Best Overall: Emergency Water Storage 5 Gallon Water Tank
(Heavy-duty Food Grade Plastic Construction. matching vents on bottom for simple and effective water storage. The water tank weighs around 40 lbs when full, which helps it stay stable during heavy rains or storms.)
Best Budget: WaterStorageCube BPA Free Collapsible Water
(The WaterStorageCube is made with a high quality USA raw material that is environmentally friendly and non-toxic. Folds up to half its size for easy storage. The thicker lid provides more durability and resistance to pressure.)
Editor's Choice: Augason Farms Water Storage Barrel 55-Gallon Drum
(Our water barrel is made with food-grade polyethylene to ensure that it is BPA-free. It is easy to assemble and can hold up to 55 gallons of water. It comes in a variety of colors to match your home or décor.)
Emergency Water Storage 5 Gallon Water Tank - 6 Tanks (30 Gallons) - 5 Gallons Each w/Lids + Spigot & Water Treatment - Food Grade, Portable, Stackable, Easy Fill - Survival Supply Water ContainerView on Amazon
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SurVivv Collapsible Water Container with Spigot, BPA Free, Food Safe Camping Water Storage Cube Jug for Outdoor Hiking Hurricane & Emergency Survival Kit, Portable Foldable Canteen (2.6 Gal - 2pk)View on Amazon
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WaterStorageCube BPA-Free Collapsible Water Container with Spigot, Food-Grade Camping Water Storage Carrier Jug for Outdoors Hiking Hurricane Emergency, Foldable Portable Water Canteen (5.3 Gallon)View on Amazon
Cedilis 2 Pack 5.3 Gallon Collapsible Water Container with Spigot, Food Safe Water Storage Cube, BPA-Free Camping Water Storage Jug Canteen for Outdoor Hiking & Emergency, Portable, FoldableView on Amazon
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What is the safest container for water?
The safest container for water is a glass bottle.
How long can water be stored before it goes bad?
Water can be stored for up to two years before it goes bad. For sparkling water, it can be stored for up to one year.
How long can you store water in a plastic container?
You can store water in a plastic container for up to 3 to 6 months.
How long is water good for in a metal bottle?
Water is good for up to 24 hours in a metal bottle.
Can you store bottled water in the garage?
No, it is not recommended to store bottled water in the garage. The plastic bottle may burst and release the chemicals inside.
Good emergency water storage containers will allow you to store larger amounts of water in less space, prevent leaking, and algae growth, and have features that make it easier to use your water during a disaster.