Save rainwater to use to recharge soil moisture, cut down on outside water use and create lasting savings on irrigation. Which method you use depends on space and how much money you want to spend. Here are some tips for harvesting rain for your yard.
PVC Drip Irrigation is an inexpensive and easy to build method for watering your backyard garden. After adding a PVC drip irrigation system to your garden you can expect stronger vegetable plants, fewer weeds and a lower water bill! - Our Secret Garden
23 Awesome DIY Rainwater Harvesting Systems You Can Build at Home
Swale Calculator: An online tool for calculating the distance between water-harvesting swales.
722 square-foot modular home will be on display during Greenbuild 2012 in San Francisco, California and acts as a prototype for a new series of homes by Method Homes and New York-based Bogue Trondowski Architects. "Features of the home include a super-insulated envelope, wooden cladding and decking, rooftop solar, a ductless mini-split HVAC system, HRV ventilation, bamboo floors and cabinets, LED lighting, home automation, rainwater harvesting, a greywater system & a composting toilet, etc."