Products & Prices

Harvest the Sky designs, consults, designs, sells and installs rainwater catchment systems. Please check the Frequently Asked Questions first if you have any questions about the systems.

Rain Barrels:

The cost of one 55 gallon PLASTIC rainbarrel with a hose bib (for attaching a garden hose) and input/overflow device is $250. Each additional rainbarrel added to this is $150 (it has the hose bib and side fittings).  This includes a well made, attractive roofwasher which attaches to the downspout and sends clean water into the barrel.  These costs do not include transportation costs if you are beyond the greater Portland area.

  • Installation Costs:
    The above price includes installation costs if it is a simple, level site (i.e. most installations).
  • Transportation Costs:
    If you live in the Greater Metropolitan area of Portland, Oregon there is no transportation cost. If outside this area there is a transportation cost. The transportation cost is $0.25 per mile for both directions (to the site and back to the office).
  • Shipping Costs:
    Please email or call concerning the cost of shipping.

Rainwater Harvesting Systems for Irrigation use:

  • Above ground Cistern
    The total cost of an installed 1500 gallon above ground plastic cistern is typically around $1500. If you have an unusual site or situation this will be higher. This does NOT include the cost of a pump
  • Below ground Cistern
    An installed 1700 gallon BELOW ground cistern for irrigation use (with a pump) will cost around $5000.

Rainwater Harvesting Systems for Indoor water use

  • Above ground Cistern
    The total cost of an installed 3000 gallon above ground plastic cistern is typically around $10,000. This includes the following: cistern, pump, roofwasher, first flush device, filtration including UV light filter, pump controller.
  • Below ground Cistern
    The total cost of an installed 1700 gallon below ground plastic cistern is typically around $12,000 depending on how the overflow for the water is dealt with.