Rainwater harvesting: using the weather to pay your bills

Rainwater harvesting: using the weather to pay your bills Harvesting the rain seems like a no-brainer. But is it too expensive? And could you live with an AstroTurf lawn? Greywater systems: can they reduce your water footprint? Rainwater harvesting systems (RHS) – as you might expect from the name – harvest the rainwater that has[…]

Rainwater Harvesting

Advantages Rainwater harvesting provides an independent water supply during regional water restrictions and in developed countries is often used to supplement the main supply. It provides water when there is a drought, can help mitigate flooding of low-lying areas, and reduces demand on wells which may enable ground water levels to be sustained. It also[…]