Aquarius Water Conditioning Blog

Solving Hard Water Laundry Problems

Don’t you just love the feeling of pulling your laundry out of the dryer and feeling a warm, fuzzy towel against your skin? Well, if you have hard water, that’s a sort of fantasy, since the minerals in your water supply will cause your towels and other laundry to feel dry, scratchy, and downright dingy. […]

How Flooding Can Affect Your Drinking Water

Whether it’s a lake, river, or small stream, when you live near the water, you get used to the occasional rising waters that storms or heavy rainfall can cause around your home. However, when Mother Nature decides to let the floodgates loose, your area can experience all the mess and damage that can come along […]

Signs You Have Corrosive Water

What if we were to tell you that, although it tastes fine and seems safe, your water may be corrosive? You may wonder, “How could that be?” In reality, corrosive water isn’t bad because of the water itself — it’s the particles and pH that really cause the problems. Since it’s not that easy to […]

How to Care for Your Water Softener

Your water softener does a great job of taking care of your family’s water supply by keeping your clothes and hair soft and your fixtures free of calcium buildup. With all that it does for you, don’t you think you should help it out and maintain it every once in a while? All it takes […]

Are Salt-Based Water Softeners Safe for the Environment?

In this day and age, when we know caring for the environment is so important, we have a duty to try our best to avoid using products or systems that hurt the environment. Recently, there has been some concern over whether or not salt-based water softeners are safe for the environment. The answer to that […]

What are Iron Water Filters?

How many times have you ever opened up someone’s toilet and noticed dark red and rust-colored stains decorating the inside of the bowl? Or have you opened what seems like a clean toilet, but you’re instantly hit in the face with a rotten egg smell? When your water supply is full of iron and sulfur, […]

Why Does My Tap Taste Salty?

Think about any time you’ve gone on vacation, went to the beach, and accidentally swallowed a mouthful of salt water. Yuck! It’s bad enough having to endure that taste once or twice, but imagine having to deal with it every time you pour a glass of tap water. You can experience tap water that tastes […]

The Scary Effects of Lead in Your Wisconsin Water Supply

The CDC dictates that water containing lead is safe to drink as long as the amount present is less than 15 parts per billion. But who feels safe drinking water with any amount of lead in it?! Unfortunately, there have been studies that show lead is present in several water supplies in Wisconsin. If that […]

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 […]

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