Times Are Dry

  Adelaide just recorded its driest January since 1957 and water has been in short demand. This seems like a good time to discuss how you can save water in your home. Let’s look at water use in the bathroom and kitchen. Did you know 40% of all water used in the home is used […]

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What are the Benefits of Rainwater Harvesting?

 Rainwater harvesting is a technique used for collecting, storing and using rainwater for landscape irrigation and other uses. The rainwater is collected from various hard surfaces such as rooftops and/or other manmade aboveground hard surfaces. For a dry climate such as we have here in South Australia, rainwater harvesting can make a huge beneficial impact on […]

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Compost to Conserve Water

Water conservation can be achieved using many methods.  We’ve talked about a lot of them, but one method we haven’t touched on yet is composting. Yes, composting can actually help us conserve water! Let’s start at the beginning by answering the question, what is compost? Quite simply, compost is decomposed organic matter. It is generally […]

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Save Money with Rainwater Harvesting

People often say that they would eat healthier or buy organic groceries if they didn’t cost more. They would replace older appliances with energy efficient models, if they could afford it. Wouldn’t it be great if doing something healthy and good for the environment could save you money? Ri Industries has a suggestion for you. Rainwater harvesting.  […]

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Bathroom Signs from Around the World

Well, we’ve shown you loos from around the world, so it made sense, to us at least, that we now show you some bathroom signs from around the world. Unfortunately, we do not know where these signs were found although we truly wish we did. We are all too aware of the scarcity of water, […]

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Don’t Waste Rainwater! Use Rainwater Tanks.

South Australians take steps every day to save water: shorter showers; turning off the tap when brushing teeth; and other techniques. But when it rains, many of us let the water go to waste. Ri Industries has a solution. Concrete rainwater tanks. Why use rainwater tanks? Because rainwater is a valuable natural resource. Using rainwater can reduce water […]

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