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5 Key Water Treatment Tips for Your Aboveground Pool

February 3, 2022

An aboveground pool is an affordable alternative to in-ground options, but they still require a significant amount of care and maintenance. One of the most important aspects of pool upkeep is regular pool water treatment to keep bacterial and fungal growth at bay. Here are some of the most important pool treatment tips to keep your water healthy and clean now and into the future. Keep your pump running at least eight hours a day If your pool is equipped with a pump and filtration system, keep it running at least eight hours a day to remove dust and other... View Article

Everything You Need to Know About Testing Your Water Quality

January 20, 2022

If you get water from a municipal source, it’s consistently tested at the source. However, as water moves through aging infrastructure, it can pick up contaminants as it travels to your home. You should be testing water for quality regularly, as harmful bacteria and minerals could be hazardous to your family’s health. How should you test, and what should you look for? Here are some of the water testing basics you need to know. When to test your water You really should be testing your water as often as possible since you never know when your water quality could change.... View Article

Five Signs Your Well Water Is Contaminated

January 5, 2022

If you rely on well water to supply your home or business, you know that there can be complications from time to time. A lot of these problems simply don’t affect people who count on municipal systems for their water supply, but part of the appeal of having well water in the first place is the control over its quality and how you choose to treat it. That said, there are some instances where your well water could be contaminated, sometimes to an extent where it can pose a health risk to you and your family. As a result, it’s... View Article

Why Does My Water Taste Salty?

December 22, 2021

One of the most disconcerting things that can happen in your home is your tap water tasting a little funny. One relatively common thing people experience is turning on the faucet and finding that the water tastes salty. There can be a number of reasons why you might experience this most unwelcome surprise, and they’re usually related to what’s going on in your water supply. Read on for some more insight into why your water might be suddenly leaving a salty taste in your mouth. What chemicals make water salty? As we noted above, usually water tastes salty due to... View Article

What Causes Drinking Water to Taste or Smell Bad?

December 7, 2021

We expect water flowing from our taps to be odorless and taste fresh. That’s generally the case here in America due to our infrastructure system; however, there are cases in which water can develop a nasty taste or a foul smell. If you’re asking yourself, “How can I figure out why my drinking water tastes bad?” then continue reading to learn why and what can be done to fix it. Rotten egg smell Hydrogen sulfide in your water supply is the usual culprit behind a rotten egg smell coming from your water, but it could also be a problem with... View Article

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