Stormsaver Blog

Stormsaver is passionate about spreading awareness of water reuse. Do you want to learn more about rainwater harvesting, greywater recycling or water conservation? Our weekly educational blog can help you to understand the fundamentals of many important topics within the water, construction, and facilities management industries. Learn more below.

Combined blue roofs, rainwater & greywater harvesting

Did you know that blue-green roofs can be combined with both rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling? The technologies can reduce stormwater discharge rates and improve water efficiency. Find out how it works here.

Summary of key updates to the British Standard for Rainwater Harvesting BS 16941 2024

The recently updated British Standard for Rainwater Harvesting has just been launched and is due to be implemented in September 2024. BS EN 16941:2024 is the latest version of the British Standard for Rainwater Harvesting. See the new changes here. 

Future Homes Hub water ready report. Your water reuse summary

The Future Homes Hub ‘water ready’ report is the latest iniative aimed at improving water efficiency within homes. Here is your water reuse summary. 

Reliance on Water Reuse to grow amid new water deficit predictions

The UK Government has recently released updated forecasts on England's future water shortage predictions. With rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling set to take a leading role in achieving greater water efficiency, find out more here. 

Automatic Backwash Filtration for Rainwater Harvesting

Are you aware that the best practice approach to commercial rainwater harvesting is to include a third stage of filtration? This third stage of filtration often comes in the form of Automatic Backwash Filtration. Learn more about this here. 

A guide to the different types of Rainwater Harvesting Systems

We understand that rainwater harvesting is just a small aspect of your overall project. However, it is crucial that the correct type of rainwater harvesting is chosen to achieve long-term water savings. Find out more here. 

Why is rainwater harvesting needed

Rainwater harvesting is important for tackling water scarcity and issues with combined sewer networks. Find out more in this blog.

Fail-safe features on a Rainwater Harvesting System

Stormsaver rainwater harvesting systems have a number of fail-safe feature to ensure a constant supply of recycled rainwater to points of use. Find out more in our blog here. 

Why is the communal approach to rainwater harvesting best?

Community Rainwater Harvesting Systems are often regarded as the best approach to achieve water reuse on newly constructed housing developments. Learn why community systems are the best approach here. 

20th anniversary interview with Lisa Farnsworth

We are celebrating 20 years of Stormsaver! In celebration of this milestone, our marketing team sat down with our Managing Director and Founder, Lisa Farnsworth to talk all things Stormsaver. Find out more here.

Stormsaver at 20: Interview with Michael Farnsworth, founder and CEO

In case you missed it, Stormsaver is celebrating 20 years of water conservation success! In celebration of this important milestone, we wanted to throw it back to where it all began. For this week’s blog we asked our Marketing Executive, Matt to sit down with Mike Farnsworth, our CEO  and Founder to ask him some questions on how he came to build the UK’s market leading water reuse company.

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