How Will You Have Clean Water After a Severe Storm?
When news reports show the broken homes, flooded streets, and widespread devastation, one of the most important things you’ll need after a storm is access to clean drinking water. Storms and water emergencies are unpredictable. Waiting until the last minute to ensure you have access is a luxury you can’t afford. High winds and rain […]
Reverse Osmosis Systems & Carbon Filtration: What’s the Difference?
If you have been looking at home drinking water systems, chances are you’re seeing a lot of information about reverse osmosis filtration and carbon block. These are two of the most popular filtration water systems for the home. So, what’s the difference? Key differences between Drinking Water Systems Carbon block and reverse osmosis methods both […]
Why a Whole-Home Water Treatment System?
Are you considering investing in a top-of-the-line whole-home water treatment system? If so, then the more you know will help you make the best decision for you and your family. That means you’re in the right place. Read on, and we’ll discuss the benefits of treating your whole home and specifically what a system can […]
Common Water Problems in Florida
As a resident of Florida, it’s critical to have a full understanding of common water problems that impact people throughout the state. Even if you’ve had access to high quality water at home in the past, there’s always a chance this could change in the future. This is why it’ so important to keep an […]
Why Does My Water Smell Like Rotten Eggs?
Does the water coming out of your faucet smell like rotten eggs? Have you tried everything, but have yet to find a solution to your problem? The primary cause of a rotten egg smell is a high level of sulfur bacteria in your home’s plumbing system and water supply. Depending on the cause, it’s possible […]
How Does a Water Softener Work?
There may come a time when you realize you have hard water. Although it doesn’t pose a health hazard, hard water can affect your life in many ways: Leaves skin and hair dry Reduces the lifespan of household appliances Increases the difficulty of washing clothes and dishes With this in mind, it’s time to get […]
What are Total Dissolved Solids in Water?
A total dissolved solid, also known as TDS, measures the total amount of inorganic and organic substances in a liquid. A high level of TDS typically indicates hard water, which can result in scale build up in appliances, pipes, and hot water tanks. In addition to reduced lifespan, scale buildup can increase maintenance cost and […]
Information on Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
PFAS or PFC’s are a class of chemicals including PFOA, PFOS, PFNA, and PFhxS. They were invented in the 1930’s by 3M. Commonly known by their brand names, Teflon and Scotchgard they have many uses including water, heat and oil resistance. They are also commonly used for fire suppressant in foams that Fire Departments use. […]
5 Signs You Have Hard Water (And What to Do About It)
If you’re new to a hard water area and haven’t experienced it before – it can be a real nightmare. Not only is it inconvenient, but it’s also costly. Hard water knocks approximately four years off the life of some kitchen appliances! Rest assured there are hard water solutions, but first, you need to identify […]