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Squeaky Clean Skin & Hard Water ~ Exposing The Dirty Truth

The idea of anything being "squeaky clean" sounds pretty good: squeaky clean dishes, squeaky clean kitchen countertops, squeaky clean bathroom tiles, and squeaky clean wi...

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

A Home Water Filtration System Saves Money

Water is considered to be one of the essential elements of life and needs to go through a filtering process before it can be used. Yet even if you are on city water, impu...

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

Hard Water May Be The Cause Of These 5 Housecleaning Headaches

When you have hard water, it can be difficult to keep your home sparkling clean. Hard water contains high levels of various minerals, including calcium and magnesium. As ...

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Summer & Your Sump Pump

Summer is the time to get proactive! Check around the sump pump, gauges, filters and power to ensure all is functioning properly. Summer thunderstorms will be upon us an...

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Protect Your Family's Water

Ultraviolet (UV) Water Treatment Systems Protect Your Family's Water.

Monday, June 18th, 2018

HELP! My water smells like rotten eggs!

A sulfur smell in water is the result of a microbial breakdown of organic material that produces a water-soluble gas, hydrogen sulfide. This gas is prevalent in sewers an...

Monday, June 11th, 2018

Owning A Home With A Well ~ What You Need To Know.
Water Treatment Systems: Do I Need One?

Does your water have a funny, rotten egg-like smell to it? Does it leave white build-up on shower doors or white, crystallized stains around shower heads?

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Is Your Drinking Water is Safe?

One way to tell if your water is safe to drink is to use your senses. If the water smells like rotten eggs (too much sulfur) or chlorine, or tastes like salt or leaves a ...

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Spring Weather Means Getting The Garden Ready

The long, cold winter is over and it's time to start thinking about my vegetable garden and planting my favorite flowers.

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Can I Use A Water Softener When I Have A Septic System?
Could Acid Water Be Ruining Your Pipes?
7 Signs That You May Have A Problem With Your Private Well

When you get your water from a private well instead of from a public source, the water your family uses for drinking, cooking, cleaning, and bathing is your responsibilit...

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Does a Home Water Filtration System Save You Money?

Water is considered to be one of the essential elements of life and needs to go through a filtering process before it can be used. Yet even if you are on city water, impu...

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

How to Remove Sediment from Your Hot Water Heater

A water heater's typical life expectancy is nine years or more. One way to possibly extend the life of your hot water heater is to flush it periodically, removing any sed...

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Common Water Problems | Virginia and South Eastern States

No matter where you live in the United States, there's more than H2O in your home's water. Each region across the country presents its own set of unique water quality con...

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Letting Us Into Your Home Can Be Nerve-racking

As the owner of a small plumbing service company, I always pay attention to how I am treated when I use the services of another company, whether it be a restaurant, hotel...

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Your Water's Effect On Your Laundry | Hard Water vs. Soft Water

Water is water and laundry is laundry, right? Put your clothes in the washing machine, dump in some detergent, press a few buttons and everything gets nice and clean. If...

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

Should You Give Your Pets Hard Water or Soft Water?

You love your pets like family. So let's take a closer look at some things you should consider when keeping cats and dogs hydrated.

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

So What is Hard Water?

Hard water problems can be a real hassle! Solving those problems can vastly improve your family's quality of life and get things back to normal again.

Monday, September 25th, 2017

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