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Santa Barbara Delivers High Tech Drinking Water

8 November, 2017 (17:25) | Drinking Water System, Hard Water Solutions, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Water News | By: admin

Santa Barbara has opened a state of the art Desalination Plant in hopes to deliver filtered water to homes using less power. The plant can produce almost three million gallons of filtered water a day. That is almost 30% of the city’s water needs. The process includes conditioning the water to make it compatible with […]

A Million Californians Lack Safe Water … Why?

30 October, 2017 (14:52) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Reverse Osmosis, Uncategorized, Water News | By: admin

We know that California is often in the center of the drinking water crisis in the nation. Whether because of the drought or agricultural water contamination issues, Californians are once again finding themselves in the news for lack of safe drinking water and this time, we ALL need to pay more attention! Drinking water contamination can […]

Will New EPA Laws Affect Your Drinking Water?

11 October, 2017 (01:21) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Reverse Osmosis, Water News | By: admin

In late June, the Environmental Protection Agency, with the help of the president, rolled back laws that were put in place to make sure that millions of Americans could have safe drinking water. The Clean Water rule was put in place during 2015.  It was implemented to  clean up heavily polluted federal waterways. The rule, passed under former President […]

Servicing Your Water Filtration System Made Easy

26 September, 2017 (15:05) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Reverse Osmosis | By: admin

So you’ve made the decision to invest in a home water filtration system and chances are, you’re loving every minute of it. A drinking water system is necessary because clean water is important for our health. No one wants to knowingly or unknowingly consume tap water full of harmful contaminants. Unfortunately, according to recent reports, […]

Drink up – It’s HOT out there!

23 September, 2017 (20:24) | Drinking Water System, Reverse Osmosis | By: admin

Late August and September are known as the Dog Days of Summer. The tourists are going home, but the temperatures are still warm. Here are a few late summer ideas to help you stay hydrated in the high temps. Excessive heat exposure can cause dehydration, which in turn can cause dangerous conditions like heat cramps, […]

Are Chloramines Wreaking Havoc on Your Pipes?

15 September, 2017 (23:14) | Uncategorized | By: admin

Your drinking water might be safer, but your home is at risk for water damage caused by the possible failure of state-mandated copper piping, warns the California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CalPASC). Why is this? Why are copper pipes failing? The simplest answer is chloramines found in our home’s water. Chloramines are compounds containing […]

The Myths Surrounding Reverse Osmosis Water

8 August, 2017 (21:58) | Uncategorized | By: admin

There have been a lot of negative blogs and comments on social media about drinking water from a reverse osmosis water filtration system (RO). Is it safe? The answer is, Yes! Some people even say that water from a RO is too clean and too pure. So, what’s the problem? We should be drinking the […]

Water Pollution: Bad for Humans and Animals Alike

31 July, 2017 (21:13) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Impurity Solutions, Reverse Osmosis, Water News | By: admin

  When we talk about drinking water contamination, we usually talk about the dangers to human health and what we can do to prevent our tap water from harming us. We look into water filters and other home drinking water systems which are incredibly helpful in removing drinking water contaminants in our homes, but what […]

The Tragedy of Unsafe Water in California

1 June, 2017 (22:52) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Impurity Solutions, Reverse Osmosis, Water News | By: admin

We keep seeing that California has had plenty of snow and rain this winter. This is good news – it must mean that the drought is over and all the folks in CA have plenty of fresh quality drinking water now, right? Not so quick, almost 1 million people in the state are still being […]

Water Infrastructure Fails – What Now?

18 May, 2017 (20:16) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Reverse Osmosis, Water News | By: admin

No one wants to get a failing grade when it comes to drinking water, but on the latest Report Card for America’s Infrastructure, the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) has rated the nation’s drinking water systems a D grade and wastewater systems a D+ grade. They’re old, they’re falling apart and that means bad […]