mirainbarrel CEO Joshua Rubin Interviewed by The Jewish News Detroit

Our CEO Joshua Rubin was interviewed by the Detroit Jewish News. It was a highlight in an article about the Whitney in Detroit going green. They did a great job capturing what mirainbarrel and Joshua are all about, Check out Joshua’s interview below and there is a link to the whole article on their website […]

The Michigan Jewish Food Festival

 Save the date for the second Michigan Jewish Food Festival! Aug 27, 2017 – 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Eastern Market Corporation, Detroit, MI Several thousand people joined us for the first ever Michigan Jewish Food Festival and enjoyed food, celebrated our shared history in Detroit, and learned about Detroit’s current food movement that’s creating a more […]

Heidelberg Project Rain Barrel Workshop, Huge Success!!!

This past weekend we had an amazing Saturday morning at the Heidelberg Project with the help of both the Heidelberg and the Sierra Great Lakes Program, 30 Rain Barrels went to Detroiters’. We showed everyone how to make them, install them, and paint them too! Lots of amazing people and great weather made for an […]

Rain Barrels on the RiverFront 2016

Rain Barrels on the Riverfront is back. A three way partnership between the Sierra Club Great Lakes Program, The Detroit RiverFront Conservancy and Maxi Container (aka mirainbarrel) will return (for the second time this year) to Downtown Detroit this April 23rd and July 18th. There are many ways to participate. You can buy your barrel […]

Huntington Woods Rain Barrel Workshop Returns for 2016

Join us again for our annual Huntington Woods Rain Barrel Workshop on May 1st 2016. These flyers can also be found in Huntington Woods residence water bills. We encourage surrounding communities to attend as well. For more information please call Claire at the Huntington Woods DPW @ (248) 547 – 1888. Here Are The Details: […]

Pop-Up Rain Barrel Workshop With Project Grow Ann Arbor April, 19 2014

We had a work shop like this a couple years ago that was very popular and a whole lot of fun.  If you missed that one, here is your second chance. What:     Pop-up Rain Barrel Workshop When:    Saturday April 19th, 12:30pm – 2:30pm Where:  The Yellow Barn at 416 West Huron Cost:       $65 Build your […]

Our Summer of Rain Barrel Fun, and the Hidden Enviromental Benefits…

This year was an amazing adventure for me. We got to work some old and soooo many new faces this year. Our rain barrels are all over not just metro-Detroit but the whole country. We owe a lot of this to our new distributors and our local partners. Within shampoos actually highly little need it […]

St. Paul's Rain Barrel Workshop April 28th 10am

Don’t forget to meet us in Livonia this weekend for St. Paul’s Sowers rain barrel workshop. We will be building barrels for a good cause, to help stop hunger and feed the poor. A portion of the proceeds will be towards the community garden project that feeds the hungry. For $55 you can buy a […]

Rain Chains Are Here!

Made from 100% Copper these aesthetically pleasing ornaments will help guide water to your rain barrel in style. No downspout, no problem, with a rain chain you can place your rain barrels where you normally could not, no longer needing an aluminum downspout. You can place them on a corner of your home that normally […]

Our Commitment to Rain Barrels and the Environment

This is our third year selling rain barrels, and we love it! Each year our numbers have grown. Recently we have expanded our relationships with environmental advocacy groups, like the Sierra Club Great Lakes Program, with community gardens like Project Grow (Ann Arbor), as well as with numerous schools. On April 14, 2012, we are […]

Mission Statement:

We aim to promote green living and sustainability for your home and garden!