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Water Collection

Rainwater harvesting is the accumulation and deposition of rainwater for reuse on-site, rather than allowing it to run off. Its uses include water for garden, water for livestock, water for irrigation, water for domestic use with proper treatment, and indoor heating for houses etc. In many places the water collected is just redirected to a deep pit with percolation.

Adding rain water collection systems are a great idea for preppers and homesteaders that want an alternate water resource. Rain barrels are the most …

Check out this fairly comprehensive system for rain harvesting combined with a drip irrigation system for raised bed vegetable garden.

Editors note: Original article may be found here on Eartheasy.com. Two thirds of US tap water is fluoridated in the name of dental health, …

Well not being one who likes to fill my body with all sorts of chemicals, I decided to make the switch from plastic to …