How to Connect More Than One Rain Barrel

Double rain barrel hook up

Attach hose to

The Rain Wizard comes with a flat back that will fit tightly against a wall and is available in a gallon capacity. They are available in ceramic, wood, metal, stone and plastic.

Install your first rain barrel. This is important, especially if you want your barrels to act as a single unit, then they must be level. It comes with a screen that filters out debris and pollutants plus a brass spigot that can link it to other barrels with the use of a hose. The good news is, you can capture and store more rain water, either in your landscape by digging a rain garden, or inside additional rain barrels. The barrel is both functional and a great decorative piece for your yard.

The Rain Wizard comes with

Retrieving Your Water Retrieving your water can be done with a spigot, electric or manual pump. For extra durability, it has a double wall and the accompanying hose attaches neatly with a hood.

Also make sure your barrel is

How to Connect More Than One Rain Barrel

This is a simple project

They are also usually opaque so that the stored water is not exposed to sunlight which limits that amount of algae that can grow inside the barrel. It also has an optional barrel stand that creates a balance between the ground and spigot making it easier to fill your watering can. It also comes with a mesh screen that keeps out insects and debris from your water supply. You then multiply that by how many inches of rain you get on average each month and multiply that by how wide your roof is in feet.

Also, make sure your barrel is secured to the ground so it will not fall over. This is a simple project, and there are two methods for how to accomplish it. Since you are connecting two or more barrels, ensure you have sufficient, sturdy, and level space. Attach hose to bottom drain on first barrel.

Since you are connecting two