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October 20, 2014

Video: Building a Bio-Filter (Greywater Recycling System)

Greywater recycling systems can consist of a drum or water tank with a submersible pump for irrigation or they can be more natural as shown in […]
September 15, 2014

Design & Install a Greywater Irrigation System

The article below describes one way or designing & installing a grey water irrigation system with a plastic water tank or box for temporary storage. The […]
September 6, 2014

DIY Rain Water Tank System

Small water tanks, drums or ‘rain barrels’ are great for the hobby rainwater collector & DIY enthusiast but we advocate bigger water tanks, if possible. Many […]
August 18, 2014

Video: Laundry to Landscape Greywater System Explained

Grey water to laundry systems are indeed relatively easy to set up. Two things should be remembered with greywater irrigation systems: never store the greywater in […]
April 23, 2014

Video: Backup water drum storage system for home

It is a good idea to have a backup supply of drinking water stored in water tanks or drums in case of a water supply cut, […]
February 15, 2014

Video: Water Catchment System Green-It-Yourself Project

Watch this video for some ideas of how to harvesting rainwater in water tanks or rain barrels and what to do with it. Traditionally rain barrels […]
February 12, 2014

Types of simple greywater systems

Greywater recycling systems in conjunction with rainwater tanks can save huge quantities of water which is especially important in water scarce nations such as South Africa. […]
June 14, 2013

Use rain water tanks to fill your swimming pool

Swimming pools are sometimes seen as wasteful when it comes to water, especially in countries like South Africa where water is a scarce luxury for the […]
June 11, 2013

The basics of a simple domestic grey water irrigation system

Whenever you shower or bath, the used ‘grey water’ is usually directed down the drain to the sewers or French Drain.  Why not send gray water […]