Rain Harvesting System

Rain Water Harvesting System

Benefits of Reusing Rainwater

Why let good water go to waste when you can reuse it for another purpose? The benefits of harvesting rainwater are numerous, but some of the more prominent advantages include:

  • Reduce water bills including city storm sewer charges
  • Alleviate demand on municipal systems
  • Avoid strict watering schedules
  • Improved landscape growth
  • Reduce flooding and erosion
  • Efficient use of a valuable resource – water

Did You Know

  • One inch of rainfall on a 2,000 square foot residential roof generates 1,250 gallons of water that can be reused.
  • That same roof in a region receiving 30 inches of annual rainfall generates 41,000 gallons of reusable water.
  • The average U.S. household with a 10,000 square foot lot uses up to 3,000 gallons of water weekly for landscape irrigation.
  • Running a sprinkler for 2 hours can use up to 500 gallons of water.
  • Seventy percent of water used at home is used outdoors.
  • 66,175 gallons of water are used outdoors per household, per year.

RainXChange Downspout Filter

Place the Downspout Filter under the end point of your eavestrough so the water runs into the filter. The filter will filter out debris off of your roof, to prevent it from running into your water storage area.

The Downspout filter is connected to your underwater storage area.

Booster Pump

The Booster Pump is used to transfer water from your water storage area to your garden, flower bed, or lawn, wherever you choose to water. The pump Booster comes in 2 sizes:

1/4 hp Booster Pump

1/2 hp Booster Pump