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

  • Jeremy Oorloff

    I am very happy with the work done by Watertight. I was especially impressed with Ryan, he was the most honest and transparent tradie I've ever had. It was clear he took pride in his work, and despite a difficult install he did a good job. I like to ask lots of questions and see what's happening and was happy to put up with me and keep me in the loop. Thanks!

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  • Emma L Morzuch

    Watertight Canberra was very responsive to a request for assistance to locate and fix a leaking pipe. We were fortunate to have Josh who was punctual, professional, friendly and hard working. Josh worked through a complex situation with the building material and location of pipes and was able to rectify the situation. We are very happy with the quality of work, professionalism and the competitively priced outcome of work completed. We will definitely use Watertight Canberra for any future plumbing needs and highly recommend this business!

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  • Jonathan Engel

    We had an exceptional experience service from Water Tight Plumbers. From making the booking to getting the job done, the staff were professional and detail oriented. Ryan the plumber, was extremely helpful, providing knowledgeable advice and an overall extremely high level of service. With Gratitude, thanks Tom and the whole watertight team!

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  • Elizabeth Clarke

    Fantastic experience with Water Tight Canberra! Really easy to deal with, friendly and professional. The service was fast, great quality and good pricing. Will definitely be recommending Water Tight to everyone I know. Thank you so much, Water Tight team!

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  • Matt Tindale

    Brayden was really professional, told me about the work quoted, and went out of his way to get a new water heater installed for me on the same day. Couldn't ask for more. Will definitely call Water Tight next time I need a plumber.

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