Installation of the water tanks can change your water consumption plan. Rainwater harvesting will enable you to save water. You can use the water from the water tanks for cleaning vehicles such as cars and boats, gardening and sprinklers for the lawn.
Water for gardening
It is advisable to water the potted plants early in the morning as they dry out quickly if watered during the hottest hour of the day. In addition, the winds are lower and the temperature cooler, which means that there is less evaporation. Rainwater is most useful for gardening. Meanwhile, adjust the water sprinkler so that it only waters the lawn and not the road or pavement.
Car lovers religiously wash their cars every week. If you have more than one car, you can imagine the amount of water you will waste, if you are not careful. While washing your cars, you use water judiciously. Alternatively, if you can, wash the car on the lawn so that all the water from the car wash will run off to the garden. This way you will be able to keep your garden wet during the hottest hours of the day.
In the house
Water storage tanks can be of great help especially if you are using it in the house. You can wash your bathroom, wash your clothes, bathing and showering. You can also give your dog a shower with that water. In some cases, water tanks can become the supply point for the kitchen to wash utensils. In addition, you can also use it in the bathroom toilets. This way you can recycle and reuse water to conserve it.
Hiring a plumber to check any plumbing issues will help you a lot to conserve water in the long run.