The companies installing the oil tanks can install types of them considering the amount of the heating oil. There are different types, design and even sizes of the oil tank. Out of this options you can choose the one that suits your need best. When it comes to the installation of the tank; some steps are required to be followed like the installation of the bollard to protect the tank. Installation of a thick pad with a bigger diameter than that of the tank should be installed among other steps. After this you should consider a shield for the tank to prevent being rained on. Lastly, you need the construct a tub for the tank. The recommended tub by the most insurance companies is the polyurethane ones.
When it also comes to the replacement of the oil tank some essential steps should be followed. First of all note where the oil tank is if above the ground or underground. Examining the site should be the first thing to do before the replacement happens. To note the issues that can help or impede the process of replacement then this is necessary. Note also the size of the tank. Next step will be the obtaining of the permit for the replacement project of the oil tank. For the irregularities that may arise in the process of replacement, the papers will be there to sort the issue.
After having completed this steps there are also steps to be followed on the site during its replacement. First the tank that is on the site needs to be removed from the site. When removing the tank from the home, the doors need to be removed and also the floor and the rugs covered. The oil in the tank is required to be pumped out. The tank should be washed clean after it is emptied. Remove all the old oils in the tanks via the vent pipes or pumping it out. Bring the new tank and assemble it after this is done.
You may like to consider the hiring of a contractor before starting the project if you can’t do the project. To ensure quality results, the effectiveness of cost and no accidents occur during the project then professional help is required. These professionals are highly trained, and they possess the expertise to perfectly do the project. The removal of the initial tank from the site and the installation of the new can be done professionally by the contractors. The essential tools that are required in the project can be made accessible by the contractors. This will ensure that the project is not rescheduled and will take less time to complete it. For the affordability of the project then it is good to consider their prices.