How to Select the Best Water Tank For Your Property

An uninterrupted water supply is a necessity for all of us. Investing in adequate water storage tanks can be a boon for your home. Plastic water tanks are used massively in a lot of homes, but choosing the right one can be confusing. These tanks come in different sizes with different capacities. Here are a few tips to help you find the right one to serve your purpose.

Tips For Choosing the Correct Water Tank

Storage Capacity

The first thing you should consider when buying a water tank is its capacity. This depends on the number of people in your family, as this directly affects your daily water consumption, like drinking, cleaning, cooking, and washing. Conversely, larger capacity water tanks are required for commercial purposes.


This may sound weird, but the colour of the water tanks plays an important role in keeping algae growth at bay. The tank you choose must have a black-coloured opaque layer to bypass light entering inside the tank hence helping to avoid algae build-ups.

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You cannot choose a water tank without asking the supplier about its durability. The water tanks must be strong enough to withstand all weather conditions and other contingencies. Its material must be linear polyethylene with high density to prevent leaks and withstand existing threats.

Number of Layers

With the availability of several layers, each layer of a plastic water storage tank serves a different purpose and protects it from the impacts of external weather conditions.


The tank’s placement impacts the water pressure, which can also directly impact the water supply. For example, overhead tanks serve the daily water supply requirements, whereas underground tanks and those installed at ground level serve emergency water needs in case of a water crisis.

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A trusted supplier will be quick to provide you with an adequate warranty. Choose the water tank company wisely to avoid any unpleasing after-sales services while ensuring that it offers a long-lasting warranty.

Compare Quotations

There are so many water tank manufacturers who promise to offer the best prices. Don’t forget to compare the quotations from multiple water tank suppliers while still ensuring quality in mind.

Jumbo Quality Products Ltd. has over a decade of experience in manufacturing and distributing water tanks in Kenya and the surrounding areas. Contact us today for more information about our services.