How Hard Water Affects Your Holiday Baking

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The United States Geological Survey (USGS) tells us that 85% of the United States is a hard water area. Hard water contains high amounts of calcium carbonate and magnesium and is not necessarily harmful to your health. However, this mineral-rich water can have particularly damaging effects on your home and lifestyle. How do I know … Read more

Consider Water Softener Options

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Consider Water Softener Options for Your Home Not every home comes equipped with a water softener. This informational guide was designed to provide you with all the information you need in order to make an educated and informed decision about what type of water softener is best for you and your home. Whether you have … Read more

Benefits of a Saltless Water Softener

Are you looking for a saltless water softener? Look no further. Aquarius Home Services is proud to offer the Kinetico saltless water softener. This innovative softener doesn’t use any salt or electricity, making it environmentally friendly and safe for people with sodium restrictions. If you’re looking for a way to make your home more eco-friendly, … Read more

Why Every Homeowner Should Install a Water Softener

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Why Should You Install a Water Softener? According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), an overwhelming 85% of the US is a hard water area. Hard water, which contains relatively high amounts of calcium carbonate and magnesium, is not necessarily harmful to your health. However, this mineral-rich water can have particularly damaging effects on your … Read more

Dangerous Levels of PFAS in Drinking Water

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The EPA’s New Guidelines The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released new non-binding health guidelines on drinking water and the acceptable level of PFAS. We are here to explain what that means and what you can do to ensure that your family has safe drinking water. PFAS refers to a group of man-made chemicals (PFOA, PFOS, … Read more

Water Softener FAQs: Common Water Softening Questions Answered

Common Water Softening Questions Answered

Did you know that hard water problems exist in 85% of homes nationwide? With those odds, especially if you’re living in Minnesota or Wisconsin, it’s very possible that your home is one of them. Fortunately, a water softener system offers a simple solution. If you are one of the many people who have considered purchasing … Read more

Simple Ways To Clean Limescale and Hard Water Stains in Your Home

Hard Water Stain on Faucet

Keeping your house fresh and clean can take a lot of hard work. This task can be more challenging if you are using hard water. Hard water can leave hard water stains that make your toilets, bathrooms, doors, taps, and fixtures unpleasant. What Is Hard Water? Hard water is water with a high concentration of … Read more

How Often Should You Have Your Water Softener or Water Treatment System Serviced?

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Hard water is a common problem in homes across Minnesota and Wisconsin. Suspended minerals like calcium and magnesium cause pipe corrosion, stains, and spots to form on glass and other surfaces. Hard water can also cause your laundry, especially white clothes, to be dull and stained. Bathing in hard water can leave your hair and … Read more

Do Water Softeners Also Filter My Home’s Water?


Many people understand the importance of having high-quality drinking water for the health and safety of their families. Increasingly, more homeowners have also begun appreciating the need for a proper water softener system to prevent all kinds of problems that hard water can cause in the home. Despite this awareness, many individuals mistakenly confuse water … Read more

Is My Drinking Water Safe?

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This is one of the most popular questions we receive from customers, and our answer always depends on your residential water supply system. If you have a private water source, for example, it’s not unusual for your drinking water to come into contact with natural or man-made contaminants that will affect its quality and safety. … Read more

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