Rain Barrels and It's Uses

What are rain barrels ? These are functional storage used to collect and store rainwater. For an average home-owner you might ask, what coul... thumbnail 1 summary
What are rain barrels? These are functional storage used to collect and store rainwater. For an average home-owner you might ask, what could this possibly be used for and why would it be handy to have it?
Rain harvesting is done for economical and practical reasons. Most homeowners store rainwater collected from gutters or those running down the roof during downpours. This water could be used for a lots of things like watering your plants, scrubbing clean your driveway, car washing etc and so it could save water from the faucet and your money.

Water is also a very important resource and so we must preserve it the best way we can. Take advantage of the rainy season. This could be specially important for people living in hot places as water could come down rarely.

Having rain water barrels are really handy to have and there are also lots of options you can choose from. There are varieties made from plastic, some barrels and some fashioned into stylish urns to match up your yard landscaping. Some includes hooks for easy placements and others are made to easily catch water running down your roof or gutter.

Storing rain water has a lot of benefits for us. Saving an important resource, helping out the environment, and it'll save you some hard earned money too..

2 comments

deped teacher said...

Hi,

Added your 2 blogs to my depedteacher. hope you can add me to there.

Are you here in the Philippines?

chinita said...

hi deped, i've just moved to phnom penh cambodia a few months ago..

i started these blogs while i was in the Philippines hence the mixed Pinas-Cambodia topics..

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