Municipal Back Up Maintenance Tips

How to maintain your municipal back up system

  1. Keeping your tank Clean - Inspect the inside of the tank every 3 months to make sure that everything is ok. It should be clean and if not find the reason why. Your lid might be loose or an overflow pipe not covered correctly.
  2. Water Quality - In ideal circumstances municipal water can be stored inside a JoJo tank for extended periods due to the fact that it is chlorinated. To keep your water Fresh It is however recommended to rotate the water every two weeks to ensure that the best quality water is available.

Draw up a roster for your tank and rotate/circulate the water at your set interval by using the water to wash your car, fill up the pool, water the garden etc. to get the water level down inside your tank, thereafter you can fill it up with fresh municipal water.