Above Ground Oil Tanks can be installed in your basement, garage or outside, depending on the tank regulations in your area. Different towns, cities and villages in Westchester and Putnam County have different codes about the placement of oil tanks. Experienced professionals are required to install heating oil tanks in most municipalities, a process that includes licenses, permits and insurances .
We can help you decide where the best location is for us to install your tank.
Barrier advises all customers to replace their underground tanks with above ground tanks. An above ground tank can be easily monitered, giving home owners one less thing to worry about.
This is an example of a painted above ground oil tank, not only does is look better but the almond color rustoleum helps increase the life of the tank. The tank is also placed on a cement slab to guarantee stability. A tank full of oil can weigh over 2,800 pounds.
Sometimes we must get creative. This is an example of (2) 137 gallon oil tanks joined together.
For larger homes, Twin 330 Gallon oil tank provide 660 gallons of total storage. The Ecoguard also offers a steel tank with a polyurethane coating to prevent oxidation.
Double walled oil tanks are the only type of tanks we install underground. With its outer shell and insterstitial space it provides the ultimate solution for underground petroleum storage.
If you have any questions regarding your town code feel free to call us or your local building department.