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Poly Tanks with Lids and Internal Supporting Poles

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When looking to purchase a poly tank it goes without saying that you want to install one designed to last. Ensuring the tank you purchase complies with the Australian poly tank standard for storing water and chemicals (AS/NZS 4766) is a good step. Sometimes this isn’t enough however and there are features which aren ...

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Which Size Water Tank Should I Buy?

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Rainwater is a valuable natural resource in Australia and the opportunity for harvesting it will vary depending upon your location. Thankfully, many developed properties have access to a reticulated (mains) water supply. You may not need to harvest rainwater, nonetheless mains water usage can be lowered by installing a ...

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Steel vs Concrete vs Fibreglass vs Poly Tanks

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Which Water Tank Material is Best? Rainwater tanks come in a lot of different sizes, shapes and materials. This article covers some advantages and disadvantages of the most commonly used materials in rainwater tanks. Decide for yourself which type of water tank best suits your needs. Fibreglass Water Tanks Fibreglass ...

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Choosing a Water Pump for Your Rainwater Tank

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If you want access to your rainwater from different locations around your property, then you will need a water pump. Choosing the right pump might seem like a difficult decision, but this article is intended to give you a better understanding of pumps to help make your decision easier. Water Pump Considerations There a ...

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Why Weight Determines Value and Strength in Poly Tanks

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In a previous article, we saw how the raw materials of a tank often differ in quality despite being named the same general material, for example, different grades of steel and poly mixes. This is one identifiable factor in higher and lesser quality tanks. What determines the value and strength of poly tank though? This ...

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Tank Manufacturing Brands Who Care About Higher Quality Products

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When it comes to selling a product, business brands often love making an often-unsubstantiated claim that their product is “higher quality”. What that often means is anyone’s guess and many of us have learnt to just dismiss. If we can’t tell what is in one product over another then we are naturally drawn to sho ...

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High Quality vs Poor Quality Water Tanks – What’s the Difference?

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When shopping for water tanks, you will be able to find a lot of conflicting advice and recommendations online about what to look for in a tank. Add into the picture that no one would ever admit to selling an inferior or weaker tank, it can become difficult to sort through true claims versus false ...

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Drought Relief Assistance Scheme for Queensland Primary Producers

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In Queensland, the state government aids primary producers suffering from drought. This aid is provided as financial assistance to help struggling farmers in drought declared areas to continue feeding their stock and installing infrastructure necessary to cope with the dry conditions. This article will explore one such ...

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