Anyone know about cisterns?

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & ' started by Summertime, Oct 15, 2013.

  1. Summertime

    Summertime New Member

    Messages:
    3
    Location:
    Virginia
    We put in a concrete cistern when we moved into our house 11 years ago. It's been a great help for our vegetables and perennials since we're on a well. Any rain we get is channeled from the gutters on half our house into the cistern. We just had two inches of rain. That amount fills the cistern, but when we went to use it, only a few inches was in the bottom. I can't figure out what's happening. And how can we determine what the problem is?
Similar Threads: Anyone cisterns
Forum Title Date
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & Anyone know what this city side Main Water Shut-off Valve's parts are? Jun 15, 2014
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & Can anyone identify this faucet brand by the logo? Apr 5, 2014
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & Can anyone propose an alternative pressure balancing loop? Jan 22, 2014
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & Does anyone have any idea who made this kitchen faucet? Jan 6, 2014
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & Anyone recognize this brass valve make ? Jan 3, 2014

Share This Page