Rain Barrels & Cisterns
Are you looking to sign up for a rain barrel workshop? At this time ALL workshops have been completed for the year.
We are in the process of setting up more for next year. Please sign up to be notified with news and announcements about workshops.
Don’t Let Good Water Go to Waste
Want some FREE water for your gardens or lawn? Want to to help protect Lake Michigan? Installing a rain barrel is an easy way to do your part to protect Lake Michigan and become a Fresh Coast Guardian. Rain barrels and cisterns capture and store rainwater for outdoor water uses like gardening. Rain barrels and cisterns are similar, although cisterns tend to be larger and sometimes are installed underground.
It's time to winterize your rain barrel!
Follow these few easy steps to make sure your rain barrel will be in good shape for next year. Remember to store your rain barrel inside your garage or basement.
Rain Barrel Installation & Care
Questions about the installation or care of your rain barrel?
Here are some helpful resources:
People in the community with great new rain barrels from Fresh Coast Guardians.