STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR
STAND-ALONE RAINWATER COLLECTOR: We are students industrial design and for the past 2 weeks we have been building a rain harvesting system. Our client is a community with a public garden because they don't have a private garden for themselves. The garden is a place where they can c…
100-Year-Old Way to Filter Rainwater in a Barrel
March 2, 2021 - ensure you have enough water in a survival situation is to collect it from your roof. We found an old method our grandparents used to filter rainwater
Handy Farm Devices - Cobleigh - chapter 3b
❧ Old Ways Handy Farm Devices - Cobleigh - chapter 3b Perhaps something like this can be rigged to keep rainwater cistern clean
How to get fresh water out of thin air
Fog-harvesting system developed by MIT and Chilean researchers could provide potable water for the world’s driest regions.
Catch the rain - Permaculturing in Portugal
With the addition of guttering to the roofs of the buildings we're renovating, it's always been the intention to catch and store the rainwater runoff. It's at this time of year, when the land is parched and the stream down to its bare minimum, that a few thousand litres
Gutterless Rain Barrel - a
Gutterless Rain Barrel - a "Drain Barrel": I wanted to share instructions on how to build a "drain barrel" for those of you who may not have gutters on your house. This project is most useful for those of us who have a clearly-defined gouge in our wood chips where the water p…
Surviving Cheaply, Living Smart, living off the grid
Alternate housing options for the cash strapped, the middle class looking for a cheaper way to live. Composting toilets, rainwater collection, container houses, solar, energy, and off the grid alternatives to live cheaply until you get back on your feet. 80 percent of the people in California cannot afford a home, here are some solutions that might make a difference. A resource to these innovations found on the web.