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Is Reverse Osmosis Water Healthy?

Understanding Reverse Osmosis Reverse Osmosis Systems use a process that reverses the flow of water in a natural process of osmosis so that water passes from a more concentrated solution to a more dilute solution through a semi-permeable membrane. Pre- and post-filters are often incorporated along with the reverse osmosis membrane itself. The filter typically
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New Concerns for Bottled Water

Plastic Particles Found In Bottled Water Bottled water is convenient. Even more, bottled water companies promote a clean, healthy lifestyle associated with drinking water. At the end of a sporting event, participants often receive bottled water to hydrate and cool down. Tourists purchase bottled water at scenic landmarks and beaches. But, what if the water
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Understanding Iron Bacteria

Understanding Iron Bacteria Iron Bacteria is a common issue for homes with well water. The bacteria “slime” is not a health hazard but it can cause other problems. Iron Bacteria are small living organisms that naturally occur in soil, shallow groundwater, and surface waters. These nuisance bacteria combine iron  and oxygen to form deposits of “rust,” bacterial cells, and a slimy material that adheres
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Water Worries: Why Your Drinking Water Is Funky or Foul

What’s Wrong With Your Water? Do you have water worries at your home or office? Ever wonder why your drinking water is funky? Does your water smell bad or taste bad? Our new infographic shows the steps to determine what’s wrong with your drinking water. Need more information? Contact us today.  

Scary Facts You Didn’t Know About Sulfur in Your Drinking Water

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If you have well water rather than municipal water, you may have occasionally detected the smell of rotten eggs coming from your water. This indicates that your sulfur level may be too high. Good, clean drinking water is odorless and tasteless, but the presence of different minerals and contaminants can cause your water to take
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Five Reasons You Need a Water Expert

Making sure that your home has great water quality is just a matter of buying a gadget from the hardware store and installing it in the kitchen sink, right? Not at all. For home or business owners, working with a water quality expert is essential to providing just the right solution to filter out impurities
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The Effects of Drinking Contaminated Water and/or Dirty Water(Updated 3/19/2018)

Drinking contaminated water sources and/or dirty water can cause numerous health concerns. Read more to increase your awareness. Water contamination can occur to city water supplies, well water supplies, and fresh water sources, such as lakes, streams, and rivers. Consuming contaminated water can cause numerous effects. Are you concerned about contaminants in your home’s water?
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Did You REALLY Drink That?

It is truly amazing how cavalier we are about our water quality.  We assume (hope really) that something so basic as our water—so vital and necessary—will actually be healthy for us (or at least not make us sick).  Unless we are buying a new home almost none of us ever has our well tested (and
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REVERSE OSMOSIS: What It Is And Why You Need It!

It is hard to watch the news or read a newspaper (you know, that thing you used to read at breakfast before the internet and laptops) or magazine without seeing something alarming about our water.  Within the past two weeks there was a Drinking Water Advisory issued for portions of northwest Washington, DC—a municipal water
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You Can’t Spring Clean Without Clean Water!

It’s that spring cleaning time of year again.  But frequently the water we are going to clean with isn’t clean in the first place.  Only days or weeks after cleaning the rust stains out of your toilets and bath tub, and white calcium scale from your faucets and drains, it’s back again.  Spring cleaning becomes
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