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How Does Hard Water Affect Your Skin?

Is your skin dry, flaky, or itchy? Are you breaking out more often than you should? The cause might not be your skincare regime. It might be your wate...

Should You Use Hard or Soft Water on Plants?

Is hard water bad for plants? Water is the essence of life and, as Leonardo da Vinci so eloquently observed, the driving force of all nature. When it ...

Can You Treat Hard Water Without a Water Softener?

Hard water is water that is high in dissolved minerals, particularly calcium and magnesium. The minerals are harmless to human health but can cause a ...

What Minerals Do Water Softeners Remove?

Water softeners primarily remove the minerals calcium and magnesium from your water. These minerals are harmless to your health, but they contribute t...

Choosing the Right Water Softener for Your Home

You're tired of the stains on your clothes and dishes from hard water, not to mention the wear and tear on your appliances, but you're unsure of what ...

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...