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How do I know how much water is in my cistern?

People commonly use cisterns in areas without municipal water supply systems. Some cisterns sit on top of houses, while many are underground. However, they all face the same problem: How do you determine the water level in them? How to find out how much water is in your cistern: There are several ways to determine…

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Stormwater Management; Depth and Temperature Control

What is a Stormwater Management System? A stormwater retention pond, also known as a detention pond or stormwater management pond, is a artificial basin designed to capture and temporarily hold stormwater runoff and often requires depth and temperature monitoring. Stormwater runoff occurs when rainwater or melted snow flows over impervious surfaces. Runoff from roads, parking…

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Will a Water Filter System Reduce My Water Flow Rate?

Will a Water Filter System Reduce My Water Flow Rate? In today’s world, access to clean and safe drinking water is a top priority for many homeowners. Water filter systems are a popular solution for ensuring that the water coming out of your taps is free from contaminants and impurities. However, a common concern among…

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What You May Want to Know Before Buying a PTLevel

What Customers Want to Know Before Buying a PTLevel Many customers have a few extra questions before purchasing their first PTLevel, and we want to answer those questions! Below are a few frequently-asked questions, what you want to know, before buying a PTLevel. What You May Want to Know Before Buying – What’s the Range?…

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5 tips for getting the most accurate readings from a PTLevel

5 tips for getting the most accurate readings from a PTLevel Long Range Wireless PTLevel monitors are an essential tool for monitoring water levels in wells, cisterns, tanks, and septics. They are incredibly useful for tracking water levels (and other liquid levels) remotely by saving time and preventing running out of water. Here are 5…

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Choosing a Rain Water Collection System

Choosing a Rain Water Collection System Many of our customers harvest rain water to store it for later use, and then use our PTLevel devices to monitor their Rain Water Collection Systems. The PTLevel and Rain Water Harvesting make a great pair! However, choosing the right rain water collection system can be tricky. The Basics:…

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How to clean a cistern

How to clean a cistern Whether you have a plastic or cement cistern, rain water collection system, or other water tank; consistent and regular maintenance is important to maintain clean and safe water.  We highly recommend you consider hiring a professional to clean your tank. They often have experience and tools that are just unmatched…

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