Tag Archives: Water Quality

How to Make Tap Water Taste Better

Although abundant and instantly available, not too many people jump at the opportunity to fill up their glass straight from the tap. Depending on where you live, the quality of tap water can vary. Some regions have a higher quantity … Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know About Buying the Right Water Softener

If you have thought about adding a water softener to your home or office, there are a few things to consider first.  These considerations will help you determine which type of water softener best suits your water softening and conditioning … Continue reading

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When You Should Test Your Home’s Well Water

If you get your water from a household well, it is your responsibility to ensure it is safe for consumption. Public or municipal sources of water are monitored by governmental organizations, but your well is solely under your control. This … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions About Drinking Water

Since water is one of the most vital elements on the planet, and a resource required by all living organisms, it is never a bad idea to learn all that you can about water chemistry and consumption. If you are … Continue reading

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How Does Tap Water Differ From Rain Water?

It would seem more likely that all water is the same, but water can be quite different in terms of chemical makeup. Prominent environmental factors and the origin of water supply are highly influential to the overall chemical composition of … Continue reading

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Learn About Local Water Privatization

When you think about your home’s water supply, you probably don’t realize the technicalities and legalities of the entities who manage and operate the city’s public water system. Virtually all city water resources are owned and maintained by public and … Continue reading

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How to Test the Level of Hardness in Your Water

Hard mineral ions naturally occur in our local water supplies as a result lime and chalk bedrock permeation. These bedrocks contain large amounts of calcium and magnesium, which gets absorbed by water, along with several other bicarbonates, chlorides, and sulfates, … 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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