Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK)

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  • 50 gallon capacity
  • For holding and catching 100% pure rain water
  • Durable resin
  • Includes leader hose for water usage
  • Includes shut-off valve for hose hook-up
  • Overflow hose doubles as connector hose
  • Linkable to other barrels for increased cap
  • Latched lid is child and pet proof
  • Fully assembled; 29.2"W x 28.6"D x 26.1"H
  • Reduces storm water runoff and pollution
  • Lowers water bills and rain water is good for plants


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Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK)
 
4.5

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95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Conserves water (21)
  • Weather proof (17)
  • Easy to use (14)
  • Precise spout (9)
  • Adjustable settings (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Outdoor garden (21)
    • Household plants (8)
    • Watering the lawn (7)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid gardener (15), Getting started (7)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Even better than I expected

    This rain barrel is even better than I expected. It's incredibly easy to put together. It fills up a lot faster than I expected, too. I'm going to buy at least two more...Read complete review

    This rain barrel is even better than I expected. It's incredibly easy to put together. It fills up a lot faster than I expected, too. I'm going to buy at least two more eventually for other downspouts around the house. And these rain barrels can even be hooked together! Just attach the overflow hose out of one and into the overflow port on the other - 2 barrels filled out of one downspout.

    I was a little worried about not having the city water system pressure for watering, and it's true, it won't push a big yard sprinkler. But I hooked the out-hose to a soaker hose around my shrubs and there was enough pressure to still push through. I just hook it up at night to soak in during the cool hours, and by morning it's empty. I think it actually only takes 3 hours or so to empty all 50 gallons through that soaker hose. And the design and color are great - neutral, but not cheap-looking.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Pros and Cons

    I like the size of the barrel, ease of taking off the top and the overflow hose which I threaded through another rain guidance system to divert water away from the foundation. Read complete review

    I like the size of the barrel, ease of taking off the top and the overflow hose which I threaded through another rain guidance system to divert water away from the foundation.
    One of the rain barrels is working perfectly; the other one has multiple leaks on the bottom of the barrel. I'm hoping that installing a piece of plexiglass inside on the bottom will slow the leaks with the downward pressure of the water?
    I will have to see if I will order any more of these after a year in service. I have only had them about a month.
    Will attempt ordering one from another company someone has recommended.
    Hopefully, I will eventually find some that do not leak once they are filled. I love the idea of conserving rainwater for later watering and preventing it adding to the city's drainage problems!

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    1.0

    not a durable product

    By Carol

    from Lincoln,NE

    About Me Avid Gardener

    Pros

    • Easy To Use

    Cons

    • Bottom Broke Out
    • Poor Quality

    Best Uses

    • Rain Barrel

    Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

    after the second year the bottom cracked out of the rain barrel even if we took it into our garage for the winter.

     
    5.0

    50 Gal Rain barrel

    By Stan

    from Whitney Tx

    About Me Avid Gardener

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Conserves Water
    • Great price
    • Precise Spout
    • Weather Resistant

    Cons

    • No Cons All Pros

    Best Uses

    • Household Plants
    • Outdoor Garden

    Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

    Product is used for patio garden. In a drought stage, this is very helpful in saving ground water. A four inch rain will fill this 50 gal quickly

     
    5.0

    Was as described in flyer.

    By Shirley

    from Aurora, IL

    About Me Getting Started

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Adjustable Settings
    • Comfortable Grip
    • Conserves Water
    • Easy To Use
    • Precise Spout
    • Screen Keep Debris Out
    • Weather Resistant

    Cons

    • So Far So Good

    Best Uses

    • Household Plants
    • Outdoor Garden
    • Watering the Lawn

    Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

    If spring would ever get here I good give a better assessment of this product. So far no problems.

     
    5.0

    perfect size

    By CAROLYN THE WATER CONSERVOR

    from MINNESOTA

    About Me Avid Gardener

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Conserves Water
    • Easy To Use
    • Precise Spout
    • Weather Resistant

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Outdoor Garden

      Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

      NICE SIZE, THE ONLY PROBLEM IS THE OVERFLOW HOSE IS BENT SHARP AT THE CONECTION

       
      5.0

      Just what I needed

      By Kevin

      from Harvest, AL

      About Me Avid Gardener

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Weather Resistant

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Outdoor Garden

        Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

        Placed adjacent to my garden, it allows me to distribute water collected by my rain barrels attached to my down spouts.

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Easy to assemble.

        By Don

        from Lubbock, TX

        About Me Avid Gardener

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Conserves Water
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Household Plants

          Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

          I was not notified the product had been delivered to my local Ace store. I happened to be in to shop and they told me it was there.

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Easy way to conserve water

          By plant woman

          from Saratoga Springs, NY

          About Me Avid Gardener

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Conserves Water
          • Easy To Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Outdoor Garden

            Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

            Helps conserve expensive city water. Reasonable price and the instructions to assemble and set it up are easy to follow. I primarily use it to fill watering cans to water my veggie garden. It holds a lot of water and so far hasn't leaked. This was a replacement for a homemade rain barrel that developed a leak after many years use. I like that the overflow hose can be hidden behind bushes and the screen top keeps debris from getting into the water. Good quality.

