First Flush Devices

So, what is a first flush device? A first flush device is an important part of a good rainwater collection system. It comes in a variety of guises but is essentially a vessel designed to trap contaminants that wash from the roof when it first starts to rain. In effect...

Pumps for Rainwater Tanks

How do you access the water stored in a rainwater tank? A simple rainwater system diverts water from your guttering and stormwater system into a tank. A tap mounted on the tank will supply water under gravity pressure. That is to say that the water will flow out...

Are you rain ready?

While there is no immediate sign of significant rainfall, it will happen one day. When that time arrives, it would be satisfying to have a rainwater tank installed to capture as much free rainwater as possible. Why let a precious resource run away when it can be...

Why collect rainwater?

One cannot deny that we are experiencing unusual climatic conditions across the globe, whatever the cause may be. Weather patterns are changing from what we were used to. Droughts in South Africa and South America in recent months have affected millions of people....