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Archive for July, 2018

Why You Should Consider Installing a HALO Water Filter

Monday, July 30th, 2018

DrainAs we’ve discussed before on this blog, a lot of towns and cities unfortunately do not keep their citizens’ drinking water as clean as they should. Even those areas that do have pretty good water filtration systems will never be able to completely get rid of all contaminants in the water supply. If you want to add an extra layer of protection to your plumbing system, and make sure that your exposure to harmful contaminants is minimal, then we recommend installing a HALO water filter.

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Is a Water Filter Right for Me?

Monday, July 16th, 2018

water-filterWater filtration is a tricky subject, more so than it really should be. In an ideal world, the city in which you live would be able to filter out any and all waterborne contaminants that could harm you before they reach your plumbing system. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. The effectiveness of water filtration varies wildly depending on where you live. Even if you live in a really good area for water quality, the municipal water treatment plant will not be able to completely take care of all the potentially harmful issues in the water supply. If you want to be completely certain of the quality of your water, the best thing to do is install a water filtration system in your home. Let’s go over why you might want a water filter in your home, and the different kinds of water filters available.

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You Might Want a Water Treatment System if You Notice These Symptoms

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Corroded-PipesAs you probably know, city water treatment can be quite a bit less effective than it should be. Depending on where you live, your water might be mostly safe or barely potable. Regardless, though, you should know that your city’s water treatment will never be perfect. There will always be trace elements of contaminants of various kinds that make it through the purification process and into your home. Some of these contaminants are just minor inconveniences. Others can be major health threats. Regardless, you’ll be much better off in the long run if you take extra steps to address them. If you’re not sure whether or not you need to install a water treatment system in your home, consider the signs below that you need a new water treatment system.

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