Install a Rain Barrel
Rain barrels are available for purchase at Herring Run Nursery. To inquire about pricing and availability, please contact the nursery at (844) 756-8688 or firstname.lastname@example.org.When you install a rainwater harvesting system, you can conserve your water, reduce stormwater pollution, and help prevent erosion of our stream banks.
Rain barrels are container that collect and store rainwater for activities such as watering plants or washing outdoor furniture. Several rain barrels or one larger tank (cistern) can be installed to create a rainwater harvesting system.
Rain Barrel Benefits
Reduce water bills
Capture rain to water your garden
Decrease the volume of stormwater pollution and prevent erosion
Lessen the demand for energy intensive, chlorinated tap water
Every Drop Counts
Build Your Own Rain Barrel at our Workshop
Join Blue Water Baltimore at one of our rain barrel workshops and build your own to take home. Our workshops provide an overview of rain barrels, the installation process, and the steps involved in the rain barrel construction process. Participants use tools provided by Blue Water Baltimore to construct their rain barrels. Please check out the events calendar to find future workshops.
Purchase a Rain Barrel
Host a Rain Barrel Workshop
Blue Water Baltimore would love to come lead a rain barrel workshop at your neighborhood, business or school. To inquire about pricing, please contact Stormwater Program Manager, Jessie Hillman at email@example.com.