Everything you need to know about building your very own diy rainwater catchment system. From why you should build one, where it should be, to the details of how to build a rainwater capturing setup.
Collecting rain from your roof in rain barrels is a great way to use a free resource to irrigate the garden. However, rain barrels can fill up within minutes during a rain event. Directing rain barrel overflow into a rain garden is one way to keep more water on your property and create more biodiversity, […]
Catching water in the landscape is more efficient than using rain barrels. Here’s how one suburban homestead used water from their roof to great a front yard garden.
My Hill Country garden is always dealing with drought. This fall, I connected a rainwater harvesting swale to our downspout in the front yard. Proper stewardship of water resources is critical for a successful gardena nd a sustainable community. Read on to see the latest transformation of our front yard from a lawn grass wasteland […]