How Much Rainwater Can You Collect From Your Roof? – Eco Snippets

How Much Rainwater Can You Collect From Your Roof?

"Plants Grown In Worm Castings Grew 3 Times Faster Than Identical Plants Grown In Potting Mix" - Learn How To Make Your Garden Thrive With Worm Composting - Click Here To Find Out How

“We started off an earlier article about rainwater by suggesting that a few 55 gallon drums of water taken from your downspouts would be a great source of emergency water in a Level 1 type, at-home, emergency.

If you’re planning for a short duration Level 1 situation, then you don’t need a lot of water, and even a single 55 gallon drum of rainwater would probably be enough – albeit on an uncomfortable hardship type basis – for a week or so, and larger quantities will allow you to enjoy successively more ‘creature comforts’ (such as flushing toilets).

But what about Level 2/3 situations – possibly a year or longer, when you need to be self-contained in everything you eat or drink?

A 55 gallon drum of water doesn’t go very far in that sort of case, does it…”

More Details Here

Advertise Here...


Advertise your websites text links here (site wide) plus get daily posts of your content to Facebook & Pinterest. Click here for more details..


How To Make Your Garden 100% Organic...


Eliminate the need for fertilizer & pesticides in your garden & save money. Click Here to find out how you can do it too...


Watch This Award Winning Documentary (It's Free!)...


Our food system is collapsing around us, and some farming practices are destroying the precious soil we have left. It's time to start focusing on solutions...

The Need To Grow Documentary...

This epic FREE TO WATCH documentry focuses on how REGENERATING our soils will...

* Store more water in our environment to prevent drought and flooding...

* Create high-powered nutrient density in ways that can restore human health...

* Protect our drinking water and oceans from harmful chemical contaminants...

* And help to reverse climate change by storing huge amounts of carbon in the soil...

Click Here To Watch It In Full For Free Now...

Leave a Comment:

Leave a Comment: