Rain water tanks

Tanks should be examined for accumulation of sludge at least every 2-3 years. If sludge is covering the bottom of the tank it should be removed.

Waterview Plumbing Sydney has a 6 point check:

  1. INSPECTION OF CATCHMENTS
  2. EMPTY AND CLEAN FIRST FLUSH DIVERTERS
  3. REPLACE OR CLEAN FILTRATION
  4. CHECK SEDLIMENT OR SLUDGE LEVEL IN TANK
  5. WATER QUALITY TESTING
  6. INSPECTION OF PUMP

Maintenance programs quarterly/annually/2-3 years.

Rain Water Tank Maintenance