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Tips, hints, and information about Rainwater Tanks, Water Filtration and Water Analysis
PWSA Franchise performance Q1 2020

PWSA Franchise performance Q1 2020

With the world in turmoil over Coronavirus and with uncertainty in a number of industries (Hospitality & Tourism in particular), water tank cleaning, filtration systems and ultraviolet water sterilisation is booming for Pristine Water Systems Australia. Coming off...

2 Simple Tips to Increasing the Yield from your Livestock

2 Simple Tips to Increasing the Yield from your Livestock

What is the Quality of the Water your Livestock is Drinking? Regular testing of your water supply and cleaning of water tanks will improve the quality of water your livestock are drinking, reducing stress in the animal and ensuring they are fit and...

Are you using Kerosene in your Rain Water Tanks?

Are you using Kerosene in your Rain Water Tanks?

Kerosene has traditionally been used in rainwater tanks to help fight off mosquitos breeding. Generations of farmers who are staunch advocates of the process can cite decades of the practice as having little effect on their health. But it isn’t the old...

Microplastics in your Drinking Water!

Microplastics in your Drinking Water!

Decades of plastic abuse around the world has resulted in some pretty horrifying imagery, and what impact that is having on the environment. In recent years, there is increasing evidence that these plastics are not only filtering through our oceans and...

What to do for your (Water) Tank after a big storm

What to do for your (Water) Tank after a big storm

Recent storms (October 2018) and heavy rain in Southeast QLD have presented customers with numerous problems, which Pristine Water Systems operators are madly running around helping and fixing to ensure our customers have water that is ready and safe to use. But if...

Your Poly Rainwater Tank could be ruining your Copper water pipes!

Your Poly Rainwater Tank could be ruining your Copper water pipes!

Blue green staining on your bathroom basin, toilets, bath or showers is a tell tale sign that you have a problem. And if you don’t attend to it early, you could be up for massive bills to repair water leaks! For those living off rainwater tank supply, there has been...

5 Tips for having crystal clear Tank Water

5 Tips for having crystal clear Tank Water

It’s just rained and your water tanks have filled up for the first time in months. But the water has a slight discolouration to it, and tastes much different; not as fresh, and it has a little texture to it. Failing to maintain your water tank when it isn’t raining...

When is the best time of year to clean my Rainwater Tank?

When is the best time of year to clean my Rainwater Tank?

For most people, their rainwater tank is rarely thought of unless they’ve run out of water, or some unsightly smell or taste starts sneaking through the taps.  There’s a myth that your water tanks should be cleaned every 3 to 5 years. While every...