City of Houston

Rain Barrel & Compost Bin Sale   

For a limited time and while supplies last purchase a 50 gallon Ivy rain barrel  and a backyard compost bin at a discounted price. 

Black 50 gallon Ivy Rain Barrel 

$72.00 (40% off retail)


Backyard Compost Bins - $67.00 

Click here for compost bin specs.

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Place your order then call (832) 394-9050 to schedule a pickup appointment within 5 business days. 


Houston Green Building Resource Center

1002 Washington Ave.

Houston, TX 77002


Questions about picking up:
How do I purchase?  Choose the item below and  click the Buy Now button, enter the number of items you would like to purchase and then pay by credit card. To order more than one product click the item, click "Buy Now" choose the of number of items you would like then click the continue shopping button to add a new item and click "Buy Now" again.
How do I set up the rain barrel? You can view more information below as well as watch our assembly and installation video.


Please note you will pick up your items at the event listed above, items will NOT be shipped to you. 
When placing your order you only need to fill in a Billing Address that matches your credit card billing statement.

Please keep your confirmation email for picking up.

Pay by check - call 919.835.1699 to reserve by phone and **Click here to Download form to send payment by mail** 

Retail Price $129.00

The Ivy rain barrel comes with everything you need to assemble, collect, and use rain water. Barrels can easily be daisy chained with no added cost. All components included, even a 6’ long overflow hose!

  Daisy chain 2 or more.  Easy to get home. 

Ivy's Best In Class Features



100% recycled. Dark in color to prevent algae growth.
Overflow and Locking Lid

Overflow and Locking Lid

Large overflow hose included to divert excess water. Ivy comes with two ports to easily link two or more.
Screened Inlet

Screened Inlet

Filters debris and protects against mosquito breeding. Ring pops out for cleaning screen.
Lower Port

Lower Port

3/4" HDPE ball valve easily connects to garden hose. Fully drains to prevent stagnate water.
Link Two

Link Two

Use existing overflow hose to connect two or more barrels.

Ivy provides a new era of design innovation at an economical price. All parts are included for simple installation.

  • Made in the USA using 100% recycled materials!
  • 50-gallon capacity – perfect for homeowners
  • Locking child-proof lid, stable when full, mosquito resistant
  • Two overflow ports and screened inlet (best in class!)
  • 3/4" ball valve connects to garden hose
  • Gravity fed—no pumps required
  • Easily transport up to three Ivy barrels in a mid-size sedan
  • Dimensions 42.5"H x 22"D
  • Installation instructions
  • Link multiple Ivy barrels using overflow hose (included)
  • Maintenance will be needed
  • 2 Year warranty

Top Four Reasons to Harvest Rainwater

    • Protect our rivers and streams from runoff pollution
    • Use rainwater to grow healthy and lush plants
    • Supplement your water supply
    • Rainwater is a free resource that's easy to harvest and use!

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Raleigh, NC 27609