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Water tanks: What’s best – plastic, steel, fibreglass, concrete or wood?

While there are situations where certain materials are favoured over plastic or polyethylene tanks, there are not many. We recommend high quality rotational moulded poly tanks for some of the  reasons mentioned below. Plastic vs steel tanks: Plastic or polyethylene tanks are lighter, easier to transport, do not rust or corrode and are comparatively less […]

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Transporting poly water tanks – 6 important guidelines

Polyethylene or plastic water tanks have a number of advantages over steel, fibreglass and concrete tanks; one of them being that they are much easier to transport. However, there are a few things that need to be considered in order to transport your poly water tank safely and securely. Type of vehicle: poly water tanks […]

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Importance of choosing a high quality poly water tank

There are thousands of manufacturers of ‘plastic’ or polyethylene water tanks and it can be a daunting choice when trying to decide which brand to buy. Here are a few factors that should be considered when choosing a poly water tank: Cost: This is often the first and most important factor influencing consumers’ choices when […]

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Plastic water tanks – choosing a colour

Polyethylene or ‘plastic’ water tanks are becoming available in an ever-increasing array of colours. In South Africa, JoJo Tanks probably has the widest range of colours available in the country. Here are some useful tips/reasons/thoughts on the subject of water tank colour. In many cases, the cost difference between the standard , commonly seen green […]

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Poly water tanks for commercial purposes

Plastic water tanks have many applications for industrial and commercial purposes – from simple water storage to being an integral part of an industrial process. Generally, larger water tanks are required compared to domestic applications. Water tanks in the 10000 litre, 15000 litre and 20000 litre range are usually the best option (these larger water […]

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Why all schools in South Africa should have water tanks

South Africa is a water scarce country and measures to ensure water is available for our school learners should be a priority. Water tanks installed on the school premises are a practical solution, especially for schools without municipal water connection. Rainwater harvesting tanks School buildings, with their inherently long and wide rooftops, are ideal for […]

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Are poly septic tanks better than concrete or fibreglass septic tanks?

Plastic or polyethylene septic tanks (or ‘poly’ septic tanks) have a number advantages over traditional concrete septic tanks and fibreglass tanks. Poly septic tanks are available in a range of sizes from manufacturers such as JoJo Tanks, making them an easy option when planning a septic tank that will service a known number of people. […]

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Choose the right storage tank for its intended use

Storage tanks are available in a bewildering array of types, sizes and brands; while many tanks can serve in multiple roles, there are some that are designed for specific purposes and there are situations where specific tanks should be chosen.  In South Africa, we recommend polyethylene tanks made by JoJo Tanks – they produce high […]

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Water Tanks Off-Grid: Some Tips & Ideas

Living ‘off-grid’ infers that no municipal/state services are available or desired – water supply and power probably being the most important and in need of serious consideration. Water tanks are needed for storing water and off-grid living requires some careful planning for an effective water reticulation system to be implemented. Depending on the local topography, […]

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