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What Effect Does Water Pollution Have?

7 February, 2018 (15:11) | Uncategorized | By: admin

Do you know the effects that water pollution has on the environment and on you? Water covers 70% of the Earth’s surface and makes up over 60% of the human body. Water pollution affects marine ecosystems, wildlife health, and human well-being. By understanding the effects of water contamination, we can make small changes in our daily […]

Safe Drinking Water after Days of Flooding

7 February, 2018 (15:10) | Uncategorized | By: admin

This year has brought us many ups and downs. Many parts of the country suffered from flooding, threatening lives and homes. Residents of Texas and Florida have experienced the power of flooding and are still trying to put their homes and communities back together. Extreme flooding can cause serious problems such as septic issues and […]

Filtering Well Water is Essential for Homeowners

30 November, 2017 (22:12) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Reverse Osmosis | By: admin

Maybe it has been suggested to you in the past, but it’s time to make a drinking water system in your home a priority, especially if your home gets water from a well and not a municipal water source. Well water, is susceptible to many different environmental conditions affecting the water supply in the locality. From bacterial contamination, […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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, […]

So Many Water Filter Choices, How Will You Decide?

27 January, 2017 (16:58) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Money Savings | By: admin

These days, there are plenty of drinking water systems on the market for you to choose from. But with so many options, and so many companies telling you that THEIR product is the best, how will you ever choose the right water filter for your household? How will you know what to look for in […]

What’s that smell?

23 January, 2017 (17:29) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Impurity Solutions | By: admin

Whenever a homeowner experiences an unpleasant drinking water odor, it can be scary. Your first instinct is to think that the water is contaminated and dangerous to drink, then panic starts to set in. Is it the pipes? Is the water treatment facility not working? Has the family already drank too much of this contaminated […]

What are the best drinks for sickness?

9 January, 2017 (23:45) | Drinking Water System, Impurities Found in Drinking Water, Reverse Osmosis, Uncategorized | By: admin

Unfortunately, the winter weather has many of us getting sick. When we are sick, our bodies need a little extra help to fight off those germs and get stronger. One of the most common tips someone will say to another person when they’re sick is to rest and “get plenty of fluids.” This common tip […]