Re: Eeeeek.....the water bill has quadrupled !
- Theres no such thing as a "treatment plant" for greywater. There are "blackwater treatment
plants" which are very expensive. To reuse greywater, it needs to be filtered though healthy
dirt or gravel, or irrigated directly into the plants.
Do a google search on greywater to see some designs and ideas. I setup a greywater system
here and it works great, I have it running though a gravel garden bed for filtration before
going into the citrus orchard. Never store greywater. Always have it runing directly to the
plants you want to water. Since greywater includes solids from the kitchen sink, you need to
use larger tubing. Since it includes water from the washing machine, you need to use bio-
As far as I know theres nobody who does greywater design and installation here, but if you
have any questions you can email me and I can help give you some ideas. Are you in the