Is Hard or Soft Water Better to Drink?

Almost everyone knows that drinking water is good for a person. This is especially true if consuming large amounts of soda, sports drinks or other sugar-laden beverages is the alternative. The benefits of drinking water include everything from maintaining body fluids to staving off dehydration to maintaining a healthy weight. While drinking water is important, … More Is Hard or Soft Water Better to Drink?

The Difference between Water Softeners and Water Treatment Systems

One of the most common questions people ask about treating the water in their home is what is the difference between a water softener and a water filtration system? Unfortunately, many people believe these two things are the same. In the simplest terms, water softeners simply soften the water in a home. A water filtration … More The Difference between Water Softeners and Water Treatment Systems

Water, Water Everywhere: Facts about This Important Natural Resource!

Healthy and clean water are necessary for our very existence. As adults, our bodies are comprised of approximately 70 percent water. Newborns are comprised of 80 percent water. Still, there are a lot of things about water we don’t know. And as critical as water is to our survival, there are some interesting facts that … More Water, Water Everywhere: Facts about This Important Natural Resource!

Tap or Bottled Water—Is There Really a Difference?

The two most common ways water is consumed are from the tap and in bottles. However, there are some facts that you might want to be aware of regarding your tap and bottled water. Bottled water is more expensive than tap water, but it is not necessarily of higher quality. Bottled water is usually checked … More Tap or Bottled Water—Is There Really a Difference?

How Safe is Tap Water?

Boiling water for some pasta? Craving a tall glass of cold water after mowing the lawn? These relatively harmless things could spell trouble if you aren’t sure what is in your drinking water. There are generally four categories of contaminants that may be present in your drinking water: Biological: Organisms in water, these contaminants are … More How Safe is Tap Water?