Garden Formulas, Self Sufficiency

How Much Rain Can One Roof “Catch”?

Rainwater is fantastic for plants and a great way to cut down on your use of municipal sourced H20.

Chances are you will be pleasantly surprised at just how much rain you can catch off one small roof.

One inch of rain falling on a 1000 square foot roof will produce enough runoff to fill your rain barrels with a whopping 625 gallons water; the equivalent of a dozen 50 gallon rain barrels!

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