How to Keep Mosquitoes from Breeding in Your Rain Barrel — Greneaux Gardens
We live in South Louisiana. I am convinced that sometimes it is humid enough here for mosquitoes to breed in the air! Ok, so it may not be that bad, but they definitely don't need much water to multiply quickly. We use several rain barrels around the yard for refilling the watering systems for the r
10 Easy Ways to Build Your Own Rain Barrel - Gardening Channel
Thinking about building your own rain barrel to save on your water bill? Good idea. DIY rain barrels have become an extremely popular way to collect rainwater to keep your garden watered for free. A rain barrel is a system that collects and stores rainwater from your roof for lawn and gardening purposes. Rain barrels […]
Rain Chains are Sexy Cheap and Gorgeous
You can save a bucket load of money by making your own DIY rain chains to install in rain gutters as an eco friendly alternative to downspouts. So unique!
The Ultimate Guide To Rain Chains - Gardening @ From House To Home
What are rain chains for? How are they installed? Do they work in heavy rain? Find out everything you want to know about rain chains
Make It! A Rain Chain
In our second original outdoor decor project for this month, we're going to make a rain chain! Why? Because they've become a very popular alternative to the utilitarian downspout as a way to direct rain from your gutters to the ground. Search 'rain chain' on the google and you'll see that besides being popular, they can be very expensive. My DIY alternative, however, can be assembled in about an hour and costs around 30 bucks. Materials: 11 small galvanized steel buckets, (the ones I…
How To Make A Beautiful Copper DIY Rain Chain - Gardening @ From House To Home
Want to replace your downspout with a rain chain but don't want to spend too much money? Learn how to make your own copper DIY rain chain with this easy step-by-step tutorial.
Save Water (and Money!) By Making Your Own Rain Barrel
Rain barrels are a great way to save water and money—and making a DIY rain barrel helps you save even more! Make your own today.