Rainwater Harvesting For Healthy Gardens

12.02.17 9:30 am - 11:30 am
San Marcos Historical Society
1952 Sycamore Drive
San Marcos, CA 92069
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Price: $0.00
Event Description: 


This is a hands-on workshop where you'll learn:

  • 5 common mistakes to avoid with rain barrels
  • 3 reasons to use a Rain Chain whether you have a gutter or not
  • How to get the best deal on rainwater storage
  • Another way to save water while avoid paying hundreds of dollars for multiple rain barrels
  • How we saved a client over $1700 on retrofitting their sprinkler system
  • How to make a rain chain for under $10
  • A simple calculation that a 4th grader can do that will tell you how much water you can collect
  • How to easily it is for most people to capture 10,000 gallons of water
  • How capturing rainwater affects climate and beach/ocean pollution - how to be part of the climate change solution
  • 3 mistakes homeowners and designers make on rain gardens

What to Bring:

  • Sun hat, sunscreen, long sleeve shirt, long pants, clothes toed shoes, sunglasses, water bottle


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