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How to Keep Your Water Softener in Great Condition

12 December, 2017 (21:13) | Water Softeners | By: admin

One of the things you might have in your home if you live in a hard water state is a water softener. Abrasive ‘hard’ water contains high levels of calcium and magnesium, causing lime scale buildup and interfering with soap’s ability to clean.  Water softeners can save you money, and increase the lifespan of many […]

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 […]

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 […]

Water Filtration is a Necessity Not a Luxury

15 March, 2017 (16:06) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Impurity Solutions, Reverse Osmosis | By: admin

Almost 54% of homeowners feel that having a home water filtration system is a luxury. There seems to be misinformation about home drinking systems. So, when is a home water filtration system needed? Well the answer is more often than you might think! As ground water water flows into lakes, rivers, and streams, it will […]

How Does Fracking Affect Drinking Water Safety?

1 March, 2017 (22:35) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Reverse Osmosis, Water News | By: admin

What was once said to be safe for drinking water is now taking a different direction. When fracking and water contamination first became a topic of discussion years ago, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and other agencies said that fracking would be safe for drinking water and water contamination was not a likely outcome. Thankfully, […]

Is your water bottle actually safe to use?

26 January, 2017 (19:58) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Reverse Osmosis, Water News | By: admin

Bottled water has been the rage for a while now – it’s convenient, easily accessible and if you believe advertisers, much healthier for you than tap water. Unfortunately, we are coming to realize that bottled water isn’t all it’s cracked up to be! In fact, researchers are finding out that some bottled water can actually […]

A Healthy Body Starts with Drinking Water

31 October, 2016 (16:30) | Drinking Water System, Reverse Osmosis, Water News | By: admin

Most people know how important drinking water is, in order to live a healthy life. We know our body needs water to survive, but have you ever thought about what might happen to you if you didn’t drink water? How much do you need to live healthier? What will happen if you suffer with even […]

Nothing’s Better Than a Hot Cup of Tea

13 January, 2014 (16:13) | Drinking Water System, Hard Water Solutions, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Impurity Solutions, Reverse Osmosis, Water News | By: admin

January is National Hot Tea Month and we will agree with millions of other people around the world that there is nothing quite as soothing and relaxing as a cup of tasty, hot tea. For thousands of years, tea has been recognized as a key to good health, and even in today’s modern world it […]

Habit of Hydration

1 January, 2014 (08:31) | Drinking Water System, Uncategorized | By: admin

Cooler weather here in California has many of us changing our habits. Whether you are exercising inside or staying cooler from the hot summer sun, one habit that shouldn’t change is staying hydrated. Many people believe that drinking water is only important during extreme temperatures or when performing extensive exercise activity, but the truth is […]

Maintaining Health with More Drinking Water

2 May, 2013 (21:28) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Impurity Solutions | By: admin

As we celebrate Physical Wellness Month, we are looking to expose the truth about how important water is for our health. Physical wellness starts with the inside and carries to the outside of our bodies. And because our bodies are made up of mostly water, we need to stay hydrated to keep it performing at […]