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Do they stay clean throughout the season unlike sap tanks that need to be constantly cleaned?
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Mine stays very clean. Except when I was passing sugar last year
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I will tell you this summer after they get hit with the sun. I didn't clean mine with well water because I felt Permeate would be better. If the bottoms turn black in areas then next year it will be a little spray bleach to keep the bacteria growth down. I still power wash everything at the beginning so the crud goes away.
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Do they stay clean throughout the season unlike sap tanks that need to be constantly cleaned?
Had been using mine 9 yrs,never did anything but make sure it's completly drained each time i fill it with permeate
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