Why should I buy a rainwater tank?
Collecting and storing rain water is a very efficient and cost effective way to re-use water in and around the home and garden, giving you freedom to use your water whenever you want without restrictions.
What size rainwater tank do I need?
The size of your rainwater tank varies from person to person depending on what your intended use is. A general rule is 1 mm of rain on 1 square metre of roof area produces 1 litre of water. If you still need assistance, please contact our friendly sales staff for any further questions you may have!
What do I need to do before my tank arrives?
Before your rainwater tank arrives, you simply need to know where you would like your tank to be installed. You need to also ensure there is easy access for our delivery drivers to safely put your tank into place.
What warranty do my tanks come with?
10 Years Manufacturers repair or replacement warranty when you purchase and install yourself! However if you get Aussie Water Savers to supply, install and maintain your rainwater tank as per NSW health guidelines you are automatically upgraded to Lifetime Warranty!
Does my tank produce Algae?
Our tanks are designed and made with food graded and UV Rated polymer which means the sun does not penetrate the tank, but instead reflects which means algae cannot grow. While we do not recommend you drink from your tank without water filtration, your tanks water is suitable for pets, washing cars and the garden.
Do I need to install my tank on a concrete slab?
No, we make it very easy for you to have your Aussie Water Savers tank installed practically anywhere, due to our latest and exclusive engineered design; all our tanks come with Exclusive inbuilt bases – just ensure that your ground is level, no concrete slab is required!
Does my tank come with accessories and fittings?
All our rainwater tanks come standard with a ball valve, overflow adaptor and mesh filter basket. We have a wide range of additional accessories to add to your tank if needed!
Can I drink from my Rainwater tank?
Aussie Water Savers tanks are made of Virgin Australian Polymer (Australian standards approved AS4020), however local governments and water authorities do not recommend the use of rainwater for drinking. If you do need to drink from your rainwater tank, you can always ad suitable water filter systems; also check with your local council for their regulations.
Do I need a pump?
No, if you just want to use your water tank for gardening or other uses around the home you can do so. However, we recommend a pump to ensure that your tank water has the same pressure as using mains water.
Does my tank need to be maintained?
Yes, NSW Health recommends that you have your Rainwater tank system cleaned at least twice per year. Whether you have, an Aussie Water Savers tank or another supplier’s rainwater tank, Join the AWS club (its free to join!) and we will give your system a health check and maintain your tank to ensure longer life of your system!
If you’re buying a new rainwater tank and we install if for you, simply join the AWS club and get us to maintain your tank system twice per year and you will automatically be upgraded to lifetime warranty on your rainwater tank!
Are you Systems BASIX compliant?
Yes! Our Systems have been especially engineered to suit the new home market and satisfy your BASIX requirements. Our Smart Pumps coupled with our Rainwater tanks have been designed by our team of plumbers and engineers. We have taken the headache out of the Rainwater tank installation for the new home market. We service over 3000 clients with our Exclusive Watermarked pre assembled Units.
If there is any more questions that you may have , please call our friendly sales staff on 02 9623 4700 and we will be able to assist you!