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Are Water Softeners Worth It?

Water softening is an important treatment method for residences and businesses that have hard water. Hard water causes a build-up of calcium carbonate...

Is My Well Water Safe to Drink?

We talk a lot about water softening treatments to help combat hard water (water that is high in dissolved minerals like calcium and magnesium). Hard w...

The Top 3 Repairs in Commercial Water Softeners

The average commercial water softener will generally last 10 to 15 years. While a water softener is an appliance you don’t have to give a lot of thoug...

How Do You Size a Commercial Water Softener?

Commercial vs Residential The main difference between a water softener used in a commercial application and one used in a residential setting is its s...

Why Magnetic Water Treatments Don’t Work

Magnetic water treatments are exactly what they sound like – you run hard water through a magnetic field as an alternative to water softening.  Magnet...

How a Commercial Water Softener Works

Water softening is a treatment method for water, but unlike purification methods that evolved for the protection of human health and clean drinking wa...

What bacteria is found in drinking water?

Most Americans, about 90 percent, get their drinking water from public water systems, which are monitored and regulated by the Environmental Protectio...

The History of Water Softeners

One of the most significant public health achievements of the 20th century, without a doubt according to the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...

What Kind of Salt Does My Water Softener Need?

With all the different kinds of salt available, it's easy to get lost when trying to choose what salt is right for your water softener. Some of the to...

My Water Smells Like Rotten Eggs

Do you have water issues? Is your water starting to have a foul odor that leaves your family running for the door? There's nothing worse than having s...