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RainAid RA20 Rainwater Harvesting Top Up Valve (Mains Backup)

£89.00
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The RainAid RA 20 is  a complete revolution as a mean of mains back up for tanks and butts.
 
The valve operates in a similar way to a float valve but rather than using a float, the valve uses a neutral weight. 
 
When the water level drops in the tank the valves open allowing the bottom of the tank to be filled to a level defined by the user (simply adjust the level of the weight).
 
As the water level rises either by mains back up or an alternative water source such as rainwater the valve closes, allowing the majority of the butt's storage to be used for rainwater. 
 
The result of using this valve means that your butt will always have water in it regardless of whether it has rained or not! 

If an AB air gap needs to be established in the set up please consider the Prestige AB air gap enclosure here.


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1. Specific Delivery Information relating to product lines
  • Small items dispatched daily with RM24 ~85% arriving next day
  • Large items (UK made) typically 5 - 15 working days (Parcelforce/Tuffnells etc.) 
The following items have a 2-4 week lead time:
    • Prestige Square planters (Please get in touch)
    • Evergreen
    • Prestige 500 litre Georgian rain water butt planter
    • 750L RainCatcher Rainwater Tank
    • Watersafe Well Water Test Kit 10-in-One
    The following items (EU) are purchased on a pre order basis with a potential 4-8 weeks lead time:
      • Hydraloop
      • 100l Manhattan Grey
      • All Ecosoft Items (Please email to confirm stock)
      The following items (EU) are purchased on a pre order basis with a potential 6-8 week lead time:
      • 200l slim wall hung water butt
      The following items (EU) are purchased on a pre order basis with a potential 8-12 week lead time:
      • Column 500L - Green
      • Rainbowl - Slate
      • Rainbowl - Blue Grey Granite
      • Noblesse - sandstone
      • Maurano - Sandstone

      The following items (EU) are purchased on a pre order basis with a potential 12 week lead time:

      • Design (circular and modern) water butt stands
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      We're a Manchester based company and ship to the UK at our standard rates. Please get in touch if you are based in the Highlands, UK island or Northern Ireland, surcharges may apply. 

      We no longer support ordering from the EU and NI through the website. We can support ad hoc orders with limited liability.

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      Stock items will be dispatched on the day of order, if ordered before 1pm.

      Letters are sent 1st class. 

      Parcels <2kg are shipped with Royal Mail 24 Tracked with the following target delivery times.

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      Occasionally there are delays. We shall not be liable for any direct or indirect losses, costs, damages or expenses incurred by you or any other person for any delays in delivery.

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