Using a rain barrel can save you a significant amount of money in a season. For each inch of rain that falls on 500 square feet of roof, you can collect 300 gallons of water to use in your garden, or your lawn. If we ever got rain.
Greneaux Gardens: How to Keep Mosquitoes from Breeding in Your Rain Barrel Spring brings mosquitoes to the rain barrels, but this easy trick will keep them away NATURALLY! Put a Gold Guppy or two in the barrel