Gallery: CISTA: Modern Rainwater Harvesting Made Beautiful


Generally associated with plastic and wooden 55 gallon drums covered with slimy moss, rainwater harvesting just doesn’t seem to capture the imagination like an exotic green roof or a gleaming solar array — until now. The CISTA rainwater harvesting system (which we just spotted on Kohler’s new H2OVisions website) is a dramatic, elegant and space-saving solution for the urban environment that conserves water, increases green space and just might finally bring rainwater harvesting the kind of attention it deserves.

Read the rest of this entry »


or your inhabitat account below


  1. Rainwater Harvesting or... March 4, 2015 at 12:11 pm

    […] Modern Rainwater harvesting made beautiful here. […]

  2. Oaktreehouse July 18, 2014 at 4:09 pm

    Where can I purchase the cista water system?

  3. rain harvesting December 1, 2010 at 12:55 pm

    That is a very beautiful harvesting system. I agree that it is a vary good thing for homeowners to do. Especially in areas where it doesn’t rain as much. It is helpful to have a tank that can water your lawn and help save on the water bill. They are not quite as pretty but I found some space saving tanks at and they are much more affordable.

  4. Stunning FabLab Passive... June 21, 2010 at 9:04 pm

    […] shaded patio. FabLab also features smart energy and temperature-monitoring systems, a garden, and a rainwater collection system on its […]

  5. Brian Lang March 5, 2009 at 11:18 am

    If it’s affordable, then it should do well.

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home