61,005 rainwater collection Home Design Photos

Matt Garcia Design
2 Reviews
Llano Exit Strategy
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Side view with rainwater collection tanks attached to each cabin
Rainwater collection tanks are attached to each cabin and help irrigate
Rainwater collection tanks are attached to each cabin and help irrigate the surrounding vegetation area.
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
2fORM Architecture
3 Reviews
Eagle Rock Retreat Exterior
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Masonry side of house contains the wet functions. Note the cistern of which there are two for rainwater collection.
Nice job on this house! Could you tell me more about your dramatic rainwater collector?
foreground and rainwater collection in the background.
The materials are fairly utilitarian, primarily CMU and wood. It's worth noting here how the rainwater is collected for reuse, an off-the-grid move that is necessary in remote locations like this.
I love the rain collection system!
Last is a house that features a tall rain chain in the foreground and rainwater collection in the background. The latter is often used for irrigation purposes, but here it actually is used to flush toilets. More: Introduce a Rain Chain 9 Cooling Rooftop Gardens Wood Slats in Design Breezeways: Arc
“rain barrel” — margielynnj
Rainbow Valley Design & Construction - Portland
17 Reviews
Krause Small Cottage
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How much rainwater do I need to
rainwater collection - the spiral corrugated metal tank is actually attractive
Above-ground rainwater collection system from Rainbow Valley Design in Portland, OR, is perfect for our side-yard rain-chain already installed.
world are starting to appreciate the value of a 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
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
“nice single pitch, good scale” — s1am
Wyndhamdesign
Toro Cyn Chicken Coop
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Collecting rain water from the roof. Nice design!
Collecting Rainwater and Eggs From a California Chicken
Use a larger tank so that winter rains can be collected to last through summer.
I want to collect rain water
butterfly roof design or rainwater collection
chicken coop collect its own water
chicken coup design with rain water collection
Full story: How to Harvest Rainwater for Your GardenGreat related ideabook: Grow a Beautiful Garden With Ecofriendly Greywater
Ellie, shown here, is enamored of the chickens. “She loves to hold them and show them to everyone who comes over,” Wyndham says.Water collection inspired the butterfly roof
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 of water during that storm. Obviously that would overflow any small DIY barrel.
“Future goat shed butterfly roof” — Cristina Polk
Fivedot Design Build
4 Reviews
The Orchard
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This single family home in the Greenlake neighborhood of Seattle is a modern 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
to perch atop the first slant 45degrees) at a lesser slope (22degrees)...again with an updrafting vent screen on the lower edge. Two gutters catch rainwater off this north facing double roof (the weatherside). The length is 16' The flooring is the plastic decking boards....the remaining vertical wall
Concrete rain tanks balance ph of acidic rainwater
levels out pH levels of acidic rainwater
well tiles for collection. Good idea
“they show off the water collection system by shamelessly putting the concrete front and center. I w” — boobooluv
Calico Studio
3 Reviews
Ames Lake Studio
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the demand on the water collection system.
Harvesting rainwater . Rain water barrel cost?
Cool looking rainwater tank. Good enough to have on display!
Slow Gardener's doctrine.Water butts and rainwater storage tanks should be an integral feature in any Slow Gardener's garden, collecting rain to use throughout the growing season. Today we don't have to rely on unsightly green plastic barrels as our only collection method; there are plenty of stylish and
the 90s, and we can see May come and go without a drop of rain. So in 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.
“water tank” — nerual330
Gardens by Gabriel
6 Reviews
Artful Water Catchment
Ideabooks1,182
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collect the rain water to a fountain
most attractive rainwater collection i've seen
water collection method is a nice idea
can make more lasting structural changes without asking permission from a co-op or homeowners association. For a quick addition, try using a rainwater collecting system to store water for use in your garden; or for a bigger investment, you could even have solar panels installed on your house.
“rain barrel” — margielynnj
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Caterpillar House
Ideabooks744
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Rainwater cisterns and large, slightly sloping roof for catchment.
One important consideration in rainwater harvesting is the design of the roof. Here is a house
One important consideration in rainwater harvesting is the design of the roof. Here is a house with a large overhang that provides more surface area for rainwater collection. If the rain is heavy enough, that extra area makes a difference. Note the cisterns
One important consideration in rainwater harvesting is the design of the roof. Here is a house with a large overhang that provides more surface area for rainwater collection. If the rain is heavy enough, that extra area makes a difference. Note the cisterns on the far right side of the photo.
“Curve” — ninapennewell
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