Aquabarrel® Do-It-Yourself Rain Barrel Kits

Tight-head Barrels

Caution: Your 30 or 55 gallon plastic barrel top must look exactly like this one and the bung plug(s) must be threaded in the middle. Plugs are NOT included in the rain barrel kits. These images are provided to increase your confidence that you are ordering the correct product for the style of barrel you own. Click on image for larger view of bung plug.

Aquabarrel® DIY rain barrel kits include a photo-illustrated manual sent via e-mail. Over 20 high quality digital photographs take you step by step through the entire process. You are less likely to find yourself frustrated by trying to imagine what is being done. Now you can see what you are building with no second guessing.

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Aquabarrel Rain Barrel Part Kit Bundles Comparison
Product Items Included:


Barrel Only
- - -
Warning Sticker, "Do not drink" X X X
Valve, Shut-Off X X X
Hose Assembly, 3 Piece X X X
Overflow Port, 2 Piece X X X
Downspout Adaptor X X -
Install Manual, Comprehensive Photo-Illustrated X X X
Downspout to Barrel Flex Pipe — White
- X X
Flexible Overflow Pipe — 12', Black
- - X
Mosquito Dunk - 6 Pack
- - X
Barrel Topper Debris Filter - Low Gloss White
- - X
Price $36.81 $52.99 $112.73

"-" or Dash - This means that this item is up to the user to acquire (if needed).
photo do it yourself rain barrel Basic parts kit Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Rain Barrel Parts Kit, "Creek" Bundle

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Email us to request more information about our bulk kit program for water conservation groups and DIY clinics!

Do it yourself rain barrel plans on CD

The Do-It-Yourself Rain Barrel Plans includes:

  • All the images needed to make a rain barrel
  • Close up photographs of all the parts for this project
  • Shopping list
  • Suggestions for alternate tools to use
  • Hints on where to locate a barrel near you
  • Delivery by First Class USPS
  • or Return E-Mail
  • No third party advertising

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Most orders are shipped the next business day.

Aquabarrel's® has a PATENT PENDING on design and structure. When you purchase the kit you are also purchasing a "limited license" which is the right to make one rain barrel from the rain barrel kit purchased. Read more...

Contact Us if you have any questions before you place your order. Returns require prior written authorization. All returned parts will be inspected and must be in saleable condition. Returns subject to 25% restocking fee.

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