Rainwater is collected from the roof via the downpipes, filtered, stored and then used for non-potable purposes including toilets, washing machines, garden hoses, for cleaning cars and other applications. It is not suitable for baths, showers or washing dishes.
supplies below-ground tanks
, which have the advantage of being unaffected by temperature extremes such as summer heat or freezing conditions. The tanks
have a flat, two cylinder design that requires less excavation than other products and offers greater flexibility.
plays its part in helping to achieve required levels of the Code for Sustainable Homes. When level 5 comes into force, rainwater harvesting
will be a prerequisite.