7,598 rain water collection Home Design Photos

Rainbow Valley Design & Construction - Portland
17 Reviews
Krause Small Cottage
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Did you make the rain barrels? Look great with my corrugated roof.
did you make the rain barrels?
rain chain to "guide"water into storage container
water harvesting and design for home
I like the house and water tank
collecting rainwater. this one is ugly, but i like the idea
Rain barrel with chain and overflow
rainwater collection tank. Here’s what to consider when adding one to your property.
Install a rainwater tank Available in a huge array of shapes and sizes, a tank is a great way to harvest free rainwater for use on a thirsty garden, but it can also be connected to provide grey water for your toilet
governmental regulations restrict potable water use in gardens, encouraging many to set up rainwater tanks for irrigation needs and shift toward using native plants. In other places, like the U.K., residential rainwater harvesting guidelines are emerging in response to water shortages caused by the stress of
“Rainbarrels” — Emily Havener
Landforms
11 Reviews
Creative Drainage Solutions
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This is a rain garden. We wanted to utilize the rainwater off of this expansive roof. So we installed a large rain barrel. When it gets full it overflows into this rain garden Landforms Inc.
pottery style rain barrel who makes it?
how to collect water for the garden
great way to use rain water!
The style of water collection crock. Need to make sure it's enclosed
How to save rain water for garden
rain water tank for the garden
I like this clay rain barrel as a way to capture water and recycle into garden :-)
watch out for: Possible contaminants in your runoff water. Make sure to think about where the rainwater was before it arrived in your tank, and where that water is going to be used. You wouldn’t want to spray your tomatoes with lead-contaminated water, for example.Cost and MaterialsIn general. Assuming
“how to collect water for the garden” — hallowing
Root Design Company.com
Scenic
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How does the water get in the tank? Are gutters feeding into it? Where do you buy that sort of tank?
did you build that rain barrel?
Using water tank as part of the decor
raised beds, use of gravel and non-water needing plants
Rain water cisterns (for toilets and showers)
Water tank & gutters
Water collection for garden?
rain water collection
rain catching part of landscaping
church rain water collection
connected to watering yard
rainwater collection element
rain collection system
water collection system
Rain barrel...rain water tank...Water resevior...Water tank 3...Water collection...Water tank...Water tower...Water harvesting?...rain garden...water tower
“Wall” — geoffmck
Northern Virginia Contractor
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Wyndhamdesign
Toro Cyn Chicken Coop
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chicken coop with rainwater into waterer
rainwater collection - homeowner commented that s/he wished s/he'd used a larger tank.
butterfly roof design or rainwater collection
Collecting Rainwater and Eggs From a California Chicken Coop
chicken coop collect its own water
chicken coup design with rain water collection
show them to everyone who comes over,” Wyndham says.Water collection inspired the butterfly roof. Wyndham knew creating a roof shaped like a bird’s wings would direct all the water to the center, requiring only one spout and one rain barrel for water harvesting. (This photo was staged with a hose to show
has a supereasy rain calculator that can help you determine how much water falls during a storm. If you know your roof area and inches of rainfall, it tells you how many gallons you can collect. For example, an average roof of 2,700 square feet in a 3-inch downpour storm could collect almost 5,000 gallons
“base” — ofeliaalberto
Calico Studio
3 Reviews
Ames Lake Studio
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Where and how much is the rain water system? Also what is the capacity?
Love the water tank, where did you get it?
Is the water recycled back into the house for daily use, drnking, showers, etc?
Richwood27...no the water in the cistern does not currently feedback to the building but we designed the system so that we could use the water as grey water. Currently we are unable to use it for potable/drinking water because of health codes. And yes we would need to add
big barrel to catch the rain water
Harvesting rainwater is another really good way to save water. Using it to irrigate lawns
Water Collection When living off-grid, a renewable water supply is
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.
“WWW.bhtank.com” — 30svintage
Matt Garcia Design
2 Reviews
Llano Exit Strategy
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rainwater collection tanks attached to each cabin
Garden Cabins / corrugated / water storage
like how rain water tank is part of rain water tank
Rainwater collection tanks are attached to each cabin
Butterfly roof, cantilevered, collection of water, irrigation
Rainwater collection tanks are attached to each cabin and help irrigate the surrounding vegetation area. Electricity, heating and air conditioning are also available in each unit.
“Rainwater collection” — Tara Fallon
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Caterpillar House
Ideabooks1,256
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Hello, We really like the water tanks. Are they used for landscape irrigation, or domestic water use--or both? Are they custom-made? Thank you, merge studio
Rain water collection tanks for main house.
if we collect rain water what do we store it in? these are huge and ugly
cisterns for rainwater collection for laundry and toilets
Perhaps added to the house to catach our rain water?
Design w. cistern to gather water
enormous water tanks to capture water
Metal Cistern for Collecting Rain Water
Make a rainwater gathering tank for watering yard
of techniques, including cisterns, which collect rainwater from rooftops. But to generate enough water to live in desert climates, water collection and storage can be a major engineering feat.The water petal is a challenge not only from an engineering perspective, but from a regulatory perspective. Since
“All the water needed for a living building project must be collected onsite. This can be accomplishe” — lamannashp
Fivedot Design Build
4 Reviews
The Orchard
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home with a strong emphasis on sustainability. The house includes a rainwater harvesting system that supplies the toilets and laundry with water. On-site storm water treatment, native and low maintenance plants reduce the site impact of this project. This project emphasizes the relationship between site
for a client. We were looking at building custom cedar housing for IBC containers, but original sketches for the project utilized poured concrete water "silos" like the ones pictured here. I would prefer to get back to that idea.
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
“they show off the water collection system by shamelessly putting the concrete front and center. I w” — boobooluv
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