Rain Barrels – Currently Not Available
The City of Windsor Rain Barrels are currently not available since the EWSWA had to cancel the 2021 Spring Sale due to the provincial STAY-AT-HOME order. We do not have any further information at this time. Please check back occasionally OR sign up for our e-newsletter- if there is any new information it will be posted on the website and sent out via our e-newsletter.
Winterizing Your Rain Barrel: If you have purchased a rain barrel – please note that it should be EMPTIED out prior to freezing temperatures. Allowing the water to freeze inside the rain barrel can cause the plastic to crack.
Winterizing Fact Sheet: Winterizing The Rain Barrel
Rain Barrel Details
The SYSTERN Rain Barrel can lower municipal water demands and save energy at water treatment facilities by reducing water pollution and storm water runoff. Rain water, free from chlorine and water treatment chemicals, is an excellent water source for lawns, plants and gardens.
- 55 gallon, 208 litre capacity
- Height, 34 in / 86.4 cm
- Width, 26 in / 66.3 cm
- Weight, 16 lb / 7.3 kg
- Mosquito mesh keeps bugs and leaves out
- Overflow hose can be linked to another SYSTERN or can be directed away from the house
- Contoured spigot
- Easily accommodates existing downspouts
- BPA free
- UV stabilizer is added to resist deterioration from sunlight
- Made from recycled content