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How to Protect Your Plumbing From Waterborne Germs

Did you know that germs borne from water can live and grow inside your plumbing pipes and fixtures? This news, although alarming, can prove to be positive since it brings attention to the real quality of your property’s drinking water. … Continue reading

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What to Do if Your Well Water Smells Like Rotting Eggs

When well water smells like rotten eggs, it is due to the presence of hydrogen sulfide gas. But don’t panic if your water smells like this; hydrogen sulfide, although malodorous, is not toxic to humans. It is simply inconvenient and … Continue reading

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How to Select a Water Filter for the Home

With so many types of drinking water systems on the market to choose from, it can be overwhelming trying to decide. Fortunately, there is a way to avoid the challenge altogether, simply by learning a little more about water filtration. … Continue reading

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Take This Test to See if You Need to Drink More Water Every Day

It is common knowledge that water is an essential element in our diets. It is the key to the survival of all living organisms on earth. In fact, our bodies are comprised of 70% water, and every organ is affected … Continue reading

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How Much Water Should I Be Drinking Each Day?

It is the key to the survival of all living organisms on earth. In fact, our bodies are comprised of 70% water, and every organ is affected by the amount of water we consume. But how much water should we … Continue reading

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What is Water Fluoridation?

Have you ever heard about the infamous fluoride debate? Some people argue that it is an essential component for drinking water, while others say it is bad for consumption. To determine where you stand on this subject, it is helpful … Continue reading

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What is the Safe Drinking Water Act?

The Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) was enacted by congress in 1974, only to be revised and then amended in 1986 and 1996. It is a federal law that was established to protect the quality of public drinking water, whether … Continue reading

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