Rainwater Management Solutions offers a wide variety of services and solutions...

Below you will find our Rainwater Harvesting System Design Guide. This is a comprehensive guide to the critical components and factors that should be considered for a rainwater harvesting system.


Rainwater Management Solutions works alongside architects and engineers as experts in the fields of rainwater harvesting, stormwater management, wastewater recycling, and other water efficient sustainable systems and methods. The work/products we produce during the engagement include alternative approaches for system design, recommendations for system schematics and equipment, cost estimates for designing rainwater and stormwater systems, and system installation.

Consulting Design

RMS provides expert consulting design services in the areas of rainwater harvesting, stormwater management, and greywater recycling systems. We work with engineers and architects to develop well-designed rainwater harvesting systems that require minimal maintenance. For assistance with stormwater management or greywater recycling, please contact the Charlottesville office.

Design Build Rainwater Systems

RMS participates in complete design-build, design-assist, and team-construct project delivery systems to quickly integrate the design of sustainable water systems with aggressive construction schedules. Our experienced team
of designers, estimators, and project managers represents the disciplines required to provide our clients with an integrated approach to water-efficient sustainable systems and roof drainage systems.

Our list of services includes:

  •   Development of performance specifications
  •   Equipment and system selections
  •   Cost analysis
  •   Engineering and Computer Aided Design (CAD)
  •   Full-scale 3-D modeling
  •   Equipment procurement
  •   Installations
  •   Project Management
  •   Start-Up and Commissioning
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1260 West Riverside Drive
Salem, Virginia 24153
Telephone: (540) 375-6750
Toll-Free:(866) 653-8337
Fax: (540) 375-6751


418 E Main Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Telephone: (540) 375-6750
Toll-Free:(866) 653-8337
Fax: (540) 375-6751

From Inception

To Design

To Production


At RMS, we are actively engaged in new product development to improve upon the effectiveness of existing equipment used to support water-efficient sustainable systems, as well as to develop new designs to meet the growing challenges presented in this rapidly evolving field.

Irrigation Consulting

RMS now offers irrigation schedule consulting in conjunction with rainwater harvesting systems. If you plan on installing a rainwater harvesting system for irrigation purposes, our consultant can work with you to determine water needs for your landscape, how to apply your irrigation by following water conservation principles, and appropriate plant selection. For irrigation consulting, please contact the Charlottesville office.

Associate Links

The mission of The American Rainwater Catchment Systems Association is to promote sustainable rainwater harvesting practices to help solve potable, non-potable, stormwater and energy challenges throughout the world.

WISY specializes in components for rainwater harvesting systems for both domestic or commercial use. We are a distributor for WISY products, regarded as the best rainwater collection filters in the world.

With customer-driven quality and dedication to customer service, Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co. provides a comprehensive line of quality engineered plumbing and drainage products for the non-residential construction market.

The U.S. Green Building Council is the nation's foremost coalition of leaders from across the building industry working to promote buildings that are environmentally responsible, profitable, and healthy places to live and work.

The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) is the international organization for professionals skilled in the design, specification, inspection, and manufacture of plumbing systems.

Founded in 1880 as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, today's ASME is a 120,000-member professional organization focused on technical, educational and research issues in the engineering and technology community.

The National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) is the recognized voice and advocate of licensed Professional Engineers.

The Virginia Sustainable Building Network (VSBN) is a statewide organization that brings together representatives from diverse sectors who are interested in building energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly buildings and sustainable communities.

Staengl Engineering is a Mechanical & HVAC design firm whose focus is energy-efficient design for buildings and industry.