Rainwater tanks are used to collect rain that falls onto nearby roofs. This water that can be used for various household utilities, such as watering the garden, doing the dishes and washing clothing. They are straightforward to use, simply install a rainwater tank and you can start to harvest rainwater whenever it falls. There is an important consideration to make however, and that’s to install the right type of tank.
Rainwater tanks are available in various sizes which are suitable for different purposes. Larger households will use more water on a daily basis than smaller households, and as such will require a larger rainwater tank. The size of a roof will also determine how big the rainwater tank needs to be.
When choosing a rainwater tank it’s also important to factor in how many people live in the house and how much water will be used. More people typically require larger water tanks.