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Woodmeister Master Builders
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Woodmeister Master Builders - WestWind
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Where is this wood rain barrel from?
Who makes the plaque w/ the cottage name? Thank you
This Oak rain barrel was pruchased from an online resource - Aaron's Rain Barrels: ...
ultimate rain barrel. Fortunately, it fits well with a number of house and garden styles, including traditional, cottage and ranch homes
Love this entry and how tucked into roofline.
Like how it's all natural colors! Blends very well
I want an oak rain barrel or 2 on our house!
A wooden barrel is, of course
Rain barrels. Collecting water for future use is a wonderful way to keep from wasting this precious resource. This old-fashioned barrel fits right in with the architecture here.
A wooden barrel is, of course, the ultimate rain barrel. Fortunately, it fits well with a number of house and garden styles, including traditional, cottage and ranch homes.
“Wooden rain barrell” — peaceandlovefarm
Calico Studio
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Ames Lake Studio
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Where and how much is the rain water system? Also what is the capacity?
Love the rain barrel, would like to know how to purchase
Rain catchment system for landscape watering
Rain barrels can supplement water provided by a well
big barrel to catch the rain water
Rain water barrels for outdoor watering.
Consider adding a rain barrel. The average temperature in May is 85 degrees, and our average rainfall is 4 1/2 inches. The problem, as we all know too well, is that Texas is anything but average — our temperatures can easily soar into the 90s, and we can see May come and go without a drop of rain. So in areas
areas like ours, where water is a precious resource, consider adding a rainwater collection system, like a rain barrel. Just a few showers in May can help nourish your garden throughout the summer.
“industrial look” — dogirl
Fivedot Design Build
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The Orchard
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metal roof/hot climate (19 degree latitude is tropical hot and rainforest). In smallening my bed/kitchen space, it became possible to accommodate the rain catchment metal roof as a much larger feature of the building. In researching the structures of 150 years ago when they built with locally harvested
Hi Ankur. To mitigate heat gain, you can paint the metal white. This will make it absorb less energy. To mitigate heat transfer to the interior, you can create a ventilated air gap between the roof metal and the interior surface
Gravel and concrete slabs make a pathway
concrete catch basins for rain water collection
The roof and gutter system works with the rain barrels
Catchment system for rain and grey
“Water storage” — sackb
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Caterpillar House
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What is the capacity of the tanks and who makes them?
Make a rainwater gathering tank for watering yard part of year.
if we collect rain water what do we store it in? these are huge and ugly
Perhaps added to the house to catach our rain water?
use of rain collection in the overall architecture
love the metal and how it's circular
Bigger is better when it comes to rain water collection.
Victorians were, with their average use of 20 liters a day. The Victorian cook was also a terrific recycler and wasted no scrap of food.See how this modern home captures the rain
“water All the water needed for a living building project must be collected onsite. This can be acco” — lindaraeclark
Case Design/Remodeling, Inc.
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Case Design/Remodeling, Inc.
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I am interested in finding out the make and color of the roof shingles. Thank you.
What material is used for the barrel ceiling?
New plants, pull weeds and make sure your exterior looks great. This is your homes debut! Make it count!
the water bill go down!Browse rain barrels
1. Boost curb appeal. This is something you always hear, and with very good reason. Many people thinking of touring your home will do a quick drive-by first, often deciding on the spot if it is even worth a look inside. Make sure your home is ready to lure
rainwater. Look closely at the home in the picture. See that barrel positioned beneath the rain gutter? It is a rain harvesting system designed to safely collect and store rainwater that would otherwise go to waste. A hose at the base of the barrel allows the owners to water the garden with stored rainwater
“Benjamin Moore Raspberry Truffle” — ringoffire
AMS Landscape Design Studios, Inc.
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AMS Landscape Design Studios, Inc.
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the desert Southwest. It makes sense anywhere, you are charged for using municipal water.
Can this be done to save rain water for flour beds?
On a similar vein, consider turning a fountain into a rain barrel
from practical to beautiful with a new breed of design-friendly rain barrels
how it collects water in such a decorative manner.
This is a great solution for collecting rain water...
A rain barrel might be nice, but not sure the HOA would approve - something
Neat idea for a rain barrel
ability to collect rain water some how would be a great idea
beautiful rain barrel. spigot attached to downspout and hose
On a similar vein, consider turning a fountain into a rain barrel. The scrollwork spigot could easily be attached to a downspout and you could add a hose end to the bottom of the pot. Hidden pipework is an added expense but worth it for the final look.
“Nice for a garden path .. Simple and clean” — christopher Lines & Associates
Michelle
Our 1954 Mid Century Ranch Home, Napa, CA
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Concrete pathway to front of house. We replaced ugly drains with rain chains made out of corten steel. Custom planter made out of corten steel.
On Spot Welding in Novato did all of our corten steel work and are currently making our front gate. They are located in Bel Marin Keys. They do great work!
drains replaced by Rain Chains -- how would this work in our climate/heavier rains than Napa.
Rain chain rather than gutters. Mid century
Going gutter free. Midcentury modern homes are usually defined by the lines of their roofs and beams, making gutters unwelcome details. Rain chains (preferably connected to dry wells or planting areas to keep water onsite) can be a handsome way to direct rainwater.
“Planter” — Audrey Rowland
Convertible Courtyards House
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gutters/rain barrel, planters on pulley system
Example of rain carrier spout away from house
this gutter system to rain barrel is amazing
Note the troughs at right that bring rainwater to barrel
paving and weeds again.MOREHouzz Tour: Convertible Courtyards Offer Versatility in Melbourne7 Lighting Ideas to Enhance Your Outdoor Space10 Ways to Make Your Small Garden Feel BiggerLight Up: 10 Good Reasons to Use Outdoor LightingWE’D LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU…What feature in your courtyard do you thank
“Wall idea” — KarenColston
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