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How To Make Your Rain Barrel Look Gorgeous

If your rain barrel is not so pretty, check out this tutorial on how to make your rain barrel look gorgeous. I know a lot of folks spend many hours and dollars in having a beautiful lawn and landscape and most rain barrels leave a bit to be desired in the looks department but this diy project using fence pickets can make your rain barrel fit right in with all the other beautiful things in your yard. Whether or not you have a suitable supply of water for your homestead or your home is connected to a municipal water supply, recycling rainwater for outdoor watering is a great way to save money. This DIY project was designed to introduce the reader to an easy to build, homemade rain barrel system.


This Do It Yourself project is from HGTV. Everything that is needed to get started with the project can easily be gotten from almost any supply or hardware store. This DIY project is fairly easy to complete and does not require a whole lot of skills, but having knowledge of how to use some power tools is very helpful.

Benefits of reading and following the How To Make Your Rain Barrel Look Gorgeous

Learn how to build your own rain barrel for creating a sustainable outdoor watering system.
The project includes a complete listing of all of the necessary materials, supplies and tools needed.
It so includes an easy to read and follow step by step instruction to make it easy make.
It also has numerous full color pictures that help to provide a good visual of parts of the project.


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Paige Raymond
Paige Raymond
Raised in rural Montana and educated in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainable Development, Paige Raymond combines a practical mindset with a passion for self-reliance and sustainability. With expertise ranging from mechanical solutions and food preservation to emergency preparedness and renewable energy, Paige is a proud author with more than 5000 published articles.

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