Clean water is essential for life. We need water to drink, to bathe, and to clean our homes. You can test the quality of the water in your home by purchasing and using a home test kit, by engaging your senses, or by procuring a Water...
How a Water Well is Drilled
Educational video showing step by step, the processes of well drilling, well construction and equipment installation needed to provide a safe home water supply.
10 Tips for Conserving Water
According to the United States Envionmental Protection Agency, there are 13.5+ million in-ground irrigation systems and up to 50 percent of the water used outdoors is wasted from inefficient watering methods and systems waste and protect the environment Check for leaks, broken heads and other potential problems annually. Change your settings to adjust for seasonal differences and reset the timer when needed. Know how to run…
What's In Your Water?
Chloramine has been replacing chlorine in some municipal water treatment systems due to concerns about chlorine's health effects. The problem is, chloramine seems to have harmful health effects that are similar to chlorine Protect Your Household Your safest bet to stop chloramine from entering your home is with a whole home filtration system. Keep in mind that water softeners & many popular home water filters do…
Where Well Water Comes from and Why It Matters
Where Well Water Comes from and Why It Matters They say that you can appreciate something more by learning about its roots. By finding out how something began, you can understand why it is the way it is. When it comes to the water coming from a well, its origins are actually quite interesting. As …
How We Improve Your Water Quality
Monthly Drinking Water Quality Reports Below are monthly drinking water reports submitted to the State of Maine Drinking Water Program to demonstrate compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act. (Reports are saved in Adobe Acrobat format. Click here if you need the free Acrobat reader.)
Top tips to save water
Drought is a real concern, not just currently in Cape Town, but worldwide. We can all make a difference, though. Here are some tips to help save water so our kids don't become husks of human beings.
Part II: what happens to waste water in Williams
Photo by Wendy Howell City Manager Skylor Miller and City Councilman Bernie Hiemenz check the effluent that leaves the wastewater plant “(Wastewater treatment) is actually very similar to water treatment,” said Williams City Manager Skylor Miller. “It goes through a similar treatment process but it is biological process instead of a chemical process.” The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ)…
How to conserve water at home
www.howdini.com/howdini-video-6697139.html Water conservation tips How to conserve water at home Most of us use far more water at home than we realize...
How Tankless Water Heaters Conserve Water
Tankless water heaters have increased in popularity dramatically in recent years, thanks to their energy efficiency and their ability to conserve water. Using a Rinnai tankless water heater as an example, this video explains how your plumber can help you save water by installing a tankless water heater. If you have a traditional water heater, …
Well Water Treatment for Hard Water
If you have a water well, you should know how water softeners work. Well water often needs a water softener, and other types of water treatment.
How Water Filtering Helps Save Water
Water is an indispensable resource needed to sustain our lives as humans. You can survive without food for a while, however, if you don’t have access to drinkable water, you will be dead within days. Hence, the importance of water cannot be overemphasized. A lot of people may not know this; however, you are contributing […]
How to Shut Off the Water to Your Water Heater
Learn how to shut off the water to your water heater with help from the water heater repair and plumbing experts at Garvin's Sewer Service in Denver, CO!
Why Water Ionizers are Better than Bottled Water
Why is alkaline water so expensive? If you buy it by the bottle, it costs more than a gallon of gas! Water ionizers make alkaline water for pennies per Gal.
Why Soft Water Is Preferable to Hard Water
Anyone with hard water knows it can make simple chores like washing the dishes and doing laundry more difficult. But what is it about this type of water that compromises your home’s plumbing? Hard water can cause damage to your plumbing, scaling on plumbing fixtures and dry, itchy skin. Other problems hard water poses include: …
Can You Trust Government Supplied Water? Bottled Water? What is the only water you should drink?...
How to Select the Right Water Pump for Your Watering Activities
Visit the Allconnect Connected Home blog to learn how to choose the best water pump for your new home.
How To Choose A Water Testing Laboratory For Your Water Well
Annual water testing will help you know what is in your well water. learn how to evaluate a well water testing laboratory.
How Can I Test My Water at Home with a Water Test Kit?
A home water test kit helps you discover what's in your drinking water. Water may look crystal clear in your glass, but that doesn't mean there aren't microscopic contaminants floating inside. John Woodard, our Master Water Specialist, discusses your water testing options so you can find out how clean your water really is What is a home water test kit? Home water test kits come in a variety of methods, styles, and shapes. They include simple test strips that you dunk in the…
How Water Filters Work
Water filter basics cover the technology of how water filters keep your water clean. Learn more about the basics of water filters.