Emergency Water Bladders
You never know when a disaster can strike in this day and age. Even though you are in an area where things like tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes and other natural disasters are not known to happen very often or if ever, that doesn't mean some unforeseen catastrophe can not occur. If it does, preparation can keep you and your family alive. You can not live for more than a few days without a clean and drinkable water supply. Water storage bladders are one way to always have a large supply on hand.
There are many ways to store potable drinking water in case of an emergency but most of them involve buying or preparing and storing a large number of smaller containers somewhere in your home. Water storage bladders can eliminate this because they are large enough to store huge quantities of water. They can be placed beneath a home or deck or possibly in a basement for easy access yet not taking up valuable storage space.
Once great thing about water storage bladders is you can arrange them to supply their own water without having to fill them. Rain water in pure and drinkable and with a small investment you can harvest this rain water and have it enter your storage bladder. Once the bladder is full you can even have the run off enter another tank and use the access water for bathing, washing the clothes, watering the lawn, toilets and a number of other things that require a good supply of water. If you are in an area that has only a few occasional rain showers you can not only always have a huge supply of emergency drinking water but save money on your water bills as well.
Water storage bladders are made with a very strong but flexible material that you can be placed in a frame. Some models can be purchased that have their own built in frames. Most models have a 10 year guarantee but will usually outlast the guarantee by quiet a few years.
You can find a number of companies who manufacture water storage bladders on the internet. If you think you are interested you may check on the prices. Harvesting rainwater is getting to be a very popular way for businesses, institutions and families to assure themselves they always have a sufficient supply of water on hand.
Our site contains a huge amount of information on surviving an emergency water situation by using a number of methods. You should bookmark our site or copy some of the articles in case a disaster should occur in your area.