Reasons Why People Prefer Installing Plastic Tanks

Gone are the days when steel water tanks were considered to be the ideal material for water storage. Though the material is popular, it has many limitations. Its durability is dependent on various external factors. They are also more prone to rust and corrosion. A better alternative to steel tanks is plastic tanks.

Some Benefits Of Using Plastic Tanks Instead Of Steel Tanks


Since steel tanks are heavier than the ones made using plastic, you may need a crane to move the former into a property. Plastic tanks, on the other hand, weigh less so you can move them into a position of your choice manually. Their lightweight feature is also beneficial when moving the tank over rough or hilly terrain.

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Position It Easily

The surface over which you are planning to install the steel tank needs sufficient preparation. To prevent its bottom from rusting, you have to prepare a concrete base with expensive steel rings. All these make the installation process expensive and time-consuming. Installing a plastic tank is comparatively easier as you can position them on any surface, provided there is nothing sharp below it. You can even install a plastic tank below the ground.


If you want to install the best water tank in Kenya, look for a company manufacturing tanks with food-grade polyethylene using the latest technology. They will understand your water storage needs and let you choose from a wide variety of tanks. The cylindrical and loft Tanks offered by Jumbo Quality Products Limited come with a warranty so you can install one in your house without worrying about its maintenance.

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Strong And Durable

If you are one of those people who think that plastic water tanks can’t be as strong as steel tanks, it’s high time you debunk the myth. Though being hardy, the sided seams, weld lines and joints of a steel tank can become weak over time. Plastic tanks are manufactured through the mouldingprocess so the final product is more durable. You don’t even have to worry about its parts falling apart.

Get in touch with the experts at Jumbo Quality Products Limited.

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