|Dallas Morning News, July 2007|
|From the article, "Roll Out the Barrels" July 20, 2007|
"From 30-gallon barrels placed underneath a gutter downspout to 1,000-gallon tanks set up in the back yard, the systems provide an alternative source of landscape water, which is becoming a long-term issue in North Texas, despite the recent rains. 'Rain barrels have been around forever, from the ancient Greeks to the Old West,' says Clean Air Gardening owner Lars Hundley, whose Dallas-based mail-order business offers several models online. 'They are making a comeback because itís an easy way to get free water.'"