Collecting rainwater for use
during dry months in rain barrels or other depositories is an
ancient and traditional practice. Historical records show that
rainwater was collected in simple clay containers as far back as
2,000 years ago in Thailand, and throughout other areas of the
world after that. With the increasing restrictions on our local
well usage and drought restrictions now facing much of the United
States during the summer months, more and more homeowners in our
modern society are turning to the harvesting of rainwater to save
money and protect this precious natural resource.
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It is a common belief in most of the world is that water is an infinite resource to exploit as needed, but as the saying goes, "you don’t know the value of water until the well is running dry." This is especially true in these dry months of the U.S. where most of the municipal water comes from overstressed underground aquifers. Whereas rainwater is considered a renewable natural resource, many aquifers are being "mined," that is, communities are drawing out more water than the aquifer naturally receives to recharge it. As drought begin to call attention to an increasing water crisis, people are seeking ways minimize impact on our local water supplies. Rain barrels can be part of the solution. Just look outside your window the next time it rains and imagine all the water that’s running down your driveway being put to beneficial use in your home, house plants and garden! AWT Vinyl siding would like to help you with Your water conservation need. We can install your rain barrel or help you with the design of a storage system. We can handle your project in a most professional manner. You will be saving water resources in a few days. Just give us a call or request an estimate form this site.
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