Instructables: exploring - workshop - rain-barrels - rain barrel Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:26:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Rain barrel bulkhead fitting
Rain barrel bulkhead fitting - More DIY How To Projects]]> Stavros! For open top or sealed top barrels with at least a 2 inch bung hole. Installation for open and sealed barrels (with 2" bung holes) This is how to install a bulk head fitting on a rain barrel without silicone, without leaks, and ready for your water valve.This can be done on sealed barrels that ha...
By: Stavros!

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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 08:47:18 PST
Rainwater Harvesting / Water Collection System + Mains Pressure Pump & First Flush system DIY AndrewKFletcher Eliminate Fluoride, Chlorine, Nitrates and Phosphates from your water and save lots of £$ Money ! A DIY Rainwater Harvesting System which provides mains pressure at the tap. This system has a 320 Watt Stainless Steel pump fitted with a Genyo Enyo Flow Controller http:...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 03:03:40 PDT
Gravity feed rain barrel garden watering
Gravity feed rain barrel garden watering - More DIY How To Projects]]> mark11photography A few years back I installed a rain barrel & water distribution system in my backyard and it's worked so well that I decided to build on that idea and install one on the front/side of the house. The first step is to decide where you're going to position your rain barrel(s). Luckily, I had a spot nex...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 09:57:35 PDT
How to Make a Rain Barrel From a Pickle Barrel
How to Make a Rain Barrel From a Pickle Barrel - More DIY How To Projects]]> rainbarrelmaker A diligent man works for the future. A lazy man creates work for the future." A statement like this could be applied to the environment. It is important that we work together to help improve the future by looking after the environment, but what can be done to help? One thing is to make a rain barre...
By: rainbarrelmaker

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Wed, 24 Apr 2013 12:49:09 PDT
Simple, Inexpensive Rain Barrel Build
Simple, Inexpensive Rain Barrel Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> ahimsaproject Using municipal water to keep your garden and or landscaping properly hydrated is at best inefficient.  The weather is unpredictable; so many people have turned to modern conveniences as an easy and readily available solution.  The amount of energy, resources, and chemicals used in the process of su...
By: ahimsaproject

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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 19:50:26 PST
Milk Jug Rain Barrel
Milk Jug Rain Barrel - More DIY How To Projects]]> DoctorDv   My Dad recently bought a rain barrel so the water running through our gutters would water our garden and not run into the sewer.  It seems like a great idea, but his barrel only collects the water on the west side of our roof and all of the water that runs down the east side still runs down the ...
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Tue, 4 Sep 2012 07:53:58 PDT
Rain Water Collection josh
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Wed, 7 Sep 2011 13:28:57 PDT
Rain Barrel Lawn Sprinkler
Rain Barrel Lawn Sprinkler - More DIY How To Projects]]> nbonine So, you live in a townhouse with a small front lawn. It never seems to get the water it needs to "keep up with the Jones who are retired and have a perfect lawn". And you have an erosion problem because your gutters collect water from all the roofs around you. Well, that is what drove me to this pro...
By: nbonine

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Tue, 9 Aug 2011 17:23:29 PDT
Condensation Reclimation Rain Barrel.
Condensation Reclimation Rain Barrel. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Beergnome Greetings everyone! After a long time lurking, this is my first Instructable, so be nice as I try to figure this out! :) Okay, the Idea here is that I live in a older house that Was retrofitted to central air conditioning. The air handling unit of that AC was installed in the attic of the house. ...
By: Beergnome

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Mon, 6 Jun 2011 22:56:25 PDT
Rain Barrel and Diverter
Rain Barrel and Diverter - More DIY How To Projects]]> thelers After acquiring a couple of food-grade chemical barrels for free, I wanted to create a rain barrel with a diverter. However, all of the diverters, either commercial or made were not exactly what I wanted.  The diverter that I describe here was almost entirely inspired by the instructable posted by t...
By: thelers

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Mon, 16 May 2011 22:32:23 PDT
Garden Rain Barrels zazenergy There are endless reasons for gardening and people in almost every setting are planting all manor of growing things. With water being as precious a commodity as it is these days and global citizens becoming more and more conservation minded we are seeing ever increasing amounts of green projects lik...
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Wed, 18 Aug 2010 09:55:05 PDT
Refitting a Great American rain barrel with a new heavy duty spigot.
Refitting a Great American rain barrel with a new heavy duty spigot. - More DIY How To Projects]]> DaveTheC I purchased a rain barrel from the city. It is the usual recycled food barrel painted and fitted to be a rain barrel from Great American Rain Barrel Co. The spigot is a small flimsy device that looks like the spigot from a 40 cup coffee maker fitted with a garden hose thread. It does not flow well, ...
By: DaveTheC

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Sun, 24 May 2009 09:28:04 PDT
Green Solar Powered Water Barrel
Green Solar Powered Water Barrel - More DIY How To Projects]]> damoelld A Green way of using rainwater with the convenience of city water. The attached solar regenerated pump enables you to water plants with pressure, even when the water in the barrels falls low enough that it barely passes the level of the faucet. The sun-warmed water also aids in the growing of plants...
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Tue, 5 May 2009 20:09:32 PDT
Rain Barrel Project
Rain Barrel Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> oddie1212 This Instructable will be an overview of how to setup your own rain barrels. This may not show 100% step by step since I've found their is a great variation to how you want your rain barrels to work and the setup you use. I will try to point out all the options and variations so you, yes YOU can dec...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2008 00:37:04 PDT