BUYERS GUIDE TO RAINWATER TANKS.
BUT FIRST, WHAT IS A POLY TANK?
Poly Tanks - This term is used a lot, but what does it actually mean? Australia is leading the way globally in Poly Tanks. The major benefit over any other type of rainwater tank is that it doesn’t rust! They are durable, robust and can survive in the harshest of conditions. That’s why Orion Australia confidently sell products to a wide range of consumers all with unique needs.
Where will your rainwater tank be located?
This is the number one question that every buyer should ask before making any irrational decisions.
- Some considerations may be the climate, if you live in a warm environment then ensuring the tank receives some shade is crucial to the placement of a rainwater tank to minimise bacteria growth and increase water purity.
- Accessibility for installation, cleaning and other maintenance should not be overlooked! With the wide colour selection, shapes and sizes available for poly tanks to make it look part of the landscape, there is no need to hide tanks away in tricky locations.
- Other questions that you should be asking before making a decision is how much rainfall your area gets, and what are you planning on using the water for. You can view our water catchment calculator to determine this: