Cisterns are a viable alternative to wells. They are essentially water tanks, some which even collect rainwater, used to supply water to a residence as the primary or secondary source. The size of the cistern you will need for your home is dependent on the amount of occupants, their age and their behavior.
Dan Parr’s Sewer, Waterproofing & Excavating is here to help you install your cisterns. We can dig the correct depth for the cisterns placement and all the small trenches required for the water flow pipes. Cisterns are generally buried about four feet below ground level. This is to protect the cistern and its water supply from insects and freezing in sub-zero temperatures.
There are many reasons to choose to have a cistern installed on your property. The two most popular reasons are: