and are doing very well.   In the winter I bring them inside and keep in a fish tank.

Gold fish are thriving and keeping mosquitos away. This is their third summer in the rain barrels and are doing very well. In the winter I bring them inside and keep in a fish tank. Great idea if I ever get my rain barrel set up.

Glue pennies to the side of garden bed to keep slugs away. Slugs and snails won't cross copper. #squarefootgardening

Glue pennies to the side of garden bed to keep slugs away. Slugs and snails won't cross copper. #squarefootgardening

PP: Irish Spring and a cheese grater. Apparently squirrels hate the smell of the soap, so they'll stay out of your garden. as well as deer and mice... Interesting!

Irish Spring and a cheese grater. Apparently squirrels hate the smell of the soap, so they'll stay out of your garden. as well as deer and mice. Rather than grate it, I cut chunks of Irish Spring soap.

How To Build A Garden Waterfall Pond | DIY Tag

How To Build A Garden Waterfall Pond - this would be nice for aeration in a larger pond.

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, yard and landscape. There's an article...

How to Make a DIY Rain Barrel from a Garbage Can

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…MoreMore

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