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Our dams have received their lowest recorded inflow since records began, and we're using more water than ever before. So with our hot, dry summer weather, we really do need to act now.

Around 40% of household water use is in our gardens, so this is the best place to start.

By reducing sprinkler run times by just 2 minutes per station, we can all save enough water to make a real difference.

Tank Master supply a range of products to help you save water

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Watering your Garden

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Water either before 9am or after 6pm. Watering early is best as it allows the water to soak to the roots and be available to plants throughout the day when they need it most. And remember, only water once on your rostered watering days.

Improve your soil

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Good soil is the foundation of a waterwise garden, but sandy soil is common in WA and has a low water and nutrient holding capacity. Use soil improvement products and wetting agents to reduce water loss.

 Use mulch in your garden

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Apply 5–10cm of a chunky, waterwise mulch to significantly reduce evaporation loss and save water. It’s like sunscreen for the soil and can also reduce weed growth and improve the look of your garden.

Choose waterwise plants

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These are suitable for our climate and can live with less water. Group plants with similar watering needs so you can water efficiently, or get creative and transform the lawn on your verge into a waterwise garden.

Get to know your irrigation controller

irrigation-controller-webOur irrigation systems often need more attention than we give them, and they can waste a lot of water while we’re busy doing other things. Take a few minutes to:

 - Reduce sprinkler run times by just 2 minutes per station

 - Check the battery in your irrigation controller

 - Make sure sprinklers aren’t pointing at the footpath or driveway

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Weather

You can view the current weather radar map for Perth, WA on the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) website (opens in a new window)

The current 7 day weather forecast for Perth, Western Australia is as follows:

Partly Cloudy
Today Mon 20 Aug 2018 0%
High 26° / Low 12°
Partly Cloudy
A mix of clouds and sun during the morning will give way to cloudy skies this afternoon. High near 25C. Winds NNE at 15 to 30 km/h.
Rain
Tomorrow Tue 21 Aug 2018 80%
High 18° / Low 6°
Rain
Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers in the afternoon. High 18C. Winds WSW at 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 80%.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday Wed 22 Aug 2018 10%
High 17° / Low 5°
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 17C. Winds S at 15 to 25 km/h.
Clear
Thursday Thu 23 Aug 2018 10%
High 19° / Low 7°
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 19C. Winds E at 10 to 15 km/h.
Clear
Friday Fri 24 Aug 2018 0%
High 21° / Low 7°
Clear
Sunny. High 21C. Winds NE at 15 to 25 km/h.
Clear
Saturday Sat 25 Aug 2018 10%
High 20° / Low 8°
Clear
Sunny. High around 20C. NNE winds shifting to W at 15 to 25 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Sunday Sun 26 Aug 2018 60%
High 17° / Low 6°
Chance of Rain
Steady light rain in the morning. Showers continuing in the afternoon. High 16C. Winds SW at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 60%.

Specials at Tank Master

Specials at Tank Master

Specials are always available at Tank Master. While we have a range of Rainwater Tanks, Pumps, Fire Fighting equipment and Garden Beds discounted for you.

These products are always changing so keep your eyes on this page. While we try to keep a regular range available, we also like to change things around from month to month.

Super Specials

We also like to have a Super Special from time to time with a little something extra.

These are only available for strict periods of time due to supply and demand so don’t miss out.

Come on in and speak to one of our friendly staff to grab yourself a bargain.

This Super Special features the following

2 X 30,000 Litre Rainwater Tanks

1 X 40 Litre Per Minute Pressure Pump

1 X Ross Arc Welder

But don’t forget the rest of our Specials

If you can’t find what you are looking for here, don’t forget to check out the tank ranges here:

Poly Round Tanks (700 litres or greater) | Poly Under Eave (Slimline) Tanks | Poly Underground Tanks

Poly Cartage Tanks | Poly Diesel Cartage Tanks | Aquaplate Round Tanks | Aquaplate Under Eave Tanks

Steel Liner Tanks | Septic Tanks and Leech Drains

Or you can use the “search” function to find what you are looking for by clicking on the magnifying glass in the menu bar.

Litres to Gallons Converter

Use the form below to convert Litres to Gallons (UK) or Gallons (UK) to Litres

Inches to Millimetres Converter

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Rainfall Calculator

Use this calculator to estimate the amount of water you could potentially catch