Installing a JoJo tank to harvest rainwater or as back-up storage to municipal water supply is step one in water storage for most owners. But as soon as the tank is in place and related, choosing the right pump is often a problem.
Luckily, JoJo has a broad range of pump solutions to select from. Before making your decide, ask your self these questions:
QUESTION 1:
Where is the JoJo installation in your property, and is noise a factor to consider? If your tanks are close to a bedroom window and the pump is connected to a toilet, you don’t want a noisy pump that may wake you up in the center of the night if a family member uses the loo! The same applies if your tanks are on the property’s borders – indignant WhatsApps from neighbours should not be part of your water storage journey.
JoJo’s Variable Speed Drive pumps provide constant water pressure and boast noise ranges below 60dB. To put this into perspective: 60dB is the sound a normal air conditioner makes when it’s working. With a Centrifugal Pump, it is feasible for you to to move bigger volumes of water, however these pumps typically have noise ranges between 60 and 74dB.
Use this helpful information when choosing your JoJo pump:
Did you know?
JoJo’s Variable Speed Drive (VSD) pumps are best for homes with solar power.
QUESTION 2:
What is the pump’s primary purpose? If the pump shall be pushing water to your dishwasher or washer, then the smallest pump will do. But if your JoJo tanks are connected to your showers and bathrooms, and an irrigation system on your backyard, a stronger pump is critical – again, keep in mind to contemplate noise ranges if you install a much bigger pump. If needed, select a unique position on your JoJo set up so noise doesn’t become a problem.
This diagram exhibits which pump will greatest suit your needs. To make the right alternative, count the number of bathrooms the booster pump should service, and if related to your irrigation system, count the number of impression sprinklers, pop-ups or misting sprinklers that require a steady push of water.
เกจวัดแรงดันคือ of a booster pump is straightforward, because of a JoJo Pump-to-Tank Connector Kit. Be sure to add one to your basket.
A JoJo Pump Cover is essential to guard your pump from the weather; one dimension suits all JoJo pumps so bear this in mind when planning your set up, especially if you don’t want the pump cover to be visible.
Submersible pumps are a superb option when noise is a factor to contemplate. These pumps are installed contained in the tank, which suggests the water serves as a ‘silencer’ – JoJo might be launching a new vary within the subsequent few months.
Get an electrician to install an outside plug point the place the tank shall be positioned.
For extra DIY pointers and product information, go to jojo.co.za
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