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Old 06-22-2010, 01:35 AM   #1
Jun 2009
Canton, MI
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Woo-hoo! I'm kinda proud of myself. I have build a rain water barrel out of a used 55 gal plastic food-safe container. They used it to transport an orange juice concentrate (that's what it smells like). I'm gonna use it to water my vegetable garden and my hops.

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Old 06-22-2010, 01:40 AM   #2
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Mar 2008
Nashville, TN
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Kudos to helping mitigate runoff from your roof and not taking extra water out of your local source. Can you tell I'm a stormwater geek?

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Old 06-22-2010, 11:10 AM   #3
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Jul 2009
Marengo, IL
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My parents just pick up 2 rain water barrels for their home. I think the barrels used to store pickles or some other pickled/brined food.

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