The cost of installing a graywater system
into a new home ranges from $500 to $2,500, according to an article from HGTV.
Green: Rainwater collected from the roof by a graywater system
Their "EcoFlush" Swedish urine-diverting toilet features a urine drain in the front of the bowl, through which urine and flush water drain to a graywater system
that irrigates their landscape.
Under his leadership, Florence Lofts, a mixed-use development in Sebastopol, CA, became the first large-scale graywater system
in Sonoma County.
It has a $120,000 solar panel roof system, bamboo floors and a graywater system
for keeping the grass green.
It features a 35kW photovoltaic solar system on the roof that is designed to handle electrical needs and a commercial scale graywater system
to divert sink and shower water to irrigation purposes.
A graywater system
collects water from shower drains, bathtubs and the laundry, then filters and pumps it through a dedicated supply line to toilet tanks for flushing, reducing average household water consumption by one third.
She has a smaller home in beachside Malibu that has a graywater system
, runs on solar power and has radiant floor heat, as well as a giant nursery with every kind of fruit tree imaginable (from persimmon to avocado to grapefruit), a moss deck and giant cactuses that grow out of their pots into the ground.
This is the first graywater system
on campus, and in the near future I hope to also use the groundwater from Sewall Hall to irrigate the quad from Fondren [Library] to the Alice Pratt Brown music building," Miggins said.
Among the dozens of energy-efficient and "green" design elements built into the renovated house is a geothermal heating and cooling system consisting of a field of 232 bore holes 450 feet deep, and a three-acre constructed wetland and graywater system
that will reduce the sisters' water consumption by 40 percent.
A graywater system
collects and filters water drained from the home's bathtubs, showers, and sinks.
I built a graywater system
that collects the water from the washing machine and kitchen sink in a sump basin in the basement (a sump basin is basically a plastic 55-gallon drum with a moveable lid).