Reverse Osmosis v. Carbon Filtration

One of the more common questions we receive is about the options for drinking water filtration. Two of the leading technologies for drinking water filtration are carbon-based filters and reverse osmosis filtration. They are decidedly different technologies with very different … Continue Reading

Removing Chlorine From Water

Removing Chlorine From Water Most folks are now aware that chlorine is unhealthy in drinking water. According to U.S. Council of Environmental Quality, the cancer risk to people who drink chlorinated water is 93 percent higher than among those whose water … Continue Reading

Waukesha Water Softener & Reverse Osmosis Needs

SITUATION We received a call from a customer, the thought was that his water softener was not working.  Another company had been out there previously, diagnosing the system as something that could not be fixed.  We’ll concur.  The electronics on … Continue Reading

Mukwonago Iron Filter & Reverse Osmosis Needs

SITUATION: This was a relatively common for Mukwonago area.  The family was seeing the typical high-levels of iron and the catalyst for the call was that they were seeing staining in toilets, tubs, and sinks even with the water softener … Continue Reading

What is Healthy Water?

The most common questions we receive as water treatment professionals are, “What is healthy water?” Or “Is my water healthy?”   Naturally, water itself is extremely healthy. It’s all of the impurities in your water that deem it unhealthy. Ultimately, … Continue Reading

How Can I Make My Water Healthier

Ultimately, whatever the source of your water, it is going to have some downsides. After the government regulates the first group of contaminants, which is less than 100, there are another 40,000+ known compounds. And quite a few of these … Continue Reading

Introduction to Municipal Water

While the concept of municipal water dates back thousands of years, there was not a single, central law on the books in the United States until 1974.  This law is known as the Safe Water Drinking Act (SWDA) and is … Continue Reading

Why Is My Tap Water Cloudy?

Cloudy tap water has a few causes. Two common sources of cloudy water are relatively non-harmful. A common, non-harmful source of cloudy water is air. This introduction of air will typically occur from the pumping of water so this can … Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Water Science: Penta-Hydrate

The internet is a weird place. Of late, we’ve had more calls and questions over some of these scientifically sketchy claims of ‘new water technology’ than ever before. Fortunately, real scientists have taken steps to debunk this pseudoscience. … Continue Reading

Fertilizer in Drinking Water

We know that fertilizers and pesticides are directly related to various cancers, but didn’t know the leading source of fertilizers per acre until recently. … Continue Reading