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Suncast Rain Barrel is Awesome

            By Car Guy

            from Lincoln, NE

            About Me Avid Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Household Plants
              • Outdoor Garden

              Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

              We had a heavy rain (two inches) just a few days after I installed the barrel on a backyard downspout. The overflow tube worked perfectly and watered some perennials that always seem to be neglected. Then we tapped the barrel for water for our flowers, zucchini and cherry tomatoes which are just getting started in the backtard.
              My wife loves the barrel and I couldn't be happier.
              It was easy to install and I look forward to a long relationship with this great item.
              Ordering on-line and having it shipped to Westlake (my favorire Ace) in Lincoln was easy and convenient.
              Thanks ACE and thanks Suncast for a great product.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Great Rain Barrel

              By Elroy52

              from Chicago, IL

              About Me Getting Started

              Pros

              • Conserves Water
              • Easy To Use
              • Precise Spout
              • Weather Resistant

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Outdoor Garden

                Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                I purchased on of these for my garden 2 years ago and it works great with little or no evidence of wear. I hooked up a Sprinkler/Soaker hose with the quick connect attachments to the outlet. If the barrel is full, I let it run. If the barrel is empty (no rain), switch to the regular hose and continue watering. I now want at least 2 more for the other 2 planting beds.

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Perfect!

                By Claudia

                from South Carolina

                About Me Avid Gardener

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Adjustable Settings
                • Comfortable Grip
                • Conserves Water
                • Easy To Use
                • Precise Spout
                • Weather Resistant

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Outdoor Garden

                  Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                  I love the way this rain barrel blends in behind my azaleas; it's almost unnoticeable. The hoses and connections fit well (even if they are plastic) and with the addition of a soaker hose I no longer have to water one entire section of my garden. Saw this product in the store 2 years ago and regreted not buying it ever since; I was delighted when I found out they could order it for me! No idea about longevity... I've only had it a couple of weeks. But it seems sturdy enough - especially when compared to some other more expensive (and less appealing) models.

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Awesome product at a good price.

                  By Beernuts

                  from Roslyn, PA

                  About Me Avid Gardener

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Conserves Water
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Precise Spout
                  • Weather Resistant

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Outdoor Garden
                    • Watering the Lawn

                    Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                    Economical water barrel that is also low profile and easy to assemble and install.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Adequate for the job

                    By MaggieMay

                    from Belleville, Il.

                    About Me Avid Gardener

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Conserves Water
                    • Easy access
                    • Easy to Install
                    • Easy To Use
                    • Weather Resistant

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Outdoor Garden

                      Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                      Good product for the price! Got it for my 85 year old mother to have water closer to her chicken coop.

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      3.0

                      Pros and Cons

                      By Jeanell

                      from Baton Rouge, La

                      About Me Getting Started

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Conserves Water
                      • Ease of orderingpickup
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Great shape

                      Cons

                      • Leaks
                      • Not good reinforcement

                      Best Uses

                      • Outdoor Garden

                      Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                      I like the size of the barrel, ease of taking off the top and the overflow hose which I threaded through another rain guidance system to divert water away from the foundation.
                      One of the rain barrels is working perfectly; the other one has multiple leaks on the bottom of the barrel. I'm hoping that installing a piece of plexiglass inside on the bottom will slow the leaks with the downward pressure of the water?
                      I will have to see if I will order any more of these after a year in service. I have only had them about a month.
                      Will attempt ordering one from another company someone has recommended.
                      Hopefully, I will eventually find some that do not leak once they are filled. I love the idea of conserving rainwater for later watering and preventing it adding to the city's drainage problems!

                      (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Love it and getting another one!

                      By Steph from Georgia

                      from Atlanta, GA

                      About Me Getting Started

                      Pros

                      • Conserves Water
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Weather Resistant

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Outdoor Garden
                        • Watering the Lawn

                        Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                        I installed this to test if it was effective. It was with just a 1/2 inch of rain it filled up (I have a small house thus small roof). It is easy to install, simple to connect to another barrel if desired for additional capacity. I like it because the spout is at the bottom of the barrel and not 5-6 inches from the bottom like many. Given this, you do need to raise your barrel off the ground. I created a small level pad with 4-12 inch square pavers and 4 cinder blocks.

                        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        great way to conserve water

                        By Carol

                        from Naples, FL

                        About Me Getting Started

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Adjustable Settings
                        • Conserves Water
                        • Easy To Use
                        • Weather Resistant

                        Cons

                        • Water splashes a bit

                        Best Uses

                        • Outdoor Garden

                        Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                        This item was purchased to control rain run-off and provide a source of water for an outdoor garden. I have already used it as a water source to feed my plants. Since I live in Florida, I will be planting my vegatables in November and I plan to hook the rain barrel to a soaker hose.

                        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Fits perfectly!

                        By LSP

                        from Minnesota

                        About Me Avid Gardener

                        Pros

                        • Conserves Water
                        • Precise Spout

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Outdoor Garden

                          Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                          My neighbor & I share a garden and she bought 2 of these last year. We used the rain water all season long. I added one this year and I feel good about this. Should have done it year's ago! Looks great with both of our houses!

