Rain Water Harvesting, Tanks and Pumps

Did you know that you can save hundreds or even thousands of dollars on water every year by installing a rainwater tank and using this water for your garden irrigation, toilets, laundry and swimming pools?

Water Tight Canberra can supply and install rain water tanks and piping systems.

Types of tanks

Water Tight Canberra can supply and install all sorts of rain water tanks in Canberra including:

  • Round tanks Poly and concrete
  • Bladder Tanks for tight entry spaces
  • Under deck and veranda Tanks
  • Slim tanks alongside boundary’s
  • Modular tanks
  • Underground tanks

FAQ’s:

What happens if I run out of water?

  • Water Tight Canberra can install an automatic change over switch so that when the tank is empty it will automatically switch to the mains water.

Will all the leaves and dirt in my gutters end up in my tank?

  • By installing first flush diverters we can eliminate or minimise the amount of unwanted debris ending up in the tank.

Can I drink tank water?

  • Local authorities don’t recommend drinking tank water unless the tank is regularly maintained and suitable cleaning methods such as first flush diverters are installed. By not drinking supplied town water you are missing out on fluoride which dentist recommend for healthy teeth.

What are the advantages of rain water tanks?

  • Provide flushing water to toilets, washing clothes, garden irrigation and filling the pool
  • Reduce your water consumption
  • Reduce your water bills
  • Reduce stormwater on roads, drainage infrastructure, creeks and streams
  • Reduces contaminates in our water ways
  • Irrigate gardens during times of drought

Book in an assessment with Water Tight Canberra and we will come out, discuss options as to what size tank would be suitable, where we could install it, how much of the roof space we can efficiently collect, and where we can run water points to.

Google Reviews

  • Gillian Sloan

    From my first conversation with Tom, I was treated in a very professional manner. The quote I was given was fair. Nathan and Aaron were two polite young men who dealt with my plumbing problem promptly and expertly, leaving my house so clean. Excellent workmanship and customer care. I highly recommend Water Tight Canberra. Thank you!!

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  • Geoff Young

    We have been chasing a plumber for months in Canberra, when today we saw Water tight in their van at a neighbor. One call and the wonderful receptionist organised for Aaron to come over in his Lunch and fix our major shower blockage. What can I say, OMG!!! This is service, Aaron would not settle for anything less than perfection. Pulled the shower apart, explained in detail to me everything that was happening and found the annoying problem. A old piece of plastic off the washer stuck in the pipe. He even gave me great advice on our toilet issues and over pressure issues. Unbelievable service, more intent on fixing the problem and doing it right than ripping us off. I wholeheartedly recommend Water Tight Canberra and especially Aaron as the no 1 plumbing service in Australia.

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  • darko reljic

    Hooked up my new sink and works great

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  • Allan Baxter

    I arrived at my townhouse on a Friday afternoon at about 1:30 after a week away to find that the hot water service had sprung a leak during my absence. I called Water Tight and a representative (Tom) was here within an hour. After an inspection and quotation Tom undertook to replace the HWS that day and did so with two other members of staff. I was very favourably impressed with the prompt and efficient service. I would recommend Water Tight to anyone with an urgent plumbing problem.

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  • vylan07

    Water Tight provided an excellent job on 25/02/2019. They located the burst water pipe and repaired it immediately. We are so happy with the great service and the professional crew. I strongly recommend this company for any plumbing need that you have.

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