65,802 rainwater collection Home Design Photos

Matt Garcia Design
2 Reviews
Llano Exit Strategy
Ideabooks1,161
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Side view with rainwater collection tanks attached to each cabin
rain water collection for 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.
bigger your roof, the more water you can capture. A rough guide to calculate your run-off is one millimetre of rain on one square metre of roof will collect one litre of water in your tank.
“cistern design tied into the roof drainage” — BECC Contracting, Inc.
2fORM Architecture
4 Reviews
Eagle Rock Retreat Exterior
Ideabooks1,065
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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
“cistern and gutter termination” — shannonford
Rainbow Valley Design & Construction - Portland
17 Reviews
Krause Small Cottage
Ideabooks1,067
Questions2
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
“Very cool little modern cottage” — bradenis
Wyndhamdesign
Toro Cyn Chicken Coop
Ideabooks972
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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
chicken coop collect its own water
chicken coup design with rain water collection
would love to incorporate rainwater collection from the shed
pump house and capturing rainwater as a bonus
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.
“xero” — jwhittekiend
NZ Builders ltd
Wain Rd - Pre-Cast Insulated Concrete Panel Passive Solar Home
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I could have gotten geothermal, but I’d still have an energy bill. For $40,000 worth of solar, I won’t,” he says. The home is set up for rainwater collection too, but Gray didn’t want to spend the $7,000 for tanks just yet. “At some point, I had to stop spending money,” he says. For another $7,000
gotten geothermal, but I’d still have an energy bill. For $40,000 worth of solar, I won’t,” he says. Solar-40,000 cost. The home is set up for rainwater collection too, but Gray didn’t want to spend the $7,000 for tanks just yet. “At some point, I had to stop spending money,” he says. For another $7,000
000, I could have gotten geothermal, but I’d still have an energy bill. For $40,000 worth of solar, I won’t,” he says. The home is set up for rainwater collection too, but Gray didn’t want to spend the $7,000 for tanks just yet. “At some point, I had to stop spending money,” he says. For another $7,000
“love it” — Patrick Bell
Fivedot Design Build
4 Reviews
The Orchard
Ideabooks3,538
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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
“Square stepping stones to level off the bank on the sides of the house, as one easy solution.” — Constance Huerter
Calico Studio
3 Reviews
Ames Lake Studio
Ideabooks3,812
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Harvesting rainwater . Rain water barrel cost?
demand on the water collection system.
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.
Harvesting rainwater is another really good way to save water. Using it to irrigate lawns and even as the source for graywater in your home would replace the need to use treated and conditioned water where it’s not needed.And this is an easy DIY project. Rainwater barrels can be purchased
“Cistern” — erikaspeer
Gardens by Gabriel
9 Reviews
Artful Water Catchment
Ideabooks1,216
Questions2
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.
“nice looking rain barrel” — GutterSupply.com / RainTrade Corporation
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