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How to Add a Pump to a Rain Barrel
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How to Add a Pump to a Rain Barrel

Rain barrels are an excellent way to save water and keep it at home. They collect rainwater that would otherwise have run into a drain so that it can be used to water the plants or do other household chores. Most standard rain barrels only have a spigot for you […]

How to increase water pressure from rain barrel
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How to increase water pressure from rain barrel

The decision to switch irrigation from your lawn or city garden or well to rainwater is not just a smart financial move, but it is better for the environment. Rainwater collected and reused will not flow into the storm drain. If you have a sprinkler system, you can leave it […]

How to keep mosquitoes out of rain barrels
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How to keep mosquitoes out of rain barrels

Rain barrels are utilized to collect rainwater from the roofs, which can be used for garden irrigation, car wash or toilet tanks. This method of collecting rainwater reduces the cost of using water in the home and conserves water. There are ways you can prevent mosquitoes out of rain barrels […]

How to clean a rain barrel
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How to clean a rain barrel

Rain barrels are a wonderful way to collect the natural runoff waters from your roof for watering gardens. During the months of maximum irrigation in the summer, they can actually save up to 1,300 liters of water, which reduces your water bill and give your plants a healthy, natural drink. […]

How to convert a barrel of wine to a rain barrel
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How to convert a barrel of wine to a rain barrel

A barrel of wine can only produce a single vintage, after which it is usually broken or pulled. Since the well-built barrel can remain sturdy for years, this practice seems a waste. With a little time and effort, you can turn a barrel of wine into a bowl for rainwater, […]