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Laundry to Landscape Grey Water Systems
Instructional DVD

Art Ludwig

 

Instructional video about how to design and build Laundry to Landscape  Greywater Systems. These are the simplest, most economical greywater systems to install yourself as an owner or renter, and a good green collar job opportunity (as a self-employed installer or as part of your landscape, plumbing, or construction business).

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Laundry to Landscape DVD

Laundry to Landscape DVD only $19.95 Produced by Art Ludwig, published by Oasis Design, 2010. 90 minutes. Soy ink color printed in a recycled cardboard case. ISBN 0-9643433-8-X.

New Greywater Book and Video Set: Create an Oasis, Builder's Greywater Guide, Principles of Ecological Design, Laundry to Landscape instructional DVD $49.80 ($13 savings)

 

 

The Laundry to Landscape  Greywater System is our own original design. It promises to be the simplest, least expensive, lowest effort way to get the most greywater out onto the landscape most effectively. (It is an improvement to our drumless laundry system design.)

For homeowners, renters, landscapers, plumbers, and contractors. Learn how to—

Laundry to Landscape is an open-source, collaborative, state-of-the-art design initiated and curated by ecological designer Art Ludwig. Simple, elegant, and unpatented, it uses off-the-shelf components.

Due to its inherent simplicity and low cost, it is the greywater system which promises to be most suited to professional installation by landscapers. In many parts of the world it is likely that someone could make their own small business based entirely on the installation of these systems.
This video covers how-to basics for homeowners and renters. Ninety minutes in all, it also has extensive information on tools, parts, installation tricks, options, and special situations; enough for landscapers, contractors, and plumbers to install these systems as part of their green businesses.

 

Reviews

Everything you need to know to put your greywater to work once it’s done with your clothes... Art’s a knowledgeable genius. Thoughtful and thought-provoking.” —Michael Potts, Author, The New Independent Home


Core curriculum for green plumbers and water conservationists.” —Christina Bertea, Contractor, First California Journeywoman Plumber


L2L is an ‘of course’ upgrade or stand-alone addition to the majority of our clients’ landscapes.” —Daniel Wilson, Landscape Contractor, WELDesign, Inc.


Valuable tips, hints, and tricks, every step of the way. Clearly illustrated key points for seasoned plumber and novice alike. A must-have.” —Bruce Beerup, Author, TheNaturalHome.com


The best video on everything you need to know about a simple, effective greywater system for your home garden. Get the latest direct from the greywater guru...help save the planet.” —Robert Kourik, Author, Drip Irrigation for Every Landscape and All Climates


The depths of greywater have been brought to the light in this easy-to-understand video. Art cares deeply and acts accordingly so that his exhaustive knowledge is accessible to all.” —Laura Bartels, Sustainable Building Consultant, GreenWeaver, Inc.

 

"Art Ludwig is my water-guru therapist, and his new DVD has absolutely turned me on to plumbing as way to help save the world. His new DVD is so inspiring that I get together with friends to watch it on a big screen while we eat popcorn!" —Mark Lakeman, City Repair Project

 

Table of Contents

Introduction

System Overview

Site Assessment and Design

How to Do It

Washing Machine • Biocompatible Cleaners • Diverter Valve • Transition to Outside • Anti-Siphon • Hose Service Connection • Distribution Line • Outlets • Mulch Basins • Trees

Options and Special Situations

Multiple Zones • Pumping Uphill • Steep Downhill Slopes • Rainwater • Freezing • Super Simple Systems

Legality

Conclusion and Resources

Resources

 

About our Eco DVD Design

We worked with our DVD explicator to custom design these 80% post consumer recycled cardstock cases. They're printed with soy ink and are the same size and shape of a standard amaray DVD case. -More on eco DVD design-

 

 

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DVD menu screenshots (menus are nonfunctional, but you can see the organization)

DVD Artwork

DVD Cover artwork (PDF, 1.6mb)

Laundry to Landscape Cover

 

DVD inside cover artwork

inside cover

 

 

 

$19.95 Produced by Art Ludwig, published by Oasis Design, 2010. 90 minutes. Soy ink color printed in a recycled cardboard case. ISBN 0-9643433-8-X.

New Greywater Book and Video Set: Create an Oasis, Builder's Greywater Guide, Principles of Ecological Design, Laundry to Landscape instructional DVD $49.80 ($13 savings)

 

Laundry to landscape production team: Joe Marshall, Artwork; Taymar Pixley, editing, videography, Art Ludwig, production, Gabriel Kelly, videography, production; Maya Shoemaker, Artwork

 

 

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