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Alexis and the RAIN Smart House

rain ready contest mount hope grand prize winner Alexi Motuz

For Alexis Motuz, what began with a knock on the door on a sweltering summer afternoon, became a project to better her home, her neighbourhood, and the environment.

Alexis entered a contest to win a front yard makeover and she won! Here’s a series of blog posts that looks at her journey transforming her yard. The end result is that she now has a RAIN Smart Home. The video above looks at the features of the completed makeover.

Learn how you too can have a RAIN Smart Home.

Alexis Motuz

 

   Chapter 1 – Alexis wins a front yard makeover

rain barrel installation

 

   Chapter 2 – 5 Steps to a RAIN Smart Home

design for a rain smart yard

 

   Chapter 4 – Designing a RAIN Smart yard 

alexis' front yard

 

   Chapter 5 – Choosing a RAIN Smart contractor

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