Selecting the best rainwater tank
Rainwater harvesting tanks can be one of the most expensive components of a rain harvesting system, but it is probably the most important aspect of a successful installation. There are a number of factors to consider when choosing the correct tank for the application
Operational and safety considerations for a rainwater tank
Installing a rainwater tank and system requires the consideration of a few key operational and safety issues
Rainwater tanks instead of soak pit
In many cities where more that 40% of the Erf is covered with building or hard surface the cities require some form of rainwater/storm water attenuation system. Traditionally it was require to install a soak pit with a volumetric size of 1 cubic meter for every 40 sqm of hard surface area.