The mosquito-proof 955 micron stainless steel screen flips open on a simple, spring-loaded hinge for super-Easy-Cleaning and maintenance. Simply unlatch the screen, brush or hose off any dirt and return it to the closed position.
The Mozzie-Stoppa Easy-Clean protects your rainwater from contamination by mosquitoes and other pests by preventing them from accessing your tank via your tank overflow outlet pipe. Importantly, it still lets water flow out so your tank outlets can continue to fulfil their main purpose, uninterrupted.
Tank ventilation is important for the health of your rainwater. The Mozzie-Stoppa Easy-Clean lets your tank breathe safely without the risk of compromised quality from pest contamination.
The Mozzie-Stoppa Easy-Clean protects your rainwater by utilising a mosquito-proof 955 micron stainless steel screen. Tank ventilation is important for the health of your rainwater, and so is avoiding contamination by mosquitoes and other pests. Importantly, it still lets water flow out so your tank outlets can continue to fulfil their main purpose, uninterrupted.
We recommend regularly cleaning your Mozzie Stoppa Original or Easy-Clean to prevent the mosquito proof screen from becoming clogged or blocked with sediments and debris.
Your Mozzie Stoppa Easy-Clean is designed to make maintenance and cleaning easy. Unlatch the hinged screen and hose or brush it off to clean. Replace the screen immediately after cleaning by pressing it down to firmly relatch in place so it continues to form a barrier against mosquitoes, frogs and pests.
You can use your Mozzie Stoppa to protect any pipe opening and create a mosquito- and pest-proof barrier. Mozzie Stoppas are typically installed to rainwater tank overflow outlet pipework to help mosquito-proof your tank. To learn more about installation, visit the Support page for your chosen product.
Yes. Simply remove your existing Mozzie Stoppa and replace it with an Easy-Clean model. (For full installation instructions, see the Mozzie Stoppa Easy-Clean Support page.)
Check that your tank screen is free from debris, ie. leaves, sediment
Your tank outlet may be restricted by a blocked Mozzie Stoppa or another obstruction.
Check your overflow outlet for the presence of an obstruction and remove.
Alternately, the level of your tank overflow may sit above the base of your tank inlet.
Check that the outlet pipe is equal to or greater than the combind capacity of the pipe feeding your tank inlet
If a Mozzie Stoppa is installed, remove, inspect and clean if necessary before reinstalling it at the outlet or replacing with a Mozzie Stoppa Easy-Clean.
If your inlet/overflow issue persists, remove your tank screen and check for floating debris on the water surface. Floating debris such as sworf from the tank installation process’ may be blocking the Mozzie Stoppa during overflow and drifting away from the overflow when overflow has stopped.