                          (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          4.0

                          Rain Barrel Will Save Water

                          By Jake the Rake

                          from Philadelphia metro

                          About Me Getting Started

                          Verified Reviewer

                          Pros

                          • Adjustable Settings
                          • Conserves Water
                          • Holds enough water
                          • None
                          • Precise Spout
                          • Weather Resistant

                          Cons

                          • Could be on wheels
                          • None

                          Best Uses

                          • None
                          • Outdoor Garden
                          • Watering the Lawn

                          Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                          This product is large enough to hold a useful amount of water but is still manageable to move around.

                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Excellent barrell & [...]

                          By Jody

                          from Bradenton

                          About Me Avid Gardener

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Conserves Water
                          • Weather Resistant

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Outdoor Garden

                            Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                            Perfect for what we needed it for. Looks good, very sturdy, etc. Overflow hose is cheap, but can be easily replaced. [...]

                            (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            Works So Well

                            By Smell my Finger the Gardener Man!

                            from Dillon Montana

                            About Me Master Gardener

                            Pros

                            • Adjustable Settings
                            • Comfortable Grip
                            • Conserves Water
                            • Precise Spout
                            • Weather Resistant

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Household Plants
                              • Outdoor Garden

                              Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                              Very Nice.Great Price!!!

                              (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              4.0

                              very nice great price

                              By tnelson301

                              from cincinnati ohio

                              About Me Avid Gardener

                              Pros

                              • Conserves Water
                              • Weather Resistant

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Outdoor Garden

                                Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                                I have seen a lot of rain barrels and the cheaper they are the uglier they are. I am pleased with the look of this one ship to store is a great option and right in my price range (free).

                                (12 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                4.0

                                Good container but poor hoses

                                By John

                                from Washington

                                About Me Avid Gardener

                                Pros

                                • Conserves Water
                                • Weather Resistant

                                Cons

                                • Poor hoses

                                Best Uses

                                • Harvest rain water

                                Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                                I have two of these rain barrels. The barrels are good, but both the leader and overflow hoses are a very poor grade. Mine were kinked too badly to be used. On the first barrel I tried to use the hoses, but the overflow hose was kinked so badly that the barrel overflowed from the top rather than through the hose.

                                (18 of 18 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                5.0

                                I HAVE 15YRS GUTTER EXPIRIENCE

                                By SHEP

                                from TAMPA FL

                                About Me Professional Landscaper

                                Pros

                                • Conserves Water
                                • FLAT ON ALL SIDES
                                • Looks great
                                • NOT AN EYE SORE

                                Cons

                                • There are none

                                Best Uses

                                • DOWNSOUT WONT FLOOD
                                • Household Plants
                                • Outdoor Garden
                                • STOPS FLOODING
                                • Watering the Lawn

                                Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                                15 YRS GUTTER EXP AND THIS BARREL IS A GOOD ONE! IT WORKS JUST LIKE ANY RAIN BARREL BUT THE LOOKS OF THIS BARREL MAKE IT STAND ALONE FROM THE OTHERS. IT CAN FIT ALMOST ANYWHERE EVEN OUT IN THE OPEN AND DID I SAY IT LOOKS GREAT...IM GETTING MORE.

                                (30 of 30 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                5.0

                                Even better than I expected

                                By Matthew B

                                from Rowlett, TX

                                About Me Getting Started

                                Pros

                                • Conserves Water
                                • Easy assembly
                                • Weather Resistant

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Household Plants
                                  • Outdoor Garden
                                  • Watering the Lawn

                                  Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                                  This rain barrel is even better than I expected. It's incredibly easy to put together. It fills up a lot faster than I expected, too. I'm going to buy at least two more eventually for other downspouts around the house. And these rain barrels can even be hooked together! Just attach the overflow hose out of one and into the overflow port on the other - 2 barrels filled out of one downspout.

                                  I was a little worried about not having the city water system pressure for watering, and it's true, it won't push a big yard sprinkler. But I hooked the out-hose to a soaker hose around my shrubs and there was enough pressure to still push through. I just hook it up at night to soak in during the cool hours, and by morning it's empty. I think it actually only takes 3 hours or so to empty all 50 gallons through that soaker hose. And the design and color are great - neutral, but not cheap-looking.

                                  (23 of 24 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  5.0

                                  "I should have bought two"

                                  By Bob

                                  from Oakbrook Terrace, IL

                                  About Me Avid Gardener

                                  Pros

                                  • Conserves Water
                                  • Fills up fast
                                  • Neutral color looks great
                                  • Saves Money
                                  • Very easy to put together
                                  • Weather Resistant

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Household Plants
                                    • Outdoor Garden
                                    • Watering the Lawn

                                    Comments about Suncast® 50 Gal Rain Barrel (RB5010PK):

                                    Don't expect to water your entire lawn with this guy, because the water pressure is similar to what you get out of a water fountain. However works great with a watering can to water flowers, plants, and trees.

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