Rainwater Harvesting: Every Drop Counts!
Rain barrels are a great way to conserve water, reduce stormwater pollution, combat flooding and erosion, and so much more.
Benefits and Uses
Save money on your water bill, use less energy, and reduce your carbon while keeping your plants and gardens lush and healthy! Rainwater isn’t just for plants; there are many ways you can use rainwater.
- Wash your car, clothes, dishes, and outdoor furniture
- Clean driveways, sidewalks, and patios
- Flush toilets
- Refill fountains, bird baths, and fish ponds
- Save extra water for dry weather
Ways to Get Harvesting
Build A Rain Barrel with Us
Our workshops provide details on how to setup, construct, and maintain your own barrel. Workshop fees cover all tools, materials, and expertise!
Visit our events calendar to find future workshops.
Purchase a Rain Barrel
Host a Workshop
We would love to lead a rain barrel workshop at your neighborhood, business or school! For details and pricing, email Jessie Hillman at jhillman[at] bluewaterbaltimore [dot] org.