Common Well-Water Contaminants and Their Risks

Well-Water Contaminants

The majority of Americans today rely on public drinking water systems. These are protected by the Safety Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). However, as of 2021, over 20 million households still use private wells. Although wells are good man-made sources of water, if they are not maintained properly, […]

The Reverse Osmosis Process Explained

Osmosis Process

Before water can be used for cooking and drinking, it undergoes filtration and purification. You can try many filter types to purify your water, like mechanical, ion exchange, and other filters. However, out of all the other filtration types, reverse osmosis (RO) is considered one of the most reliable methods of removing contaminants in your […]

How Much Does a Home Water Filtration System Cost?

a woman drinking some water

Whether you get your water from a well or a local water treatment facility, it’s still a good idea to be sure it is as clean as possible. That’s why many homeowners today have opted to get a water filtration system. It’s a good idea to install a water filter in your home. Doing so […]

Drinking Dirty Water and Its Harmful Effects

Drinking dirty water has many negative effects on people. Here is a list of some of them.

Although clean water is essential for everyone, billions of people worldwide still do not have access to safe drinking water. This problem doesn’t only exist in developing countries. Even though Americans have access to infrastructure that can provide clean water, there are still millions who have no choice but to use dirty water. Contamination can […]

Easy Ways To Purify Water

lady pouring water

According to experts, an adult man’s body has about 60 percent of water, while an adult woman’s body has around 55 percent. Such fluid is vital because it carries oxygen and nutrients to our cells, aids digestion, prevents constipation, flush bacteria from our bladder, regulates our body temperature, and more. Given the benefits of water […]

Harmful Effects of Poor Water Quality

Water is crucial for every living being on this planet. For a better quality of life, preserving clean and safe drinking water is a must. However, contamination hinders this endeavor and contributes to poor water quality.   Sources of water-contaminating substances are usually groundwater, sewage systems, water treatment and distribution systems, and industrial and agricultural […]

3 Benefits of High-Quality Water

Water is one of the most important things we use daily. It plays a vital role in keeping your family safe, healthy, and clean. That is why having quality water in your home is essential for many reasons. Learn more about the benefits of good water quality by reading on. 1. Fresh Taste and Odor […]

5 Common Water Filter Problems

Keeping your filter and purifier in good condition gives you access to clean and safe drinking water. A well-maintained water purifier should work well for about 4 to 5 years. After that, you may start to encounter some water filter problems here and there. These common water filter issues aren’t familiar to some owners.  And […]

The Basics of Home Water Testing

woman checking tap water

Since water is essential for everyday living, keeping track of its quality is important. But, having clear water doesn’t mean it’s 100% free of contaminants. There’s no way of being sure that your water is clean just by looking at it. Water testing lets you spot microorganisms and potentially harmful substances that may be hiding […]

An Overview of the Water Treatment System Process

Adams Water Conditioning

No matter where you are in the country, having access to clean drinking water is crucial to you and your family. That’s why there should be a focus on how water is treated. Public water systems use various treatment methods to provide drinking water to the people. Although they may differ in cleaning and sanitizing […]