As the holiday season approaches, you may be getting ready to host family and friends in your home. Whether it’s a dinner party for friends and coworkers or a week-long retreat for extended family, opening your home to others takes a great deal of planning and preparation. Installing a water softener is one easy … Read moreIMPRESS YOUR GUESTS WITH SOFT WATER
Here’s a confusing question we get from people every now and then … They’ve got a water softener to help remove the minerals that cause soap scum, scale buildup, and other hard water problems, but they’re still seeing spotting on things like their dishes, faucets, and after washing the car. So what’s going on? … Read moreWHY YOU CAN STILL GET SPOTTING WITH A WATER SOFTENER
If you’ve kept a close eye on current events in 2016, you no doubt heard the story of the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. The city dealt with a serious lead contamination issue after starting to use highly corrosive river water, which caused unsafe levels of lead to leach into the public supply. That situation raised … Read moreSHOULD YOU BE CONCERNED ABOUT LEAD CONTAMINATION IN YOUR WATER?
August is National Water Quality Awareness Month, and it comes at a time when drinking water in America is making headlines again. Researchers say the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, is nearing an end as tests show significantly fewer homes have water contaminated with lead. The situation there has heightened awareness about drinking water contamination … Read moreWATER QUALITY AWARENESS – 10 ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT U.S. TAP WATER
We’ve finally learned our lesson in America. More of us are starting to skip the soda and drink a lot more water instead. A 2016 Beverage Marketing study found water consumption in the U.S. grew 120 percent between 2000 and 2015, while carbonated drinks fell 16 percent over the same time period. Drinking more water is … Read moreTHE BENEFITS OF DRINKING REVERSE OSMOSIS WATER
If you’ve ever taken a sip from a glass of water that came from the home of someone with a reverse osmosis system, you know how pure and refreshing it tastes. Or, perhaps you have concerns about water quality and want to make sure your family is drinking healthy water that reduces contaminants as … Read moreHOW DO REVERSE OSMOSIS DRINKING WATER SYSTEMS WORK?
Ultraviolet (UV) light has a wide variety of uses, but how can it help give your home cleaner water? You’ve likely heard of UV rays from the sun. Those rays can be beneficial, helping your body create vitamin D, or they can be harmful, causing skin damage like sunburn. Ultraviolet light is also present in … Read moreHOW DOES A UV SYSTEM PURIFY WATER?
They just don’t make things like they used to. You’ve probably muttered a statement like that when replacing a washing machine that kicked the bucket, calling a service tech to repair your dishwasher, or had a water heater leak all over the floor. There is something you can do to ensure your water-using appliances have … Read moreHARD WATER – WHY YOUR APPLIANCES DON’T STAND THE TEST OF TIME
Water softeners can make life more convenient for many homeowners. Unfortunately, there are quite a few myths about residential water treatment that people believe. Some of them are just misconceptions, others are complete lies. Here’s the truth about what happens when you use a water softener in your home as we bust eight different soft … Read moreMYTHS ABOUT WATER SOFTENERS – 8 THINGS PEOPLE GET WRONG
So, you’re sick of dealing with hard water problems and need a water softener… but what does that mean? There are a lot of good reasons to soften your home’s water as hard water problems can wreak havoc on your plumbing, as well as your hair and skin, while making it harder to keep the … Read moreHOW WATER SOFTENERS WORK AND WHY YOU PROBABLY NEED ONE