Debunking the myths behind Rainwater Harvesting

With rainwater harvesting gaining momentum, it is essential to distinguish between the myths and facts surrounding it. Here are some of the most common misconceptions and the truth behind it.

01). MYTH: It’s expensive and hard to maintain.
FACT: Once installed, RWH is cost-effective with easy maintenance.

02). MYTH: You can’t drink rainwater.
FACT: Planned filtration and storage results in exceptional water quality.

03). MYTH: Rainwater collection won’t be enough for overall usage.
FACT: Nearly 6,300 litres can be collected per 1000 sq.ft. for every inch of rain

04). MYTH: Collected rainwater is the same as tap water.
FACT: Rainwater is soft water as there is no calcium and has added benefits.

05). MYTH: Water expires.
FACT: Proper storage can keep rainwater usable, indefinitely.