Rain Barrels are making a comeback. Rain barrels have been used for centuries to collect and store rain water for survival purposes, where the only usable water available was rainwater. In today's troubled economy, rain barrels are making a comeback for economical as well as ecological reasons.
For individuals looking for a complete and ready to use rain barrel, contact the Conservation Foundation at 630-428-4500. Ready to use barrels are available for a fee of $75.