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I have wanted a rain barrel for a while now. Douglas received an Amazon gift card for Christmas, and we decided to use it to buy one. Amazon has a lot of rain barrels to choose from, but we chose this one after doing some research. We also bought this downspout diverter to go with it. Again, there were many diverters to choose from, and we chose the one that we thought would work the best for us. You might want a different kind.
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