Harvesting water is a modern method using technological advances and experience to maximize the benefits and expand the uses of collected rainwater. From drinking to cleaning your clothes, the water harvested from the last big rainstorm in the Austin area could supply every drop you need.
Rain barrels in Austin serve many purposes for central Texas homes and businesses. Uses of water collected in rain barrels can include:
Drinking and cooking
Drinking water for pets, wildlife, or livestock
Rinsing of vegetables
Washing cars or equipment
Watering lawns and gardens