Showing posts from March, 2016

The Tiny Water Tank Fail

I've been working on my list. 
Today's goal was to put water in my holding tank.
I have 2 - 25 foot hoses that I hooked together and attached to the nearest faucet. I needed 3.
I had already added bleach - so I filled my 5 gallon jug I use for Caera's water and proceeded to attempt to pour it into the tank. I managed to get about half of it in when I realized it was trickling out! Below me. Along the seam. I put my hand in the trickle.  Smells like bleach.  Great.
It appears there's a leak.  Somewhere.  So I look under the trailer and realize. I have to see what it looks like inside. Under my bed.
I took all the pillows,  the bags and books and blankets off the bed. Then removed one 6' section of plywood. And used the other section to prop open the door of the tank/storage space so I could have a good look with my crazy bright flashlight. Bummer.  It appears the back corner, where the hose that pumps the water into the sink, is attached. Is wet.  And dirty.  And wh…