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The Most Common Issues with Well Water

When you live in Wisconsin or Minnesota, there’s a very good chance your home’s water comes from a well. While there may not be any problem with that, there could be any number of problems in your water itself. In order to keep your home’s water pristine, there are a few common issues with well […]

Is It Bad to Drink Sulfur Water?

When you turn on your shower, are you greeted with crisp, odor-free water or does it smell like your showerhead might as well be spouting out rotten eggs? A simple explanation for that would be that sulfur is present is your water supply. While you may already be concerned over whether or not that ill-odored […]

Why You Should Take Extra Care of Your Water Softener This Summer

When the weather gets hotter outside, the water in your area can actually be “harder” than normal. Normal fluctuations happen throughout the year, but when there is a lot less rainfall and the temperatures start to climb, the hard water minerals in your water system increase. You can’t do much to change the quality of […]

Top 3 Reasons to Invest in a Water Softener

In the Twin Cities, many people suffer from hard water in their homes. Hard water can be extremely irritating because it negatively affects hair, skin, appliances, plumbing and more. Water softeners can alleviate the problems caused by hard water, so here are three reasons why you should invest in a one: 1. Shampoo doesn’t clean well […]

Signs You Have High Chlorine Levels in Your Water Supply

Many people believe pool chlorine is all they need to worry about. But did you know even small amounts of chlorine in your drinking and shower water could damage your hair, skin, and nails? No matter how diligent you are, nothing can help until you address the amount of chlorine in your home’s water! Poor […]

How to Keep Your Hair Clean and Beautiful This Summer

When you are washing your hair, are you thinking about the quality of the water you are washing with? Your hair is exposed to a variety of harmful things in the summer such as: Chlorine – if you choose to cool off in the pool Salt Water – if you take a vacation to the […]

Why Does my Water Smell?

Within your home, water is an everyday essential. Many homes have different water supply environments, which can impact the taste and smell of the water. If your water has a distinct type of smell, there are certain causes for that. This article will discuss the 5 most common smells and what causes them. 1. Rotten […]

5 Things You Need to Know About Well Water

The water that comes up from your well contains more than simple H2O. There are plenty of dissolved minerals lurking in that liquid. Filtered through limestone, it contains magnesium and calcium. It can pick up traces of iron, aluminum, and manganese. All of those minerals create “hard” water. Hard water creates all types of problems. […]

Signs That Your Home Needs a Water Softener

Hard water typically contains minerals such as calcium and magnesium, which may lead you to wonder if you need a water softener. Water softeners use salt to modify the properties of the water and remove minerals that cause hardness. Here are a few signs that you may need a water softener for your home or […]

How to Stop Hard Water From Ruining Your Towels

You’ve just sorted your laundry, tossed your towels in the washing machine, loaded up your detergent and fabric softener, and are about to push that button — but wait! If your home doesn’t have a water softener installed, washing your towels may be doing more hard than good. Sure, you need to get your towels […]

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