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Point of Entry vs. Point of Use

Understanding the difference between Point of Entry and Point of Use systems for water treatment is a great way to feel more confident when it comes to solving your home'...

Tuesday, March 9th, 2021

My Coffee Maker has a Carbon Filter. Do I Still Need to Use R.O. Water?

Many coffee makers now come with a carbon filter to improve the water. If your coffee maker has one, do you still need to use R. O. water when you brew your coffee?

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

Water Treatment Certifications: What Do They Mean?

Many water contaminants are colorless, odorless, and tasteless... so how do you know if your filter is even taking anything out? Read this blog about how looking for wate...

Monday, February 1st, 2021

Can Hard Water Cause Hairloss?  4 Tips to Strengthen Your Hair

Worried about the amount of hair your comb is catching? While genetics may be more to blame for a receding hair line, hard water does make your strands more brittle and p...

Monday, February 1st, 2021

How is Hard Water Scale Like Road Salt?

Hard water minerals build up as scale on plumbing and heating elements in appliances, causing damage and inefficiency. During winter weather, road salt can build up on yo...

Friday, January 29th, 2021

Common Water Softener Problems: What is a salt bridge?

Have a softener but don't think it's providing soft water? There are a few maintenance related things you can look for that will cause this, including a "salt bridge" ins...

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

Common Water Softener Problems: What is a Salt Bridge?

A salt bridge can throw a wrench in your softener's ability to make soft water. By preventing salt from coming in contact with water, a salt bridge prevents your softener...

Friday, December 18th, 2020

Cleaning and Disinfecting Home Surfaces: Soft vs. Hard Water

Most of the time, you can tell if a table, countertop, or any other surface in your home is dirty just by looking at it. But what about the things you can't see? The firs...

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

What's Involved With Owning a Well?

Can you imagine life without modern-day plumbing or homes without even a single bathroom? Lucky for us, modern-day homes are equipped with pumps and wells or are piped in...

Wednesday, October 28th, 2020

Know Your Water Contaminants

PFAS are an emerging class of contaminants that are extremely persistent in the environment and our bodies. This group of man made chemicals that include PFOA, PFOS, and ...

Thursday, October 1st, 2020

Drinking Water Quality: How to boost your health and immunity

When you think about boosting your immune system, the first things that come to mind are likely healthy eating, adequate rest, taking vitamins, or reducing stress. Even t...

Thursday, October 1st, 2020

Know Your Water Contaminants: PFAS

PFAS are an emerging class of contaminants that are extremely persistent in the environment and our bodies. This group of man made chemicals that include PFOA, PFOS, and ...

Monday, September 28th, 2020

Is Your Water Changing with the Seasons?

Just like the leaves falling and kids going back to school, your water supply can change with the seasons. Although color, taste, and odor abnormalities can become a perm...

Wednesday, August 26th, 2020

Would a Twin Tank Softener Benefit My Home?

Keeping your home supplied with soft water can be a great benefit for your family and wallet! If you have heavy-water users in the home, you may want to learn more about ...

Monday, August 3rd, 2020

Protect your Water Softener with Preventative Maintenance!

Installing a water softener in your home will immediately take care of hard water issues giving your family better quality water and can even save you money. But what can...

Monday, August 3rd, 2020

Would a Twin Tank Softener Benefit My Home?

Keeping your home supplied with soft water can be a great benefit for your family and wallet! If you have heavy-water users in the home, you may want to learn more about ...

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

How To Choose The Best Water Treatment Systems

Maybe your water at home tastes OK, but you occasionally smell rotten eggs when you turn the faucet on. Whether it's an unpleasant odor, odd flavor, itchy skin, water spo...

Monday, July 13th, 2020

Flooding And Your Well

Owning a home near a lake or river can make everyday seem like a vacation, but that luxury also comes with the downside of living in a flood zone. Find out what you need ...

Monday, July 13th, 2020

Floodwaters and Your Water Supply

Owning a home near a lake or river can make every day seem like a vacation, but that luxury also comes with the downside of living in a flood zone. Find out what you need...

Thursday, June 25th, 2020

Drinking Water and Its Source

Now that you are spending more time at home, do you notice your home's water isn't that great? Characteristics like taste, color, and odor can signal some common water qu...

Monday, June 1st, 2020

Finding The Best Location For A Water Softener

Water Softeners are typically installed in the basement, crawlspace, garage or utility room, but which space is best for you?

Monday, June 1st, 2020

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