With Australia’s rainfall becoming more and more erratic and with prolonged drought periods affecting many parts of the country, capturing a free natural resource should be on every households and dare we say – a persons “Must Do” list to report to & work off daily.
On average, each Australian uses about 220 – 240 litres of water per day. Crudely, 5-10 litres is used for drinking and food preparation.
The other circa 200 – 210 litres of usage per day per person is discretionary and is used for the likes of washing – covering showers, clothes, bathroom-toilets, dishes, and general Laundry requirements and where a great deal is used all over for the general running of your Family.
A very knowledgeable website being Savewater.com.au notes that approximately half the water supplied to urban areas in Australia ends up down the drain as waste water! When visiting Savewater.com.au website it has & offers a wealth of knowledge and many statistics illustrate why Rainwater Harvesting is so very important.
Take a good look around The Save Water website, have a good read & do some calculations you will be shocked ! Just think of the enormous savings you can make on your water bill costs over each and every quarter or annum – year after year.
Rainwater harvesting collects rainwater and stores it in your Poly Tank before it has the chance to head down storm water drains where it’s effectively wasted.
Collection / Harvesting of FREE rainwater and storage into Tanks is like Banking LIQUID GOLD !