DIY Hacks and How Tos Rain Chains instead of sometimes unsightly downspouts. Disperses the water evenly around the area instead of creating a gully effect. Perfect for corner gardens that round your house.
Conserve Water by Harvesting Rainwater: How to Make a Rain Barrel... Once used for making wine and spirits, oak barrels offer Old World charm, though they can be heavy and usually require plugging a too-high bunghole and drilling a new one for your spigot. Try local wineries and distilleries or Kentucky Barrels (www.KentuckyBarrels.com).