Model # 2263-1

Internet #202371851

RESCUE 60 Gal. Sandstone Decorative Rain Barrel Kit with Planter and Diverter System
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RESCUE

60 Gal. Sandstone Decorative Rain Barrel Kit with Planter and Diverter System

  • Enclosed System keeps out Mosquitoes and other harmful Pests
  • Diverter System causes water to flow into Barrel when its empty
  • Diverter redirects water to downspout when the Barrel is full
$129.74 /each

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The Emsco Group RESCUE 60 Gal. Sandstone Rain Water Urn with Planter features an integrated planter and an easy-to-install, patented downspout diverter kit which fits 2 in. x 3 in. standard or 3 in. x 4 in. high capacity downspouts. The downspout diverter will automatically keep your rain barrel full when rain has fallen and bypass the rain barrel when full preventing overfilling and overflowing which can cause flooding. This rain barrel kit collects rainwater to be both environmentally-friendly and money-saving by helping reduce your dependence on municipal or well water. In addition, your plants will thrive using pure, soft rain water instead of the processed water from your tap which can contain elements harmful to your plants. An added feature about the diverter system is that it does not have to be removed during the winter season. The diverter and rain barrel can be by-passed so that water flows through the downspout as usual, keeping water from getting into the rain barrel and freezing. The integrated planter can be planted directly into or a pre-arranged floral basket can be used to adorn the top of the rain barrel. The planter area includes a weep hole, allowing excess water to drain out preventing plant stress or death due to over-watering and root rot.

  • Environmentally-friendly decorative water urn collects rain from your downspout to reduce your need for municipal or well water, helping you save money
  • Made from UV-stable, engineered resin for durability with the look of sandstone
  • Built-in large planter has weep holes to help prevent over watering and root rot
  • Kit includes our patented dual downspout diverter, a 36 in. connection hose, connection grommets, a barb plug, a 48 in. main outlet hose with on/off ball cock valve, 2 hose gaskets and an illustrated installation guide
  • Diverter system automatically redirects water down the downspout when the urn is full
  • Easy-to-install downspout diverter kit fits 2 in. x 3 in. standard or 3 in. x 4 in. high capacity downspouts
  • Holds up to 60 Gal. of rainwater
  • Can be connected to a soaker hose for convenient automatic watering of nearby plants/gardens
  • Rainwater is ideal for watering plants and gardens, rainwater is at ambient temperatures which plant enjoy and it contains no chlorine or other chemicals



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Customer Questions & Answers

Just want to confirm this 60 gallon is completely round and not with a flat back? I'm looking to make water feature w/it

Asked by: Dan
round
Answered by: hkdmom
Date published: 2016-11-01

Our downspouts are 4 1/2 x 3 inches, not 3 x 2 inches. Can the diverter accommodate the larger downspout?

Asked by: SkyToucher
Yes the diverter is double ended. One end accepts 4 1/2 x 3 and the other end is 3x2.
Answered by: Reno
Date published: 2016-11-01

Is it possible to clean the inside of this barrel?

Asked by: Nickname
No, it is not remotely possible to clean the inside.
Answered by: Reno
Date published: 2017-04-03

In a heavy rain water is gushing out where the diverter is attached to the cut downspout. Is there a fix for this problem

Asked by: Kat
You might have some blockage in the diverter. Would recommend installing a mesh or debris catcher at the top of the down sprout. If not the case, then the amount of rain is exceeding the ability of the diverter's drain hole. Therefore the diverter would safely overflow.
Answered by: Reno
Date published: 2016-11-01
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60 Gal. Sandstone Decorative Rain Barrel Kit with Planter and Diverter System is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 158.
Rated 2 out of 5 by from No way to clean out if leaves etc wash into it. No way to clean out if leaves etc wash into it.
Date published: 2016-11-03
Rated 3 out of 5 by from sealed top The top is sealed accept for weep holes so you cannot clean out the barrel of accumulated debris from the roof runoff. Algae eventually grows and cant be accessed for cleaning with the sealed top. Ours came dented and would easily bend back if you could access the inside.
Date published: 2016-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Rain catcher I live in So Calif where it never rains and I love to catch what little rain water we get for my house plants. First day we set it up it rained that night and was filled 50% ... such a blessing to capture that great rain water. Unfortunately I forgot to close the hose after second use and wondered why it got low so fast! Easy fix on my bad.
Date published: 2016-11-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Bought and installed two of these, they both work great and already full from the last rain. One... Bought and installed two of these, they both work great and already full from the last rain. One works perfect the second has a small leak between the green feed hose and the valve unit. We found if we mount the exit hose so it is above the water line there is no leaking. I wish I had bought two more!
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I really like the design. Seems very sturdy built. When it was delivered it had two small flat sp... I really like the design. Seems very sturdy built. When it was delivered it had two small flat spots on each side from storage/shipping. I set it out in the sun for about an hour on each side and they came right out.
Date published: 2016-11-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It was much lighter than I expected so very easy to move to the right spot and set up. It also lo... It was much lighter than I expected so very easy to move to the right spot and set up. It also looks very good and does not look like an "ugly" repurposed barrel converted to a water barrell
Date published: 2016-11-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Had the barrel setup in time to catch it's first rain. Setup was simple and installing the gutte... Had the barrel setup in time to catch it's first rain. Setup was simple and installing the gutter diverter was easy. I plan on expanding by adding more barrels later. Great product!
Date published: 2016-11-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy set up and my flower beds seem happy with... Easy set up and my flower beds seem happy with a drink straight from the source! Just wish I'd bought the 85 gallon. The 60 gallon has a nice water flow for 38 mins. Very happy!
Date published: 2017-04-18
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