Collecting rain water

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Posted by Nad on 24 January 2021 at 16:46
This post has the following tags : Our second year on the land


Beth bought some large diameter PVC pipe that we could chop in half and use as a gutter and was much cheaper than buying the proper material. Last week I installed it on the south side of the roof so it all pours into a tank. We were quite surprised at how much water can be collected in this way. After only an hour of very light rain we collected about 100 Litres!

Gutter.jpg Gutter close.jpg Gutter inside.jpg

Tank filling from south gutter 1.jpg