Collecting and Using Rainwater at Home
- Home Owner Tips
- Friday, May 9, 2014
Rainwater harvesting ÔÇô collecting and storing rain for later use ÔÇô is an ancient practice. It is still used in many rural places throughout the world, and today it is making a comeback in urban centres, both as an additional source of water and a way for homeowners to reduce consumption.
Did you know that many of the developers in the communities we build in provide rainwater collection barrels to their new homebuyers? Contact your Area Sales Manager to find out.
For more information about Rainwater Harvesting and how you can do it at home, check out the CMHC’s Guide for Homeowners.
– Heather Dietrich, Marketing Coordinator