Yes it can! Rainwater is the primary source of drinking water for hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. On Vancouver Island alone, it is the water source for thousands. Make sure you have the best Harvesting System installed to store your rainwater properly!
If you’re interested in a rainwater harvesting system for your home, contact our team at Integra Water to get started!
No, rainwater harvesting is not illegal in Canada. However, there are by-laws that need to be followed in order to harvest rainwater. If you live in Victoria, check here to review the by-laws for water harvesting. If you live elsewhere, check your local by-laws to find out everything you need to know about harvesting rainwater in your municipality.
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Yes, Rainwater Harvesting Systems have been shown to offer an excellent return on investment. On average, having a RHS will save you the cost of 1300 gallons of water during peak summer months! There are other methods of collecting water such as captured condensate, but harvesting rainwater is the most effective with the highest ROI.
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The main purpose of rainwater harvesting is to store clean water for future use. The water is collected in barrels through downspouts in your eaves troughs. Whether it be for watering indoor plants, or to return water to the ground to replenish water levels on your property there are many reasons to invest in a rainwater harvesting system!
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If there haven’t been any recent rainy days, or you have a particularly small rainwater storage tank, it can happen that you run out of harvested rainwater. In these cases, all of your usual appliances will automatically be supplied from the regular water system.
The size of the tank you get installed can depend on numerous factors. Some of these include the number of members in your household, the size of your home, and the size of your yard if you plan on watering your grass and garden. If you’re unsure if investing in a rainwater harvesting system is right for your home, reach out to the experts at Integra Water. We can help answer all the questions you have and provide the proper recommendations.