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Rain barrel corner mounting

Rain barrel mounting with turnbuckle and cable.

4 eye bolts with a cable and a turnbuckle was what it took to mount this rain barrel.

Total cost was under 10 dollars.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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Is this an addition to your current barrel(s)? I you have a specific use for your rainbarrel water, like to fill chicken and goat water vessels, or is the water for whatever depending on the day?
Comment by Jennifer Wed Jun 7 09:54:07 2017
We mainly use them to fill buckets for chickens and spot irrigation.
Comment by mark Tue Jun 13 14:54:58 2017

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